MAGICAL STORIES FOR 9-12 YEAR OLDS
WHEN Friday, September 16th | 3.30PM-4.30PM
WHERE Portumna Library
Geraldine Mills is the author of three collections of short stories and four collections of poetry. She has been awarded many prizes and bursaries including the Hennessy/Tribune New Irish Writer Award, two Arts Council Bursaries and a Patrick and Katherine Kavanagh Fellowship. Her fiction and poetry are taught in universities in Connecticut and Massachusetts, U.S.A. She is a mentor with NUI Galway and an online tutor with Creative Writing Ink. She will read from Gold, her first children’s novel which has just been published by Little Island, Ireland.
More info: www.geraldinemills.com
Nigel Quinlan is an Irish author who lives in Cloughjordan Co Tipperary. Nigel will read from his children's fantasy novel, The Maloneys' Magical Weatherbox, which was published last year by Orion Children's/Hachette and in the US by Roaringbrook Press. His next book will be The Cloak Of Feathers, out sometime next year from Hachette.
Follow him on Twitter @Nigellicus