Supporting children to become writers

To be completed by: Tue 01 May 2018

Time: -Tue 01 May 2018 | Venue:

As part of Bradford's Education Covenant, bestselling author E. Rachael Hardcastle is offering creative writing workshops to schools, with the potential for the children to become published authors.

Rachael is a multi-genre fiction author from Bradford, West Yorkshire. She believes in her community; that together we can build a stronger future for the next generation and that this should begin with education. Her goal is to encourage young people to read more and to write creatively, to express their thoughts and feelings and to strengthen their literacy skills.

In 2017/18 she has helped over 100 children in Year 6 to become published authors and hopes to accomplish her mission through further memorable school and community visits, inspiring children to write poems and short stories.

What's included?

  • Your questions answered! Meet a #1 bestselling author with over 7 years of writing and publishing experience. Perfect for career and creative arts days.
  • Full or half day workshop/s - 'An Introduction to Creative Writing' presentation with fun prompts and activities tailored to a current topic of study.
  • Children can become published authors! Includes a free published paperback and e-book containing the children's stories for the school's library and website, with professional formatting and cover design. Extra copies are available on request.


Full day: £238.00         Half day: £153.00

To contact the author or find out more, visit

"Emma inspired us all when she came to visit and this resulted in some excellent stories. The children are delighted with their completed books and the fact that they are now published authors. We are very proud of Low Ash Primary's 'Ghosts of Valhalla' Books 1 and 2 and can't wait for the whole order to arrive!"



Published: 01/05/2018
Audience: Young People
Contact: E Rachael Hardcastle

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