Author Spotlight – Dimity Powell
Literacy | Author Spotlight
Meet Australian author Dimity Powell as she discusses her beautiful picture book At the End of Holyrood Lane. This book lets children know that they are not alone, that there is always someone to talk to who will help them face their fears.
At the End of Holyrood Lane is a poignant yet uplifting picture book. It deals with domestic violence in a way that provides understanding and offers hope to young children.
Read the story to your children and share information about Dimity’s writing process. Use discussions about the book to inspire children’s own writing.
Print the interview to display in the classroom or include in a class book about writers and illustrators.