Top author speaks to schoolchildren

15:00 01 March 2014

Children

Children's writer, Michelle Paver, visited Exmouth Community College to talk about her career as an author. Picture by Alex Walton. Ref exe 5713-09-14AW. To order your copy of this photograph go to www.exmouthjournal.co.uk and click on Photo Orders

Archant

Schoolchildren from Exmouth have enjoyed an inspirational talk from a prize-winning author.

Michelle Paver, who won the Guardian Children’s Fiction Prize for her Chronicles of Ancient Darkness series, visited the town as part of a tour to promote her latest series, Gods and Warriors.

At Exmouth Community College, she spoke to the college’s year seven pupils, and also year six pupils from Exmouth primary schools.

As well as listening to the talk, pupils were also able to buy signed copies of one of her books.

0 comments

Other News Stories

09:00

Health bosses are considering a list of 25 services which could use the revamped Budleigh Salterton Hospital.

Read more
Yesterday, 09:00
Minister of State for Housing and Planning, Brandon Lewis MP, met with Lympstone Parish Council and Neighbourhood Plan group at the village hall. Ref exe 6020-04-15AW. Picture: Alex Walton

Residents of Lympstone now know when they can vote on the village’s neighbourhood plan after the date for the vote was set.

Read more
Fri, 16:00
Icy roads

Devon County Council’s highways teams are geared up to respond to whatever the weather throws at the county this weekend.

Read more
Fri, 08:49
Some of the year six children from Littleham and Woodbury Salterton primary schools are pictured with their headteacher Duncan Nelmes as the two schools have joined in a mangement partnership. Ref exe 7461-40-14SH Picture: Simon Horn

More than 200 children will benefit if two primary schools join forces, say education bosses.

Read more

Local Weather

Partly Cloudy

Partly Cloudy

max temp: 3°C

min temp: 0°C

Most Read News

Advertise in the Paper
Submit a Story
Subscriptions Order
Competitions
Photo Orders
Family notices
iwitness24
Google Plus
Facebook
Twitter
Family Notices 24

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Exmouth Journal e-edition today E-edition

Exmouth's trusted business finder