UK and International School Specialists
Working with over 5000 schools in the UK
Over 800 International Schools in more than 65 countries.

Welcome to Authors Abroad

Authors Abroad are thrilled to be running our first children’s literature festival.

BROUGHTON HALL CHILDREN’S LITERATURE FESTIVAL

IN LOCAL SCHOOLS ON THE 27TH AND 28TH SEPTEMBER

FAMILY EVENT OPEN TO THE PUBLIC AT BROUGHTON HALL 29TH- 30TH SEPTEMBER 2018

Opened in style by CBeebies Superstars Andy and the Odd Socks with a concert at Broughton Hall on Friday evening.

 

WORLD BOOK DAY- 7TH MARCH 2019

World Book Day 2019 will be here before you know it! Want to guarantee you get your first choice author or poet on your preferred day? Book early. If you wish to book any of our authors, please contact us here or email Trevor at trevor@caboodlebooks.co.uk

Author Abroad

Authors Abroad

Our mission is to provide the highest quality inspirational school author visits from some of the UK’s leading educators that will enhance and support the quality of education provided in your school...

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ABLE Writers/Maths and Science

ABLE Writers/Maths and Science

ABLE Writers, Maths and Science days are held at a host school. These events are usually held once per term with a different author running each workshop.

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Latest News

Tamsyn Murray win two awards in one week!

Congratulations to our Tamsyn Murray on winning both the Hampshire Book Award and the Bolton Children’s Fiction Award for her fantastic teenage novel ‘Instructions for a Second-hand heart.’ “Jonny has a faulty heart and his time is running out. Niamh has just lost her twin brother in a tragic accident. As their fates collide, soon […]

Posted on Jul 9, 2018

Karl Nova's debut Rhythm and Poetry wins the CLiPPA 2018

We are absolutely thrilled to announce that our very own Karl Nova has won the very prestigious CLiPPA award for his debut poetry collection ‘Rhythm and Poetry’ published by us here at Caboodle Books. To win such a fantastic award with a debut is a testament to Karl’s talent and how young people respond to […]

Posted on Jun 27, 2018

Mark Lemon's latest book nominated for an award

We are delighted that the fifth publication by children’s author, Mark Lemon, has been shortlisted by the Junior Design Awards 2018. ‘The Magical Wood’, was written to help children suffering with the bereavement of a loved one, and proceeds from every copy sold will be donated to children’s bereavement charity, Winston’s Wish. The Magical Wood […]

Posted on Jun 13, 2018

Coral Rumble wins The Caterpillar Poetry Prize 2018

Congratulations to Coral Rumble. We are thrilled to announce she has won this year’s prestigious Caterpillar Poetry Prize. The Caterpillar Poetry Prize, run by the junior art and literature magazine The Caterpillar and awarded annually to a single unpublished poem written by an adult for children, was judged this year by the British poet Chrissie […]

Posted on Jun 4, 2018

Our Mission

Our mission is to provide the highest quality inspirational school author visits from some of the UK’s leading educators that will enhance and support the quality of education provided in your school.

From Bradford to Bangkok, Derby to Dubai, Birmingham to Brazil and everywhere else in between, Authors Abroad co-ordinates more than 5,000 UK school visits and more than 700 international schools visits around the world, inspiring children from over 60 nationalities about reading and writing.

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