12 tales of adventure, magic and wonder from a stellar
author and illustrator line-up.
12 wintry tales of wonder, from the funny to the ghostly, from
the heartfelt to the action-packed-there is something here for
everyone to love...
Written by some of the most outstanding talents in children's
fiction today, including Eoin Colfer, Roddy Doyle, Derek Landy and
John Boyne, and with stunning illustrations from the likes of
Oliver Jeffers, PJ Lynch, Chris Haughton and Niamh Sharkey, to name
but a few. This is a gorgeous hardback that no family bookshelf
should be without.
All profits go to Fighting Words-the Irish Story Centre in
support of Creative Writing for Children and Adults.
Fighting Words was set up in 2009 by Roddy Doyle and Sean Love
to offer free creative writing workshops for people of all ages.
Since it opened its doors the centre has tutored almost 40,000
Fighting Words was inspired by Dave Eggers's 826 Valencia
project in the USA, as have been creative writing centres all over
the world since then, including Milan, Stockholm, London, Barcelona
and Sydney. All of these creative writing centres are informally
linked together-they communicate regularly, sharing ideas and