Author projects2019-05-01T16:03:20+10:00
Here are the authors that are part of the Littlescribe Co-author program.

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Andrew Daddo: Best Day Ever

Suitable for 5-8 years

Author
Andrew Daddo Littlescribe Co-author
Author's books
AD books
Program info

Andrew Daddo has written and illustrated the first two pages of a picture book, and is inviting your students to write the rest of the story. He has shared some of his writing techniques, and is encouraging students to get started with a simple idea. You are going out for the ‘Best Day Ever’… what could happen?

Program cost

Price per student licence:

1-99: $19.80

100-499: $17.60

500 or more: $16.50

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Andrew Daddo: There is a cat in my street

Suitable for 8-12 years

Author
Andrew Daddo Littlescribe Co-author
Author's books
AD books
Program info

A cat is stuck up a tree… how will you solve the problem and rescue the cat? Andrew Daddo has written and illustrated the first two pages of a picture book, and is inviting your students to write the rest of the story. He has shared his advice on getting started and some of his writing techniques. Your students can have fun, be creative and take this narrative wherever they want!

Program cost

Price per student licence:

1-99: $19.80

100-499: $17.60

500 or more: $16.50

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Oliver Phommavanh: Oliversaurus

Suitable for 5-7 years

Author
Oliver Phommavanh Littlescribe Co-author
Author's message
Program info

Oliver Phommavanh tells students that the secret of writing is to add some trouble! What could cause more trouble than a dinosaur arriving at school? Oliver has written the first two pages of a book and your students are invited to write the rest of the story. They can decide what funny things happen when the dinosaur visits the school, and how the narrative ends.

Program cost

Price per student licence:

1-99: $19.80

100-499: $17.60

500 or more: $16.50

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Oliver Phommavanh: The Zapgeto

Suitable for 7-9 years

Author
Oliver Phommavanh Littlescribe Co-author
Author's books
OP books
Program info

According to Oliver Phommavanh, stories are all about creating trouble, but they are also about how this trouble is stopped or how these problems are solved. Zapgeto is a new tech gadget that is mysterious and intriguing. But with that comes trouble… Oliver has written the first two pages of the book and your students are invited to write the rest of the story.

Program cost

Price per student licence:

1-99: $19.80

100-499: $17.60

500 or more: $16.50

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Oliver Phommavanh: Slushed

Suitable for 9-12 years

Author
Oliver Phommavanh Littlescribe Co-author
Author's books
OP books
Program info

The story, 'Slushed' starts off with a potential problem brewing, but it can be stretched in all kinds of directions, depending on how far-fetched or grounded the story is. With a focus on friendship, your students are invited to write the rest of the story. Oliver Phommavanh has used a comic-strip style and speech bubbles in these first two pages, allowing students to express their ideas in a visual way.

Program cost

Price per student licence:

1-99: $19.80

100-499: $17.60

500 or more: $16.50

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Katrina McKelvey: Opposites

Suitable for 5-7 years

Author
Katrina Mckelvey Littlescribe Co-author
Author's books
KM books
Program info

Katrina McKelvey has written and illustrated the first two pages of a picture book, and is inviting your students to write the rest of the story. She has shared her teaching ideas and writing techniques, and is encouraging students to have fun writing about opposites. A dog says “meow” and a cat says “woof”… what other things could happen in the book?

Program cost

Price per student licence:

1-99: $19.80

100-499: $17.60

500 or more: $16.50

Request a quote

Are you a teacher?  Check out our Teacher Resources, 50 writing programs with ideas to support your co-author project

FAQ

How much does it cost to participate in the Co-author Program?2019-04-30T14:13:11+10:00

Co-author license Fee: $4.40 include GST per account holder

This provides unlimited access to all Co-author projects until Jan 2020.

Prices are determined by the author and range from free to $5.00 per project.

Click here to see the Product Prices for books, calendars, posters and greeting cards. Prices start from $8.80 per product.

Can I use an author that already works with our school?2019-02-21T18:55:01+10:00

Absolutely.

Can a school use different authors for different classes?2019-02-21T09:08:43+10:00

Yes

Do I need an author to visit my school to participate?2019-02-21T18:55:32+10:00

No, you can access the program with or without an author visit.

Can I use one of Littlescribe authors?2019-02-21T18:55:49+10:00

Yes, we have authors that make their project available to all schools and the public.

What is the minimum number of students that can join from one school?2019-02-21T09:00:36+10:00

No. There is no minimum number of students

If it is a CLOSE PROGRAM (only your students are using the program) and if less than 75 students we charge a one-off $250 setup fee

If it is PUBLIC PROGRAM there is no charge.

 

 

Can a school use different authors for student in the same class?2019-02-21T18:57:08+10:00

Yes

If I do not use the Co-author program can I get a refund?2019-02-21T09:11:18+10:00

No, we are happy to allocate the funds as credit for other Littlescribe products and services. There is a 12-month expiry on the credit.

Do I have to buy the licence before I can access a Co-author Program?2019-02-21T18:55:58+10:00

Yes.

What are the print deadlines?2019-02-21T09:04:12+10:00

We print on the 14th and 28th of each month. Typically products are received within 7 to 10 days of this event.

If you have an order of more than 200 please contact us and we can organise a one-off order.

Can I order more copies of the books?2019-02-21T18:56:48+10:00

Yes, you can order as many copies after the project as you like, as long as the account has not been deleted.

Parents that are connected to the child's account can also buy copies directly.

Buying in bulk as a school reduces the price per unit.

My school is not participating can I create co author book?2019-02-21T18:57:46+10:00

Yes, you can access any of the public programs. Simply sign up for free, access the C0-Author options, choose your project and get started.

How much can Authors charge?2019-02-21T18:58:11+10:00

An author can charge from $0.00 to $5.00 per account holder per project