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

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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

Broughton Hall Children's Literature Festival Huge Success

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 […]

Posted on Oct 11, 2018

Explorer Leon McCarron first evening event at the Broughton Hall Children's Literature Festival

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 […]

Posted on Sep 7, 2018

The Magical Wood, has been awarded Bronze at the Junior Design Awards 2018.

We are absolutely delighted for our author Mark Lemon and his book ‘The Magical Wood’ which has been awarded Bronze in the Best Designed/Illustrated Book for Children category at the Junior Design Awards 2018.   Mark says: ‘We’re very proud that our little book with a bereavement story line has been recognised by all of the amazing […]

Posted on Sep 3, 2018

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

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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