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

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1 March: David Fickling Books launched THE NEW NEIGHBOURS!

1 May: Scholastic launched the sequel to Dinosaur Police: DINOSAUR FIREFIGHTERS!

7 Aug (Tues): London – Storytime and drawing at Waterstones Covent Garden! 2pm, details on their website. Book your free ticket by calling 020 7836 6757.

13-14 Aug: Edinburgh International Book Festival – click on each image for booking details:

Something for all ages! While you’re there:

6 Sept: Reeve & McIntyre and Oxford University Press launch the first in the Roly-Poly Flying Pony series: THE LEGEND OF KEVIN!

9 Sept: Gardners Trade Show

19-21 Sept: YLG/SLA Conference

30 Sept-1 Oct: Bath Children’s Book Fest:

30 Sept (Sun), 1pm: BUNNIES vs DINOSAURS! Details here

30 Sept (Sun), 4pm: MORTAL ENGINES with Philip Reeve, details here

1 Oct (Mon)m 11:30am: Reeve & McIntyre present THE LEGEND OF KEVIN! details here

4-7 Oct: Sardinia, Tuttestorie festival, details coming soon

12-14 Oct: Northern Ireland events, details coming soon

20-21 Oct: Exeter Extreme festival, details coming soon

26 Oct (Fri): Yeovil Festival, Reeve & McIntyre present THE LEGEND OF KEVIN! 12 noon, Auditorium, ticket details on the festival website

7-8 Nov: Liverpool Readathon with Read For Good UK


7 March: World Book Day picture book events, organised by Pea Green Boat Books

9 March (Sat): Chagford, Devon, Chagworld Children’s Festival, details coming soon

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