Sir Chris Hoy, cycling superstar had a lovely time with kids and other authors as well as they kicked off the Biggest Book Show on Earth in Glasgow.
A number of other authors and illustrators in the book show brought their books to life as well in the launching of the tour held at the Royal Concert Hall. This was ahead of a five city tour with more than 30 authors and illustrators participating actively.
Hoy, who is the author of the Flying Fergus series of books, expressed his happiness in being part of the show.
He said: “I couldn’t be happier to be taking part in The Biggest Book Show on Earth. Having released my first children’s books last year, it’ll be great to put on a show for the kids in the audience.”
The event which will run from until March 3, will hit several regions all over the country and is also expected to reach no less than 6,000 children.