Estonian children’s authors abroad

2018

2019

JUNE

11.06 Workshops of the illustrator Ulla Saar at the Pop Up festival, UK. [St. Andrews Church of England Primary School]

7.–11.06 Workshops of the picture book author Kertu Sillaste at the Pop Up festival, UK. [Waddesdon Manor, Buckinghamshire]

APRIL

1–4.04 The Estonian Children’s Literature Centre at the Bologna Book Fair, Italy [Hall 30 D4E3]

MARCH

4–8.03 Illustrator Catherine Zarip and writer Hilli Rand presented their book Snowy White and Pitch Black in Slovenian schools as part of the international reading project Our Little Library

12.03 Illustrator Ulla Saar as a speaker in the seminar “Rising Stars: Children’s Authors and Illustrators from the Baltics” at the London Book Fair, UK. Read more

12–14.03 The Estonian Children’s Literature Centre at the London Book Fair, UK [5D 135b]

14.03 Kairi Look at the INALCO (National Institute for Oriental Languages and Civilizations), Paris, France

16.03 Kairi Look at the Paris Book Fair to present her book The Airport Bugs Fight On, Paris, France

21–24.03 The Estonian Children’s Literature Centre at the Leipzig Book Fair, Germany [Hall 4D 307]

21.03 Kertu Sillaste at the Leipzig Book Fair: “Bilderbuchkino und Workshop: Jeder macht Kunst auf seine Weise”, Germany [Kinderforum; Lesebude 1: Halle 2, Stand 410/G411]. Read more

21.03 Kertu Sillaste at the Pablo-Neruda school, Leipzig, Germany. Read more

22.03 Piret Raud presented her book The Ear at the Leipzig Book Fair: “Das Ohr und seine Freunde – wie hört man anderen zu”, Germany [Kinderforum; Lesebude 1: Halle 2, Stand 410/G411]. Read more

22.03 Kertu Sillaste at the OstPost bookstore, Berlin, Germany. Read more

23.03  Kertu Sillaste at the KRUMULUS bookstore, Berlin, Germany. Read more

23.03 Contra presented his book Everyone’s the Smartest at the Bournville BookFest in Birmingham, UK. Read more

24.03 Contra presented his book Everyone’s the Smartest at the Estonian school Keelekindlus in London, UK. Read more

25–26.03 Contra presented his book Everyone’s the Smartest at Birmingham schools (Anglesey Primary School, Somerville Primary School), in the Burton Library and in the Macdonald Burlington Hotel, UK. Read more

31.03 Liis Sein at the Estonian school in Rimini, Italy

JANUARY

14–18.01 Hilli Rand presented her book Snowy White and Pitch Black at Slovenian schools as part of the international reading project Our Little Library