Forthcoming Events

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Edinburgh International Book Festival: Schools Programme
Monday 27 August, 10.15am
Charlotte Square, Edinburgh

Robin and I will be doing an event for P5-P7 as part of this year’s EIBF Schools Programme. Teachers can find out more, including how to book tickets, here

PinPThrilling Adventures with Natasha Farrant and Katherine Woodfine
Edinburgh International Book Festival
Monday 27 August, 5.30pm
Charlotte Square, Edinburgh

Travel from a remote Scottish island to one of the world’s most famous cities with two exciting tales of intrigue and espionage! I’ll be joining the author of The Children of Castle Rock Natasha Farrant for this event discussing our latest  adventure stories.

dtrh_pictureDown the Rabbit Hole: Emma Carroll, Hilary McKay and Katherine Woodfine
Sevenoaks Literature Festival
Saturday 29 September, 12 noon
Methodist Church, 6 The Drive, Sevenoaks TN13 3AE

For this special panel, which will be recorded live for Down the Rabbit Hole, we’ll be talking about how we take inspiration from history to write exciting adventures for young readers.

PinPMystery Day with Katherine Woodfine
Museum of London Docklands
Sunday 30 September

Explore the dockside world of The Sinclair’s Mysteries at this special event – learn how to write your own mystery, step into an Edwardian photographs, and create travel-inspired crafts for setting out on further adventures! Plus storytelling, book signing and a chance to celebrate the publication of Peril in Paris.

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Bath Children’s Literature Festival
Tuesday 2 October, 1.15pm
Guildhall, Bath

I’ll be teaming up with author Catherine Johnson for a celebration of Women’s Suffrage during this 100th anniversary year of women getting the vote. We’ll talk about the short stories we’ve contributed to the special Make More Noise anthology.

Find out more

Find a full list of my previous events here.

Want to invite me to visit your school, library or festival? Contact me here!


Autumn Photo Diary: Celebrating The Midnight Peacock

Photos and highlights from a busy autumn of events celebrating The Midnight Peacock


Adventures at Hay Festival Aarhus 2017

A very special trip to Denmark for the International Children’s Literature Hay Festival in Aarhus, with the Aarhus 39


The Painted Dragon on tour

From Birmingham to Dublin to Salford and more – I’ve been on the road for lots of events to celebrate The Painted Dragon!