It was fantastic to see all the work you'd been doing on Varjak Paw, and to hear such enthusiasm for reading and books in general. It was also very inspiring and encouraging for me as a writer to see the brilliant reactions of Year 4 to my reading from my new book Phoenix! If you'd like to know more about it, here's a short book trailer that Dave McKean made, which brings the opening of the book to life with animation based on his original illustrations:
I'd love to hear what you think if you have a chance to read it! And if anyone would like to leave me a comment about any of my books, or about the visit, this is the place to do it!