Authors board the pirate ship at King’s Lynn school

New Pirate ship play area and best selling authors at Howard Junior School, King's Lynn
(Front centre)  Authors, Helen Baugh and Ben Mantle, with pupils Laura Jaworska and George Paget, and other pupils from class 4F and 4M.
Also in pic  year 4 teachers Fiona Farrow (left) and David Martin (back centre) ANL-161003-174155009
New Pirate ship play area and best selling authors at Howard Junior School, King's Lynn (Front centre) Authors, Helen Baugh and Ben Mantle, with pupils Laura Jaworska and George Paget, and other pupils from class 4F and 4M. Also in pic year 4 teachers Fiona Farrow (left) and David Martin (back centre) ANL-161003-174155009

Students at Howard Junior School in Gaywood got a treat last Thursday as best selling authors Helen Baugh and Ben Mantle visited their Inspire-Suite classroom.

Helen, author of numerous children’s books including The Witch with an Itch, tweeted her thanks later: “HUGE thanks to HJS for all the piratey love shared with me”. Ben, an author and illustrator of children’s books, seemed similarly impressed with Howard Junior School.

Pictured above, front centre, authors Helen Baugh and Ben Mantle with pupils Laura Jaworska and George Paget, and other pupils from class 4F and 4M. Also in picture, Year 4 teachers Fiona Farrow, left, and David Martin, back centre.