Forthcoming Events

kidsfestivalSouth Ken Kids Festival
Prize Ceremony: Booktube Power
Friday 17th November, 4.00pm
Institut Francais, London

I’ll be helping to reveal the winners of South Ken Kids Festival’s booktube competition for children and young people, along with booktuber Lemon June, and writer¬† Cl√©mentine Beauvais, at this event for schools and families.

kidsfestivalSouth Ken Kids Festival
Journeys Across Europe
Saturday 18th November, 2.30pm
Institut Francais, London

I’ll be joined by two other writers from the Aarhus 39 project, Sandrine Kao and Finn-Ole Heinrich to talk about the joy of story-writing in several languages with translator and translation activist Daniel Hahn.

kidsfestivalSouth Ken Kids Festival
Booktubing DIY
Saturday 18th November, 3.45pm
Institut Francais, London

I’ll be teaming up with top French booktuber Lemon June for this interactive workshop for kids interested in having a go at making their own book review videos. In English and French for age 7+

midnightpeacockBooks on Tyne Family Day
Katherine Woodfine: The Midnight Peacock
Saturday 2nd December, 11.30am
Lit and Phil, Newcastle

Join me for this free event in Newcastle as part of the Books on Tyne Family Day to celebrate The Midnight Peacock. We’ll be talking about writing inspirations, mysteries, and Christmas in Edwardian London.

Me and Robin - Hay 2015FCBG Conference 2018
13-15 April 2018
Queenswood School, Hertfordshire

Details to come – but I’m delighted to be taking part in the 2018 Golden Anniversary Conference! I’ll be teaming up with my partner-in-crime Robin Stevens for the event. Find out more and book tickets on the FCBG website here


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!


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!


Celebrating The Painted Dragon

An evening to celebrate the launch of The Painted Dragon at High Street Kensington Waterstones