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Ally Sherrick | Author, Performer
Ally Sherrick is an award-winning children’s author specialising in historical fiction for KS2 & 3. Her books include the upcoming THE QUEENS FOOL set in Tudor England, THE BURIED CROWN, a World War Two-set tale of two brave children who get caught up in a Nazi plot to steal an item of priceless Anglo-Saxon treasure, and BLACK POWDER, which tells the story of young Catholic boy, Tom’s desperate race to save his father from the hangman’s noose against the backdrop of the infamous Gunpowder Plot.
What I can do for you
30 minute session
Reading from one of Ally’s books plus author Q&A
Longer sessions – 45 minutes to an hour
Ally’s treasure box
Ally delves into her personal treasure box, using to objects from her past to illustrate her journey to becoming a published author. Plus reading and Q&A.
Building a story from an historical object
Ally works with the children to build a story using historical objects as inspirations. Plus reading and Q&A.
Time travelling workshop
Ally works with the children to create ideas for a story and characters set in the past. Plus reading and Q&A.
**All sessions suitable for KS2 and lower end of KS3 (Years 7&8)**
Ally can supply signed bookplates if schools wish to organise book sales of her titles
Please contact AAUK for fee information