Stuart Reid is one of the busiest authors in Britain today, having performed at 700 schools, libraries and book festivals in the last three years. He has appeared at book festivals alongside Michael Morpurgo and the Book Trust’s Writer-in-Residence Philip Ardagh, as well as performing at over 60 shows at the Edinburgh Fringe Festival. Stuart has worked with BBC Learning and was featured on ITV’s Get Britain Reading, on radio and countless newspapers and magazines.
In 2014 Ireland’s Children’s Laureate, Eion Colfer provided Stuart with a tribute for the relaunch of his debut novel Gorgeous George and the Giant Geriatric Generator, which was chosen as Silver Seal winner at the Forward National Literature Awards in America and the ‘Top Pick’ in the Daily Record’s Book Club. Stuart was recently presented with the Enterprise in Education Champion Award by Falkirk Council.