Author Event - Years 8 & 9

Date Published:
Monday 05 October 2020

To celebrate the publication of his new book, Cane Warriors, we are hosting a digital event with the award-winning author Alex Wheatle (MBE). The event will be within Year 8 and 9 English lessons, where students will find out about Tacky’s War – the real-life slave rebellion in Alex’s new novel Cane Warriors.

There will be the opportunity to buy a signed hardback copy of Alex’s new book for £8.00, details of how to purchase will be provided after the event.

The event promises to be exciting and inspiring, and you can read more about the author at

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