Young Adult & Children

Hello and thank you for dropping in to see us! 

Here’s where all our events for children and young adults are kept, from authors and writers of all styles to illustrators, graphic novel creators and more. 

As we get bigger and better we may have the occasional special treat, just for you, and here’s where you’ll find it all.


Konnie Huq

Konnie Huq is the longest serving female Blue Peter presenter – from 1997 to 2008. Konnie both writes and illustrates the Cookie series, which is inspired by her own London Bangladeshi upbringing, her love of science and her unashamed nerdiness! Konnie is an ambassador for the Prince’s Trust and the British Asian Trust. She lives in London with her husband and two sons.


Gill Lewis

Gill Lewis worked as a vet in the UK and across the world before becoming the acclaimed author of several books for children, including Sky Hawk and Gorilla Dawn.