…we have an interview with Michael Panckridge. As well as being a teacher and mad sportsman, Michael has written over 30 books, including the best-selling Legends and Anniversary Legends series, and gripping, fantasy thrillers. Did we mention he is pretty mad-keen on sport? Michael has played cricket, football, soccer, tennis, hockey, and golf. He also collects sporting things.
The delight of watching kids opening presents….
What was your favourite Christmas present ever?
My very own packet of Special K
What was your worst Christmas present ever?
My orange winter pyjamas
What book will you be reading this Christmas?
My Gabrielle books – MANY times!!
If you ever had the chance to meet Santa what would you say?
Don’t pull your beard to one side, the next time you want to scratch your chin…
Did you ever appear on Santa’s ‘naughty’ list…if so, what did you do?
Nope – I was ever so good from about July onwards just in case…
Did you ever sneak a peek at your Christmas presents?
What’s your favourite Christmas song?
The one that starts… “The Fire is slowly dying….” I also love the old Christmas Hymns and Carols…
Have you ever kissed someone under the mistletoe?
Nope… I still haven’t found the mistletoe
What food do you always eat too much of at Christmas time?
If you could invite 5 people to your Christmas dinner who would they be?
Me at age 10, me at age 20, me at age 30, me at age 40 and me at age about 85. I hope the last guy makes it to dinner…. I’ll be very nervous if he stands me up. It might take a while for the conversation to get going, but I think it would be a fun Christmas dinner!
Which reindeer is your favourite and why?
Rudolph, because he gets teased and I like to stick up for the under dog.
If you had your own reindeer what would you call it?
What decoration do you put on the top of your Christmas tree?
The angel Gabrielle….
If you’d like to read more about Michael and his books visit his website at www.michaelpanckridge.com.au
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