Tag Archive | Alex Scarrow

Messages from the awards


Catalyst 2011 – a pupil’s eye view!

Report from Damon, Caldervale High School That’s it! Another year past for the Catalyst team. Another longlist shortlisted – another author crowned winner.  And one can only look back at what a great year it was. Going into its eighth year, the Catalyst team, once again, did a fantastic job. The longlist had been selected […]

The winner of the Catalyst Award 2011 is…

The teenagers of North Lanarkshire have spoken and TimeRiders is the winner of the 2011 Catalyst Book Award. Congratulations to the wonderful Alex Scarrow, and commiserations to the amazing and lovely Gillian Cross, Cathy MacPhail  and Keren David. The awards took place at Our Lady’s High School, Motherwell, on Friday 28th October. Full details will follow […]

Alex Scarrow @ Caldervale

As part of the Catalyst Awards Author Tour 2011, Alex Scarrow visited Caldervale High School.  Alex introduced his shortlisted novel, Time Riders, to a group of S3 pupils along with the Catalyst Book Group. His movie style trailer for the novel went down a storm as did his jumping on and off the furniture (and […]

Catalyst Longlist 2011