Parental Pathways – Children’s Literature, Building Resilience


Little Island is delighted to be taking part in this one day conference around children’s mental health and reading. Our authors Kevin Stevens and Patricia Forde will be speaking, as well as our publisher Siobhán Parkinson. This unique one day conference, organised by Parental Pathways and Children’s Books Ireland, brings together Authors, Animators and Psychotherapists Continue Reading →

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Taking It Further: Writing Workshop with Sheena Wilkinson

Sheena Wilkinson

The lovely folk over at SCBWI Ireland have organised “Taking it Further”, a writing workshop with our award-winning writer and SCBWI member Sheena Wilkinson. They say: ‘Wherever you are with your writing project—twinkle in the eye, s****y first draft, polished masterpiece, or anything in between—you’ll be further on after this workshop. Sheena will take you Continue Reading →

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Make ‘em Laugh! Children’s Comedy Festival at Waterstones Piccadilly with Christine Hamill

Christine Hamill Little Island Books

We’re havin’ a laugh at Waterstones Piccadilly on the 14th July for all the young readers in London! Check out the details and book your FREE place while you can. You’ll have a chance to meet our brilliant Christine Hamill, as well as other funny author Steve Cole, Arabella Weir, Mark Lowery, Matt Brown and Continue Reading →

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