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Video: Irish author Roddy Doyle launches new children's book in Belfast


Author Roddy Doyle visited east Belfast’s Skainos centre on Wednesday to read part of his new book to hundreds of school children.

Rover And The Big Fat Baby’ is the latest children’s book from the internationally acclaimed Irish writer and patron of ‘Fighting Words’.

School children from from across the city gathered at Fighting Words Belfast creative writing centre to meet Roddy and hear the author read extracts, which was followed by a Q&A session.

‘Fighting Words’ offer free creative writing workshops for children and young people who would like to learn and develop their writing skills.

For more information visit www.youngatart.co.uk

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