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

 

 

Check out the information on our festival page, link in picture above.

 

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

Student's story produced following a visit from Kathryn White

During Kathryn White’s recent visit to West Acton Primary School one of the students produced this wonderful story which he has allowed us to share.   The Scary Seas Written by Mohamed E, West Acton Primary   Once upon a time I went camping under the sea! I went camping in the water with my […]

Posted on May 17, 2018

Karl Nova shortlisted for prestigious children's poetry award

We are delighted that Karl Nova’s debut novel, which we published, has been shortlisted for the CLiPPA 2018! See the official announcement below:   “The Centre for Literacy in Primary Education (CLPE) is delighted to announce the 2018 shortlist for the CLiPPA (Centre for Literacy in Primary Poetry Award). Established in 2003, the CLiPPA encourages and […]

Posted on Apr 30, 2018

New video about Cat Weatherill's book Breathe

We are very excited that Cat Weatherill has a new book coming out! BREATHE When you can’t control your emotions and your birthday is coming up, you need great friends… Toby is an adorable four year old dragon who has a problem with fire. He simply cannot keep calm – until he discovers yoga! BREATHE […]

Posted on Apr 16, 2018

Poetry Competition for Children judged by Chrissie Gittins

One of our poets, Chrissie Gittins, has been interviewed by The Irish Times, to promote the latest entries for a children’s poetry competition. The Caterpillar Poetry Prize is searching for the best poem for children. It is offering a prize of 1000 euros and closes at 31st March 2018. It is open for those age […]

Posted on Mar 22, 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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