Monsters of the mind with Niel Bushnell


Suitable for 8-12 year olds

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Join children’s author Niel Bushnell and create your own mythical monsters and creepy creatures using just your imagination and sinister sounds.

Inspired by his work as an animator for shows including Doctor Who and The Dumping Ground, Niel will challenge you to imagine your own scary monsters, draw them and help you to write your own monster-packed adventures!

About Niel Bushnell

Niel Bushnell is an award-winning science-fiction and fantasy author based in the north-east of England. He has two children’s books published by Andersen Press in the UK called Sorrowline and Timesmith, and a YA novel called Altitude published by Magic Number Books.

When he’s not writing, or talking about writing, Niel is animating. He’s worked on numerous film and TV projects including The Dumping Ground for CBBC and the Doctor Who DVD range. He lives in Hartlepool with his wife and two daughters.

He is currently writing a science-fiction series for adults called The Arkship Saga.

WRITE Festival 2018

This event is part of The Word’s WRITE Festival which is being held between 12 – 25 May 2018.

The Festival is jam-packed with events and workshops for people of all ages to enjoy. Find out more by viewing our full WRITE Festival programme.

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