Welcome to Authors Abroad
Welcome to Authors Abroad – a specialist in organising for author, poet and illustrator visits for schools, libraries and events throughout the UK and overseas.
WORLD BOOK DAY 2019
World Book Day 2019 falls on Thursday 7th March. Many of our acts are either fully booked for the week, or have the day itself reserved by a school. Act quickly to enable yourself a wider choice of available options. If you wish to book any of our authors, please contact us here or email Trevor at firstname.lastname@example.org
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...Read More
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.Read More
Since 2000, the enormously popular and influential Blue Peter Book Awards have been recognising and celebrating the best authors, the most creative illustrators and the greatest reads for children. Three books make the shortlist for ‘Best Story’ and three make the shortlist for ‘Best Book With Facts’ – and Mike’s latest work has made the […]
Huge congratulations to author Alan Durant for the publication of his 100th book – Clownfish. “From award-winning author Alan Durant comes a surreal, poignant story about family bonds and loss. Dak’s dad has been dead for seven days when suddenly he reappears. He’s the same in almost every way, with one startling exception: Dad has […]
We are absolutely delighted with how well our debut literature festival, held at the gorgeous Broughton Hall, went. Events at Bradford Grammar It all began with Sir Chris Hoy hosting an event at Bradford Grammar which was attended by over 450 pupils from 10 neighbouring schools – a wonderful treat for them. That evening Bradford […]
The first event of the Broughton Hall Children’s Literature Festival that is open to the public is an evening talk by explorer Leon McCarron at Bradford Grammar School on Thursday 27th September 2018. This will take place 6:30-8:30pm. Tickets are priced at £7.50 plus a small booking fee of £1.04 per ticket. Tickets are available […]
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.Arrange An Author Visit