Jumping into the Goblet of Fire… by Ruth Symes

 To be honest it was really very magical being an extra in the Goblet of Fire and lots of the other extras’ costumes were amazing. Friends got to dress up with wizard’s hats and coats, cute long elfin like lacy dresses, stripy this’s and spotty...
Piggies’ Day Out – Ruth Symes / Megan Rix

Piggies’ Day Out – Ruth Symes / Megan Rix

On Tuesday I helped out (mainly did a lot of ooohing and aaahing) at an event called Piggies’ Day Out. It was organised by Project 229 and Booktastic and it was brilliant. There were piggy stories – The Three Little Pigs for under 7’s (the group...

Writing for the Guardian today :)

Megan Rix is writing about amazing animals today on the Guardian website – click here to have a read: http://www.theguardian.com/childrens-books-site/2014/jul/04/top-10-animal-war-heroes-first-world-war-megan-rix  
Reading for Pleasure

Reading for Pleasure

I’ve been having a nail biting, train zooming, speed-writing, brain tingling time recently. Deadlines have loomed and been achieved – hurrah! Hay Festival talk went brilliantly – hurrah – (even though my dogs who’d been given special...

Thumbs up to the new Sutton Library Reading Group

A brand new reading group for 8-12’s is launched today at Sutton library at 2.15pm today. Head along if you’re in the area and thumbs up to you all and hope you all have a great time 🙂 Good luck tweets to @suttonlibrary