Watch videos from inspiring children's authors

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Our friends at How To Academy have created this series of videos featuring top children's authors called Inkspots. These free recorded events include eight incredible children's authors who will help to inspire young minds to get into reading.

Watch the author videos

Katherine Rundell

Hear about Katherine Rundell's page-turning quests and how she writes her thrilling stories.

Sita Brahmachari

Explore hidden stories and question your local history with Sita Brahmachari.

Cressida Cowell

Hear about Cressida Cowell's journey as a writer and learn some excellent story-writing tips!

Michael Morpurgo

Join Sir Michael Morpurgo as he shares a story of harmony and hope as we step into summer.

Frank Cottrell-Boyce

Enjoy an exclusive reading packed with mystery and laughs from Frank Cottrell-Boyce's new book.

Rob Biddulph

Join Rob Biddulph on a draw-along session as he answers your burning questions!

Kate Gilby Smith

Join Kate Gibly Smith as she talks about her astonishing tale and her adventure becoming a writer.

Isabella Tree

Hear about Isabella Tree's exciting nature-inspired book and how you too can be a champion of the wilderness!