WHAT have I been up to? Click here for an archive of past events!

Scroll down to see if I’m doing an event in your area! If you’re looking to book me for something, huge apologies; I’ve had to make the decision not to take any more bookings until 2018. (Or I’ll never get around to making any books!)


24 March (Fri): Dun Laoghaire, Ireland: Mountains to Sea festival

11am: Ready Steady Draw! Schools event, fully booked

4pm: Philip Reeve & Sarah McIntyre present: Jinks & O’Hare Funfair Repair! Booking details here

25 March (Sat): Ready Steady Draw! Live Draw Bonanza with Chris Judge, Oisín McGann, Sarah McIntyre, Philip Reeve, Niamh Sharkey, and Margaret Anne Suggs Booking details here


30 April (Sun): Stratford-upon-Avon, Stratford Lit Fest (Guest Director)


Barnes, London – Barnes Lit Fest (check back for details)

29-30 May: Hay-on-Wye, Wales: Hay Lit Fest (check back for details)


3 June (Sat): Fairford, Gloucestershire: Fairford Book Festival, 10am, organised by Paul Cornell, Book tickets here!

15 June (Thurs): Derby, Derbyshire: Derby Lit Fest – 9:15am: Meet the Authors schools event


Edinburgh Book Festival (check back for details)

No events in your area? Come join us in the Virtual Studio on Twitter and take part in drawing games! All ages welcome.

Check out my 25 tips for hosting an awesome Author Visit! Includes a PDF printable version!