Patricia Forde CBF 2021


Patricia Forde CBF 2021

From 1st to 22nd of October 2021

Patricia Forde is an award-winning children’s writer from Galway, and chairperson of Children’s Books Ireland.  She writes in Irish and in English and has written picture books and novels.

Her latest offerings are both picture books published in 2021. They are Fidget, The Wonder Dog (Puffin) and Imagine (Little Island).  They were illustrated by Rachael Saunders and Elina Braslina respectively.

We have 2 sessions from Patricia on offer for schools: 

  • Zoom Session based on her book Bumpfizzle – Thu 7th October 11.00 – 11.50 am (For 3rd to 4th classes)
  • Recorded Session based on her picturebooks  (For 2nd classes)


To book a session please email the following details to

  • Event(s) Requested: Please indicate which session you would like to book (you can also request both sessions) 
  • School Name
  • Your Name                                
  • Class Level (e.g. 2nd or 5th class)
  • Number of pupils                         

The link to this event will be sent to those with a confirmed booking.


Patricia Forde CBF 2021