Author Talk: Sharna Jackson (Bromley)

Meet Sharna Jackson, children’s author of the High Rise Mystery series of books. For 8-11 year olds

About this event

Find out more about the writing process, whether you are more like Nik or Norva – our detective duo – and ask any questions you like.

Sharna Jackson is an author and curator who specialises in developing and delivering socially-engaged initiatives for children and young people across culture, publishing and entertainment.

Her debut novel High-Rise Mystery released in 2019 has won numerous awards and accolades including Best Book for Younger Readers at the 2020 Waterstones Book Prize and Sunday Times Book of the Week. The sequel, Mic Drop, was released in 2020. Sharna also develops books to encourage participation in the arts, with two activity books released with Tate in 2014. She was Southbank Centre’s Imagine A Story Author in 2019/20 creating London/Londoff with over 1200 school children in the capital.

Sharna lives on a ship in Rotterdam, Netherlands.

Information for the event

When you book, you will receive confirmation. The link to join the event will be emailed the day before the event. It will be delivered on Zoom.

Please note that these events are for children and no adults on their own will be admitted. There will be a waiting room for admittance. Microphones will be muted but attendees will have a chance to ask questions.

Please join promptly – this event will start on time and late-comers will not be admitted. This is due to safeguarding polices for events aimed at children, young people and families.

Other Conditions

• Please log your child into the session. You agree to your child taking part

• You will not record the session

• Your child will only take part in the video session and will not send any individual messages to any participants on the call.

• Zoom is an external social platform and GLL hold’s no responsibility for the site. You are joining of your own accord.

Thank you for joining us!

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