1st May

Hay Festival is an amazing book festival where lots of great authors speak and do workshops - I've ALWAYS wanted to go. This year they have released free video and audio of many of the authors who have spoken there in the past.
Below is a link to the children's section.
We think you might like these:
Quentine Blake - illustrator and poet
Francesca Simon - Horrid Henry
David Walliams - author and comedian
Neil Gaiman and Chris Riddell - We look at LOTS of books by this pair in school.
Michael Morpurgo
Michael Rosen
Charlie Higson - The Enemy, Young Bond and comedian
Julia Donalson and Axel Scheffler
Cressida Cowell - How to train your dragon and children's laureate
Nick Sharratt - Imagine
Anthony Horowitz -Alex Rider 
Maz Evans - Who let the gods out?
Oliver Jeffers - 
Jackie Morris - The Lost Words
Andy Stanton - Mr Gum
Shaun Tan - The Lost Thing