Shrewsbury School

Novelist Melvin Burgess visits Shrewsbury School

Thursday 21 November 2019

One of the UK's leading writers for young adults visited Shrewsbury on Monday.

Winner of both the Guardian Children's Fiction Prize and the Carnegie Medal, Melvin Burgess' novels are highly acclaimed, complex and powerful.  

As Head Librarian Jo Elliot explains in this short film clip, his audiences of Fourth Formers and pupils from Meole Brace and Priory Secondary Schools were gripped:

 

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