The Week Junior Book Festival is a culmination of our brand new awards program, taking place during 2023.

It aims to bring together the very best in children’s literature, whether it’s leading authors or emerging talent.

This extensive program will take place at the iconic and prestigious British Library in London on 24 October, 2023. Attracting hundreds of our dedicated readers, this event allows authors to showcase their work on stage, in a series of interactive, fun and inspiring sessions.

Join us and hundreds of readers  live on stage,to help spark children's imagination.


Interested in joining us? 

As an entrant, you'll be eligible to join us on stage to showcase your book to our readers. Authors will get a 45 minute stage slot, alongside a meet and greet and book signing opportunity within the British Library. 

  • Get access to a huge audience at our prestigious location 
  • A chance to promote your book face to face and meet the reader
  • Further association with The Week Junior brand 
  • Showcase your award Shortlisting or Winners title via our largescale signage on site
  • Be part of our large-scale marketing campaign starting this summer! 



Event dates times

The event will be held at the prestigious British Library in London: 

British Library
96 Euston Road
London NW1 2DB



Tuesday 24 October, 2023

10am - 5pm