S2 Book Talks– Malorie Blackman – September 2018

The S2 book talk programme focuses on authors and begins on 3 September with the former Children’s Laureate Malorie Blackman.

The Noughts and Crosses series is hugely popular and we will also look at Malorie’s books Chasing The Stars, Noble Conflict and Boys Don’t Cry, as well as Tell Me No Lies.


Super readable books by Malorie Blackman in the Barrington Stoke series are part of the book talk and are super-popular!

Exciting news to share is that Malorie Blackman has joined the Doctor Who TV writing team and will be one of the writers working on the new television series of Doctor Who. It launches in the autumn with Jodie Whittaker as the 13th Doctor.

“I’ve always loved Doctor Who. Getting the chance to write for this series has definitely been a dream come true,” said Blackman.