ITEM: Is your book club or class reading Tall Story by Candy Gourlay? Have a 45 minute Skype chat with Candy Gourlay. Ask her questions about how she gets her ideas and hear the amazing stories behind the Tall Story.
BIO: Candy Gourlay is a Filipino author based in London. Her book Tall Story, set both in the Philippines and London, was nominated for the Carnegie Medal in 2011. It has won the Crystal Kite Prize for Europe and the National Children’s Book Award of the Philippines and was shortlisted for 13 prizes. Her new book is a ghost story called SHINE. http://www.candygourlay.com