Archive for the 'Competitions' Category

Competiton winner leads Lari Don into a maze

Thursday, November 17th, 2011

Ladies and gentlemen, I am proud to announce that the winner of the Set the Scene Competition is… (drum roll please) Emily Wright with her suggestion Traquair House! The sun shone brightly as author Lari Don met the winner of her Set the Scene Competition yesterday. Emily Wright won the competition with her suggestion that […]

Set the Scene Competition is Closed

Monday, September 26th, 2011

The deadline for Lari Don’s Set the Scene Competition was last Friday and now the judges (including Lari herself) are working their way through nearly 200 entries to find the best place for a chase or a good site for a fight. The competition is looking for a location which Lari can use in the […]

Set the Scene Competition

Monday, August 15th, 2011

Calling all creative primary school pupils – have you entered Lari Don’s Set the Scene Competition yet? All you need to do is think of a special real-life Scottish location that Kelpies author Lari Don could use in the fourth, and final, book in her First Aid for Fairies series and tell us all about […]

Anne Forbes — Dragon Seeker — Author Interview

Monday, July 25th, 2011

In case you missed it, here is the Book of the Month author interview with Anne Forbes. Anne released the final book in her brilliant Dragonfire fantasy series earlier this year. Q: When did you start writing? Anne Forbes [AF]: I started writing in 2001. My first book was a history book which took a […]

Set the Scene Competition — Now Open!

Wednesday, June 29th, 2011

Do you know a place in Scotland that would be great for a chase? Can you think of the perfect site for a fight? We want to hear your ideas! Last Thursday, author Lari Don, launched the Set the Scene Competition which asks primary school children to suggest a real-life location in Scotland which Lari […]