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Children's Author who specialises in school and library visits.


Best known for his eco-thriller WINDSCAPE, his most recent children's novel, 'TALISMAN', writen under his own name, is the first book in a new seven part fantasy series for children. The Peck Chronicles is an adventure story for children 9+ that if full of magic, monsters and real family tension. Find out more at STRIDENT PUBLISHING


Sam's author visits are eligable for Live Literature Funding. For details of workshops etc clik on the WORKSHOP tab.


'He can do a full day with a Primary School where he covers all ages in 3 sessions and then has 1 session with

teachers and 1 more with parents.'


Sam is an Asthma UK Ambassador, and he features on an awareness poster for children.


Sam is also an Ambassador for the Helensburgh Heroes Centre - a Scottish charity working on a project to convert a three storey Victorian Warehouse and yard into a Digital Academy & Entertainment Centre.


A respected songwriter and musician, Sam has recently written and recorded songs for the children's fitness company - FITSTARS. Sam has also produced a play and song for UNICEF.


Sam visits schools, libraries and festivals. For booking details email








Listen to Sam's Podcast



New Book TALISMAN released 5.5.15

















Author Assignment

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'The Scottish Parliament congratulates Scottish author Sam Wilding on his excellent work with children and young people across Scotland in delivering creative writing workshops and in supporting Asthma UK Scotland’s Alert to Asthma scheme, which helps schools ensure pupils with asthma live a healthy and active life.' THE SCOTTISH PARLIAMENT(S3M-6414 )'

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