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Stay up to date with what’s happening in the world of Walker books. Here you can catch up on the latest news, find out when and where you can meet our authors and artists, or get the inside story in our blog.


  • Event name:Authors Live: More Than This with Patrick Ness
  • About this event: There is nothing more exciting than this as double-Carnegie Medal winner, Patrick Ness, comes to Authors Live. Described as the greatest young adult fiction writer of his generation and loved by teenage readers for his previous books, the Chaos Walking trilogy and A Monster Calls, Patrick will be talking about his latest stunning novel, More Than This.
  • Date/Time:12/06/2014
  • Age range:11-16
  • Location: Anywhere with Internet!
  • Ticketed: No


  • Event name:Authors Live: Jon Klassen, This is Not My Hat
  • About this event: Canadian author and illustrator Jon Klassen is coming to Authors Live to tell you some of his best and most mischievous stories including I Want My Hat Back, This is Not My Hat and The Dark. Jon will also give viewers an insight into how he creates his stunning artwork for his award-winning picture books.
  • Date/Time:11/09/2014
  • Age range:4-8
  • Location: Anywhere with good internet connection
  • Ticketed: No