History is my big thing. I've written dozens of story books and information books based on real people, past and present.
Stewart Ross is a trained and qualified teacher with years of teaching experience at all levels, primary to university. He gave up teaching to become a full time writer 20 years ago, and is now one of Britain's most popular and versatile authors with over 230 published titles to his credit. As well as prize-winning books for children, both fiction and non-fiction, including graphic novels, he has written two novels, several plays, three librettos, a musical and widely acclaimed historical works for adults. Stewart currently gives talks and workshops in some 50 schools a year. He also offers lively INSET sessions.
Responses to Stewart’s visits to schools from teachers:
“...thank you for giving us all a great day last week. The start of Book Week gave the children a real buzz...”
“I felt I had to write and say how much we enjoyed and appreciated your visit...”
Responses to Stewart’s visits to schools from children:
“I'm writing to say thank you for coming in, because it was my birthday, and I would rather do fun things on my birthday than R>E> So thank you. I enjoyed that.”
“ I'm glad to say I loved it when you came in on Tuesday...”
2009 : the Year of Lunacy!
Moon : Apollo 11 and Beyond ... (OUP 2009)
Space, science, culture and mystery in one memorable volume
commemorating the 40th anniversary of the Apollo 11 moon landing
‘The text is superb … I recommend it as it puts the story back into history.’
‘I laughed a lot and I really like this book because it is funny and interesting.’
Molly Williams, aged 6.
‘These are books we need more of.’
Scottish Association of Teaching History
‘A delightful series … most attractive.’
Full day - £390 + expenses + VAT (no part days)