Pelican Publishers has announced that it will be hosting a kids publishing camp this summer, a first for the company.In a release the company, founded in 1999 by Dr Henry Lowe, said: “Pelican Publishers is offering the first ever publishing camp for youngsters as young authors are becoming the hot new trend. We want to start moulding the minds and transmitting the art of communication to those who are interested in the craft of storytelling. ‘Everyone has a story,’ it has been said. ‘Not everyone knows how to tell that story,’ we have found. ” The publishing camp will run for three weeks, providing “interesting, fun and educational activities for youngsters eight to 10 years old. “It was created to help foster a sense of creativity, discipline and entrepreneurship at a young age”. Campers will be taught the art of storytelling, plot and character development, components of a book and book design, all with a blend of fun and educational activities.