Kim Slater honed her storytelling skills as a child, writing macabre tales specially designed to scare her younger brother! A self-employed education-budget manager across several Nottinghamshire inner-city schools, she gained a first-class honours degree in English and Creative Writing from Nottingham Trent University at the age of forty and went on to pursue a MA in Creative Writing. Taking her literary inspiration from everyday life, Kim's debut novel, Smart, brings a brilliant new voice to the world of children's books. "
"Kim lives in Nottingham with her partner and has one grown-up daughter.
Stories can open your child's eyes to the world around them and more importantly, teach them about the different experiences other children go through. Kim Slater explains how she explores the difficult challenges the characters in her books face by stepping into their sho...
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