12 fantastic children’s authors visited us this morning, for The Great North Author Tour II.
These 12 authors visited schools yesterday and today they are taking in a tour of North East bookshops … Guisborough Bookshop, Little Ripon Bookshop, Drake the Bookshop, & Forum Books.
A huge thank you to authors – Kerry Drewery, Dan Smith, Gabrielle Kent, Em Lynas, Sally Nicholls, Sarah Todd Taylor, Will Mabbitt, James Nicol, Vashti Hardy, Chloe Daykin, Simon Bartram, & Lorraine Gregory!
An extra big thanks to Richard Drake, of Drake the Bookshop Stockton for organising GNAT II.
8 year old Joe Monaghan came along with his Dad and Brother, to give the authors a Bookmark each. Joe has fundraising for #Freddiesfightand the bookshop are selling his handmade book marks for sell for 50p each.
What a Day!! Please come back next year when the scaffolding will be down!!