|Date:||Wednesday 10 June 2020|
|Suitability:||Key Stage 2, Years 4 - 6|
When Tammy disappears from their small village, only her twin brother Ethan knows she has been abducted by aliens. Can he rescue her with the help of his friend Iggy, a small smelly alien, Suzy the trained chicken and a spaceship called Philip? Bestselling author Ross Welford introduces his latest book, an out of this world adventure, The Kid Who Who Came From Outer Space. Ross will be talking about his characters, and inspirations and hopefully there’ll be time for a little bit of magic …
Ross Welford is the author of four other highly acclaimed novels including Time Travelling With A Hamster in 2017 which was nominated for every major children’s writing prize including the Carnegie Medal, the Blue Peter Children’s Book Award and the Waterstones Children’s Book Prize. Ross was a magazine journalist and television producer before becoming a full time writer. He’s also a member of the world’s exclusive magic club, The Magic Circle. Ross lives in London with his family, a border collie and a hamster.
Focus: Generating ideas for creative writing/Merging science and fiction
Booklist: The Kid Who Came From Space
Barnes Green, Beside Barnes Pond, Station Road, Barnes SW13 ONH
This venue is fully accessible and has disabled toilets available.