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Catalyst Encounters: Theresa Breslin @ Cardinal Newman

Theresa Breslin visited Taylor High School and Cardinal Newman High School as part of the Catalyst Encounters Tour 2012. Pupils from Bellshill Academy joined the audience at Cardinal Newman.

Catalyst Encounters 2012

We’ve got a fantastic set of author tours on the horizon, with pupils across North Lanarkshire having a chance to meet some wonderful Scottish authors: Des Dillon, Linda Strachan, Theresa Breslin and Keith Gray. 2nd October Caldervale High School, Airdrie Coatbridge High School 12th October Calderhead High School, Shotts Coltness High School, Cambusnethan 25th October […]

Keren David @ Cardinal Newman

Report from Ms Skea On Thursday 27th October the Rapid Readers Cookie Club enjoyed a visit from the Catalyst Book Award 2011 shortlisted author Keren David. Keren gave a very interesting talk about her book ‘When I was Joe’ and also gave tips about creative writing and how to get into journalism. She also gave […]

Catalyst Awards Ceremony 2009

Many congratulations to Theresa Breslin, whose novel, ‘The Nostradamus Prophecy‘ is the winner of the North Lanarkshire Catalyst Teenage Book Awards 2009. Over 700 votes were cast from teenagers in secondary schools and public libraries across North Lanarkshire. The Awards ceremony took place at St Maurice’s High School on October 8th, with an audience of over 260 pupils from […]

Catalyst Finalists 2009

The announcement of this year’s Catalyst Shortlist will take place in New Stevenston Library at 10.00 am on World Book Day – Thursday 5th March. Pupils from St Maurice’s, St Aidan’s, Cardinal Newman and Brannock High Schools will provide a brief biography of the four final authors, and will read a short extract from each […]