” Writing is a process of discovery, it’s not just knowing them and putting them down, it’s discovering them as you write.”
Philip Pullman and Miss Jones – BBC Sounds, December 2019Discover him here
Authors travelled around the world with BGW in the Autumn of 2019
That’s over 1,200 children and students inspired, motivated and achieving.
The Book Monitor is our list and archive of the best book reviews for older children. See more here.
We deliver book events, author and illustrator workshops, pop-up bookshops in the UK and sell the very best children’s books everywhere they are needed. Just ask us!
The Dolphin is our list and archive of the best book reviews for younger children. See more here.
We work in places across the globe – Australia, New Zealand, Hong Kong, China, Europe and the USA. We provide a ‘no fee’ UK representation service for authors and illustrators in our partner countries.
We are always happy to engage, informally and at no cost, about how we can provide books, services and authors in a tailored package to meet the needs of your school, community or organisation. Just ask us.
Books go Walkabout is the children’s book sales, author event, literacy support and publishing arm of SmithMartin LLP.