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Bestselling Author to Visit Manor

16th Mar 2018

Bestselling Author to Visit Manor

Bestselling author Katy Birchall will visit Manor on Monday 19 March 2018. Students will have the opportunity to buy personally signed and dedicated copies of her books.

Katy is the author of the very popular IT Girl series.


Research shows that author events in schools inspire children and help them on their journey to a love of reading.

The impact of an author visiting shouldn't be underestimated. These are the types of things that people talk about when you ask them what they remember about school.

Times Educational Supplement

Writers visiting schools can make a significant difference to a child's attitudes to and enjoyment of writing, offering new perspectives on writing and what it can do.

The Arts Council