Other book festivals are available

The Edinburgh International Book Festival kicks off today – and as it’s our local, we’re particularly excited about it. FRA writers and illustrators appear at the following [...]

The best challenge of the summer!

Today we’re handing over the FRA News slot to Sue Purkiss, whose latest novel, Jack Fortune and the Search for the Hidden Valley was selected for this year’s Summer Reading Challenge. [...]

Sue Purkiss – and the delights of school visits

There are a fair number of no-so-happy stories circulating about author visits in schools, so here’s an entirely positive story for World Book Day, largely celebrated in schools who value [...]