Author Visits

Author Visits – The Woodcutter’s Tale

The Front Cover

A timeless and captivating story of a woodcutter who lives in gentle harmony with nature, and how his open-heartedness brings precious gifts from a tree faery. It’s coming out in hardback in September 2019 with Ragged Bears Ltd, an independent children’s publisher. Emily Ford’s contemporary illustrations enhance the traditional story and make it relevant for today’s children and their families.

“What a magical story!”

“Your intriguing tale is so well-written.”  

Workshops and Events

Story Play CIC will be delivering an exciting range of workshops and author events based on the book. These will for all Key Stages and also for community events and festivals.

Sessions include –

  • Author Visits  (Talks and Assemblies)
  • Story Time
  • Storytelling & Storymaking Workshops
  • Storytelling through Drama & Movement
  • Bookmaking
  • Poetry and Creative Writing Workshops
  • CPD sessions for Educators

The workshops are suitable for indoor spaces and also for outdoor settings – including Forest Schools. See here for workshops in schools.

About the Author

Carol Florence Graham (writing as Carol Florence) is a poet-storyteller and writer. She has been involved with creative education for over twenty-five years and during that time has explored the beauty and the wisdom of traditional stories and the transformative power of the imagination. She lives in Herefordshire, on the banks of the River Wye, and is continually inspired by the wooded valleys and hills that surround her. Carol is a Forest School Leader and is passionate about using the arts to foster an appreciation of the natural world, as well as an understanding of its importance.

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