(YRS 5 - 8) Noah's Gold with Frank Cottrell-Boyce Packed with mystery, adventure and laughs, Noah's Gold is the exciting novel from the bestselling, multi-award-winning author of Millions and Cosmic, Frank Cottrell-Boyce. What would you do if you were marooned on a deserted island with five of your classmates, no teacher and no internet? Award-winning author Frank Cottrell-Boyce has some ideas as he introduces you to his exciting new novel, Noah's Gold, packed with mystery, adventure and laughs. Frank will be live and available to answer all your golden questions. "A writer of comic genius - he has something of Roald Dahl’s magic, but more heart". Sunday Telegraph"Joyous writing. Wonderful characters. Authentic humour. Heart & soul. So Much Fun. And, oh, the dialogue! Just love it! Pure class." Jenny Pearson, author of The Super Miraculous Journey of Freddie Yates BOOKING INFORMATION Author: Frank Cottrell-Boyce School Years: YRS 5, 6, 7 & 8 Date: 13/06/22 Venue: Great Hall, Hexham Abbey Time: 10:45-11:30am (also available at 1.30-2.15pm) Cost: £2 per child. FREE places for pupil premium children and staff Books: Available to pre-order for dedicating and signing after the event Contact: Please email [email protected] for enquiries and bookings About Frank Cottrell-Boyce Frank Cottrell Boyce is a children's novelist who won the Carnegie Medal for his first book - Millions - in 2004 and the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize for The Unforgotten Coat in 2013. Millions was made into a film by Danny Boyle, for whom Frank went on to work as the writer on the London Olympics Opening Ceremony, 2012. His other books include Framed (filmed by the BBC), Cosmic and The Astounding Broccoli Boy. He also wrote the three official sequels to Chitty Chitty Bang Bang. His films include 24 Hour Party People, God on Trial and Hilary and Jackie.