Author to tour island schools
AUTHOR, illustrator and graphic novelist Laura Ellen Anderson is set to visit schools in the Western Isles between May 15 and 19.
London-based Laura is is the creator of the popular Evil
Emperor Penguin graphic novel series and the illustrator for many other books.
This tour will see Laura lead a bespoke and interactive comic workshop for P4-7 and S1 pupils that focuses on creating comic characters, plot and story boards.
The tour is sponsored by Scottish Friendly Assurance and organised by Scottish Book Trust. Laura’s dates are: Monday May 15, 9.15am Sgoil an Rubha, Bayble, Point, Isle of Lewis; 1.45pm, Stornoway Primary School; Tuesday May 16, 10.30am, Sgoil nan Loch, Lochs; 2.30pm, Laxdale Primary School, Laxdale; Wednesday May 17, 10.30am, Pairc School, Gravir, Lewis; 2.30pm, Sir Edward Scott School, Tarbert, Harris; Thursday May 18, 10.30am, North Uist School; 2.30pm, Balivanich Primary School, Isle of Benbecula; Friday May 19, 10.30am, Castlebay Community School, Barra; 2.50pm, Eoilgarry Primary School.