Category: Catching Lives

Harbledown Hope Front Window of Bookshop

Harbledown Hope written by Catching Lives and Andrew Buller appears in front window display at Catching Lives bookshop, Palace Street, Canterbury

Catching Lives Bookshop celebrates Harbledown Hope’s launch The Catching Lives Bookshop, in Palace Street, Canterbury celebrates the release of Harbledown Hope written and illustrated by Catching Lives homeless clients with a beautiful front window display of the book and art

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Harbledown Hope Book Launch

Harbledown Hope: a journey through homelessness written and illustrated by Catching Lives with the assistance of children's author Andrew Buller

Introducing Harbledown Hope “Harbledown Hope: a journey through homelessness” is the first book to be written and illustrated by the incredibly talented clients at Catching Lives and co-authored by Andrew Buller. It is about a young orphaned fox’s traumatic journey, drawing

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Reflections of Writing with Catching Lives

Harbledown's wall showcasing the beautiful art work produced by the talented clients of Catching Lives homeless charity

For the past eighteen months I have been volunteering at the charity Catching Lives in Canterbury and have been heavily involved in a EU-funded literacy project with our homeless community. This written work is developing into our own illustrated children’s book

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Why I love my job…

As I stood in the woods near my home this morning I was struck by just how much I love what I do! To be establishing as a writer, illustrator, author is totally awesome! Yet that has not always been the

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