2009–2010

22 September
Patrick Ness
Young adult author
27 September
Michael Rosen
Poet
28 September
Dominic Gill
Tandem-cyclist & author
6 October
Rebecca Lisle
Children’s author
21 October
Tim Emmett
Extreme sportsman & author
10 November
Kids’ Lit Quiz
Year 7 & 8 Scholars
20 November
Andy Stanton
Children’s author
25 November
Charlie Higson
Children’s author
1 Dec
Marcus Sedgwick
Children’s author
2 February
Jason Bradbury
The Gadget Show presenter
& children’s author
1 March
Greg Doran
RSC Associate Director
& author
10 March
Anthony Browne
Children’s Laureate
23 March
Val Bloom
Poet
26 April
David Briggs
Teacher & poet
10 May
Tony Lacey
Penguin editor
10 May
Joe Dunthorne
Poet
11 May
Fiona Hamilton
Poet
12 May
Alexis Kirschbaum
Penguin Classics editor
12 May
Helen Dunmore &
Penelope Lively
Authors
25 May
Dominic Gill
Tandem-cyclist & author
15 June
Alex Scarrow
Children’s author
16 June
Jeremy Strong:
Puffin Prize-giving
Puffin Family Book Quiz
Children’s author