10 Minute Challenges

For a daily dose of creativity and fun, check out our '10 Minute Challenges', which are set by bestselling authors and illustrators - we add a new challenge to this page every single day! For more author videos and free resources, check out our 'classroom' page.

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Abi Elphinstone
Abi Elphinstone
Bestselling author, Abi Elphinstone, challenges you to create your own world-crossing moment
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MG Leonard
M.G. Leonard
M.G. Leonard challenges you to create your own plastic monster and then write a comic
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J.M. Joseph
J.M. Joseph
J.M. Joseph challenges you to write about a mystery package and a strange object inside
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Swapna Haddow
Swapna Haddow
Author of 'Dave Pigeon', Swapna Haddow, challenges you to write from an animal's perspective
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Dominique Valente
Dominique Valente
Author of 'Starfell', Dominique Valente, challenges you to create your own magical creature
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Anna James
Anna James
Anna James, author of 'Pages & Co', challenges you to bookwander into your favourite book
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Guy Bass
Guy Bass
The hilarious Guy Bass challenges you to find a key to a hidden world and then step through...
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Frann Preston-Gannon
Frann Preston-Gannon
Frann Preston-Gannon has a special illustration challenge involving animals and her book 'The Bad Day'
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