Much loved and highly successful children’s author, Steve Voake, has agreed to judge the entries in the Museum’s 2018 Children’s Creative Writing Competition: ‘HOW DID THE MINER LOSE HIS BOOTS?’

Steve, who is originally from Midsomer Norton, has sold his children’s books all over the world. He is currently a Senior Lecturer in Writing for Young People at Bath Spa University and a Royal Literary Fellow at the University of Exeter.

We can’t wait to read your stories: so we hope they are coming along nicely because the competition deadline is 31st August 2018.
Download the competition guidelines:
Creative Writing ‘Miner’s Boot’ competition guidelines

The judge is announced for the summer 2018 children’s creative writing competition.