Children's Fiction & Non-Fiction

Be Your Own Superhero

Laura Meek

Dr Laura Meek is a consultant Psychiatrist and has worked in the NHS since 2007. She has an interest in empowering young people to take charge of…
A Kind Of Spark

Elle McNicoll

Elle is a Scottish and Neurodivergent writer, happily living in London. She graduated with a first in Creative Writing and has worked as a…
Rachel Faturoti

Rachel Faturoti

Rachel Faturoti is a British-Nigerian writer and poet from London with a passion for black representation in children's fiction. She graduated…
The Light Hunters

Dan Walker

Dan Walker lives smack-bang in the centre of the UK, just outside of a city called Nottingham, with his lovely, patient and supportive partner…
Black Girls Book Club

Black Girls Book Club

Melissa Cummings-Quarry & Natalie A Carter are the co-founders of the London based Black Girls Book Club. It is currently touted as the premier…
My Type On Paper

Chloe Seager

Chloe Seager grew up in East London with her Mum and much-loved cat, Katie. She studied English Literature and Drama at the University of East…
Helen Harvey

Helen Harvey

Helen grew up in a wild and unruly corner of the internet, where she dodged flames, crafted websites and led a guild of magical wolf-tamers. From a…
Pizazz vs the New Kid

Sophy Henn

Sophy Henn is an author/illustrator with several beautiful picture book titles already under her belt. Her debut Where Bear? was published in 2014,…
The Paper & Hearts Society: Book 1

Lucy Powrie

Lucy Powrie, also known as @lucythereader, is a blogger and YouTuber from Wiltshire. She set up www.queenofcontemporary.com in 2012 and has since…
Harriet Vs The Galaxy

Samantha Baines

Samantha Baines is an award-winning comedian, actress, author, broadcaster, hearing aid wearer, knitter, divorcee and feminist. She likes to keep…
The Jungle

Pooja Puri

Pooja Puri first tasted publishing success with her short story Chess, and later graduated from King’s Collge London with a First Class degree in…
Richard Pickard

Richard Pickard

Richard’s debut middle grade novel, Something Fishy, won the inaugural Chairman’s Choice prize as part of The Times/Chicken House Children’s…
Sarah Banville and Quinton Winter

Sarah Banville and Quinton Winter

Author Sarah Banville and Illustrator Quinton Winter have delivered their first non-fiction book as a team and filled the lockdown of 2020 with…
Matthew Fox

Matthew Fox

Matthew is currently working on his debut middle grade novel, The Sky Over Rebecca, which won the Bath Children’s Novel Award in 2019. Matthew…
Milton the Megastar

Emma Read

Emma was once a very sensible biologist. Now she uses her transferable talents such as attention to detail, patience and fine motor skills, to…
Emily Kenny

Emily Kenny

Emily Kenny has loved books for as long as she can remember. As a child, she could usually be found writing stories or reading children’s…
Oh My Gods

Alexandra Sheppard

Alexandra Sheppard was born in North London to a Jamaican mother and English father. When Alex isn’t writing teen fiction, she is a freelance…
Morgan Charmley: Spells and Secrets

Katy Birchall

After attending Woldingham school in Surrey, Katy Birchall went to Manchester University where she received a first-class degree in English…
Archie Greene and the Raven's Spell

D.D. Everest

DD Everest is a successful journalist and author who has written a number of adult non-fiction books. Archie Greene and the Magician’s Secret is…
The Vanishing Trick

Jenni Spangler

Theatre school dropout, ex-999 operator and occasional forklift driver, Jenni writes children’s books with a magical twist. She loves to take…
Queens

Victoria Crossman

After working in film costume for a number of years on projects ranging from Harry Potter and Finding Neverland to Captain Corelli’s Mandolin and…
I Can Only Draw Worms

Will Mabbitt

Will Mabbitt likes to write. He writes on the train, in the corner of cafes, and sometimes he writes in his head when his laptop runs out of power.…
The Weather Weaver

Tamsin Mori

Tamsin had a nomadic childhood (eight different schools!), but the one place that always felt like home was Shetland, her mother’s homeland.…
Look Up!

Sarah Cruddas

Sarah is a global spokesperson on space exploration and a passionate advocate for the emerging private space industry. A Space Journalist and…
Be Plastic Clever

Kids Against Plastic

Amy and Ella Meek (15 and 13 years old) founded their campaign and charity, Kids Against Plastic, in 2016 after learning about the UN’s Global…