Adventures on Trains with M G Leonard 

Join Beetle Boy author M G Leonard and embark on a thrilling adventure... and hear all about how she creates her bestselling and award-winning Adventures on Trains series.

M G Leonard will talk about how to construct a mystery, how she writes with fellow author, Sam Sedgman, how they choose their locations and explain why she chose a detective who loves to draw as her hero.

Bring a suitcase full of questions and enjoy the ride!


BOOKING INFORMATION

  • Author: M G Leonard
  • School Years: YRS 4, 5 & 6
  • Date: 15/06/22
  • Time: 1.30-2.15pm
  • Venue: Theatre, Queen's Hall Arts Centre 
  • 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

Sabotage on the Solar Express, M G Leonard, Sam Sedgman, Elisa Paganelli, Macmillan Children's Books


NEW RELEASE: Sabotage on the Solar Express (Feb 2022) 

Ride into danger with Hal and Uncle Nat in the fifth breathtaking Adventures on Trains mystery, Sabotage on the Solar Express. 

Billionaire train enthusiast August Reza has invited Harrison Beck and Uncle Nat on the maiden voyage of the Solar Express - the winning design of his Reza’s Rocket competition. But during the journey, they discover the train has been sabotaged, hurtling passengers into a heart-stopping, action-packed thrill ride across the Australian Outback. Can Hal find the saboteur and stop the runaway train before disaster strikes?

Sabotage on the Solar Express, M G Leonard, Sam Sedgman, Elisa Paganelli, Macmillan Children's Books Sabotage on the Solar Express, M G Leonard, Sam Sedgman, Elisa Paganelli, Macmillan Children's Books Sabotage on the Solar Express, M G Leonard, Sam Sedgman, Elisa Paganelli, Macmillan Children's Books

About M G Leonard

M G Leonard has made up stories ever since she was a girl, but, back then, adults called them lies or tall tales and she didn’t write them down. As a grown-up, her favourite things to create stories about are beetles, birds, and trains. Her books have been translated into over forty languages and won many awards. She is the vice president of the insect charity Buglife, and a founding author of Authors4Oceans. She lives in Brighton with her husband, two sons, a fat cat called Kasper, a dog called Nell, and a variety of exotic beetles.