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Swapna Haddow Author Event

November 6, 2023 @ 9:30 am - 10:30 am

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November 6, 2023
9:30 am - 10:30 am
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About Swapna

Swapna Haddow, who also writes as Swapna Reddy, is the award-winning children’s author of the Dave Pigeon books and this year she was a World Book Day author with her book ‘Dave Pigeon (Bookshop Mayhem!)’. She loves writing about boisterous animals and madcap adventures and is working with Faber & Faber, Macmillan, Scholastic and Oxford University Press to bring stories to young readers around the world. Check out Swapna’s website: swapnahaddow.co.uk Swapna on Twitter (@swapnahaddow)

Focus Book

The session will be focused on Dave Pigeon (Kittens!) Dave Pigeon (Kitten!) by Swapna Haddow cover image

Buy the book

Buy the book Dave Pigeon (Kittens!) for your school up to 7 days before the event and we’ll make sure they arrive before the event (please note, you will need to check out the books separately to your tickets as we can not process event credit transactions and card payments in the same transaction). We will send you a printable pdf with a link for parents to buy the book after the event via email in the lead up to the event, along with any further resources.

What to expect

Swapna will introduce her brand new book ‘Dave Pigeon (Kittens!)’ in this interactive writing workshop. Hear her read from her book and learn how to create your very own story plans. There will also be a chance to ask Swapna questions and hear her top tips. Here’s the author with an introduction to get your pupil’s excited about the event.

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What happens next

  • Buy your tickets using one event credit. Not got a credit? Get yours by starting a virtual events subscription.
  • You’ll receive your tickets via email – they will include your zoom meeting link.
  • We’ll send you an event reminder nearer the time.
  • You’ll also be able to access the zoom meeting using the link on your ticket or from the event page from 15 mins before the event (for logged in ticket holders only).
  • Buy a copy of the book for your school before the event.
  • Allow parents to buy the book after the event (you’ll get a commission for each book sold).
  • We’ll send you hints and tips for getting the most out of your event subscription too – so watch out for that! Or view them here.