The directory of children's authors, illustrators and poets offering virtual visits to UK schools

The authors and illustrators listed on this site are available for virtual visits with UK schools via software such as Zoom, Google Meet, FaceTime, Skype or Microsoft Teams. Click on the Key Stage buttons below for a list of authors or illustrator’s suitable for that age group.

Nursery & Key Stage 1​

Age 3-7 years

Key Stage 2

Age 7-11 years

Key Stage 3

Age 11-14 years

Key Stage 4 & 5

Age 14-18 years


CLICK HERE for advice on
setting up a virtual visit

Authors & Illustrators

CLICK HERE to add your
name to the directory

Follow @VirtualAuthorUK on Twitter to find out when new authors are added to this site

This site is run by children’s author Jonathan Emmett. If you have any queries, you can click here to email me, but please note that I am not able to offer any technical assistance.
Click here to read a blog post explaining why this site was set up.

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