Local Author Visits Stamford High School
On Thursday 2nd February Stamford High School students received a visit from Katherine Hetzel, a local Author from Loughborough.
Katherine Hetzel enjoys writing short stories for adults and has been published in several anthologies. She is the author of several books including; Granny Rainbow, StarMark and Kingstone.
Her visit began with a meeting with the Book Club in the Library, girls brought in cakes and asked Katherine questions about her writing and how to become an author.
The whole of Year 7 then had a session with Katherine for the afternoon. Katherine gave a presentation on her Author journey, before doing some creative writing exercises with the girls. Year 7 then had an opportunity to buy Katherine’s books and have them signed.
Learning & Resource Centre Manager Kate Stewart, was delighted, “The girls all enjoyed the afternoon and Katherine was a fantastic Author to have visiting Stamford High School.”