Posts Tagged ‘Creative Writing’

  1. School visits: bonus time


    September 18, 2014 by Lydia Syson

    There’s something particularly satisfying about reading creative work that’s been produced by students after a school visit. ¬†Last summer I …
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  2. A small shout about…


    June 21, 2013 by Lydia Syson

    This time last week I was contemplating the hidden qualities of a household sponge with a small group of Tigers …
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  3. WBW Competition winning entry: These Talking Walls by James Barber (Sidcot School)


    June 6, 2012 by Lydia Syson

      Chapter 1 – Arno Svoboda I stepped from the bus onto the campus grounds. The building was magnificent, a …
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“A mesmerising portrait of a family unravelling” THE TIMES (Best historical fiction in 2018)

“Powerful, intense and beautiful” HISTORICAL NOVEL REVIEW

“This tense, evocative, richly-imagined novel conjures the voices of a strange time and place, and makes them universal” EMMA DARWIN

“Syson brings history alive” THE OBSERVER

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