Category Archives: Author visits

V Campbell Q & A

Back in September, author V Campbell came along to Our Lady’s to discuss her first novel, Viking Gold. Unfortunately we had no time for questions at the end so pupils wrote down all of their queries and they were posted … Continue reading

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The return of V Campbell

Author, V Campbell, returned to Our Lady’s to talk to 1st year pupils about her novel, Viking Gold, and about how she came to write it. Victoria also spoke about the Vikings and showed off her replica armour and weapons. … Continue reading

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Cathy MacPhail

Report by Ms Stevenson The S3 and S4 pupils of Mrs Millar that were lucky enough to participate in the Catalyst Awards 2011 have had all their efforts rewarded with a visit from shortlisted author Cathy MacPhail. The visit was … Continue reading

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Vikings don’t have horns on their helmets + Getting hands oily + Staring at Cute Picture of Dog=

V. Campbell Visits OLHS! On Wednesday Period three, the library was packed with S1 pupils, a few teachers, 4 Creative Writers, a librarian. All who were there to see V. Campbell, the author of the amazing book,  Viking Gold. First, … Continue reading

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The Catalyst Awards 2011

The 8th North Lanarkshire Catalyst Awards were held in OLHS this year, and what a fantastic event it was. Almost 250 invited guests, pupils and staff from across North Lanarkshire cheered Alex Scarrow to the trophy, and commiserated with Gillian … Continue reading

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Keren David

We were delighted to welcome author, Keren David, to the LRC on Thursday. Keren’s book, When I was Joe is shortlisted for the Catalyst Book Award 2011, so Mrs Millar’s 3rd year and 4th year classes were invited along to … Continue reading

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The Catalyst Awards

North Lanarkshire has run its own teenage book award for the past eight years, and on Friday, Our Lady’s is hosting The Catalyst Awards for the very first time. There have been some brilliant authors and books participating in the … Continue reading

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