Estonian children’s authors abroad

2018

2019

OCTOBER

26.10 Kairi Look will introduce her book Pia Biscuit Moves In at the Helsinki Book Fair. Read more

16.–20.10 The Estonian Children’s Literature Centre at the Frankfurt Book Fair, Germany [Hall 5.0 B 87] Read more

11.–13.10 Comic artists Joonas Sildre, Veiko Tammjärv and Liisa Kruusmägi at the Lakes International Comic Art Festival in Kendal, UK

6.10 Kairi Look will introduce her book Pia Biscuit Moves In at the Turku Book Fair. Read more

5.10–7.10 Leelo Tungal will introduce her book Comrade Kid and the Grown-Ups in Finland. The author will meet readers on October 5th in Tampere, on October 6th at the Turu Book Fair and on October 7th in the Estonian Center in Helsinki.

SEPTEMBER

17.09 Andrus Kivirähk will introduce his book Oscar and the Things in Moscow. Read more

JULY

10.–12.07 Curator and illustrator Viive Noor at the Rabka International Children’s Literature Festival in Poland. Read more

JUNE

10.–11.06 Workshops of the illustrators Ulla Saar and Kertu Sillaste at the Pop Up festival, UK. Read more

MAY

31.05–5.06 Piret Raud at the international EU and China Literary Festival in Beijing, China. Read more

29.05–10.06 Viive Noor on a book tour in Italy to present the children’s book Tamburopoli. Read more

25.05 Kairi Look at the Literature Night in Paris, France. Read more

24.05 Illustrator Catherine Zarip and writer Hilli Rand presented their book Snowy White and Pitch Black at the Warsaw Book Fair

20.05–22.05 Kätlin Kaldmaa presented her book It’s Damn Good to be a Bad Girl in Latvia in the Estonian School in Riga and in the children’s section of the Ventspils’ Central Library

APRIL

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

MARCH

31.03 Liis Sein at the Estonian school in Rimini, Italy

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

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

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

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

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

22.03 Piret Raud at the Leipzig Book Fair: “Das Ohr und seine Freunde – wie hört man anderen zu”, Germany. Read more

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

21.03 Kertu Sillaste at the Leipzig Book Fair: “Bilderbuchkino und Workshop: Jeder macht Kunst auf seine Weise”, Germany. Read more

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

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

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

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

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

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

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