Author Visits

Would you like me to visit your school, festival or library?


One of the great perks of this wonderful job is visiting young readers. If you would like me to visit, then here are some options – assemblies/talks, workshops, charges, testimonials – you name it.  Or simply get in touch at


‘A visit from Claire Barker was like our very own Mary Poppins – practically perfect in very way. She let our children know that reading is a special kind of magic.’ Miss Smith, Stoke Damerel School, Plymouth, September 2019