Malorie Blackman OBE

Thursday, 20 April 2017

This term the focus author is Malorie Blackman OBE. She has written over 60 books for children and teenagers which have been translated into 15 languages. Malories loves science and computers and sometimes uses these subject as a base for her books. In fact before she became an author she was a computer programmer. In her free time Malorie likes to write poetry, compose music, play the piano and play computer games. In her role as Children's Laureate,  (from 2013 - 2015), Malorie promoted reading and reading for pleasure at every opportunity. She is passionate about reading and responds to anyone who says they do not like reading by saying "you haven't found the right book yet".

 Come to the Library and have a look at what there is to borrow, you may just find the 'right book for you'.