Ilkley Literature Children’s Festival: EXCLUSIVE

Ilkley Literature Children's Festival It's hard to believe that 2013 is the 40th anniversary of the Ilkley Literature Festival. To mark the occasion, this year's Children's Festival looks better than ever. Among the names appearing this year are … [read more]

Elen Caldecott Interview

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Writer Elen Caldecott graduated with an MA in Writing for Young People from Bath Spa University. Her first novel How Kirsty Jenkins Stole the Elephant was shortlisted for the Waterstone's Children's Prize and longlisted for the 2010 Carnegie Award. … [read more]