2005–2006

15 September
Paul Stewart & Chris Riddell
Children’s author & illustrator
20 September
William Nicholson
Children’s author
26 September
Helen Dunmore
Author & poet
4 October
Jane Flood
Storyteller
4 October
David Almond
Children’s author
6 October
Andy McNab
Author
14 November
Endpapers Award Ceremony
Borders
16 November
Allan Ahlberg
Children’s author
22 November
Dominic Mieville
Children’s author
12 January
GCSE Poetry Live!
Colston Hall
17 January
Rebecca Lisle
Children’s author
28 February
Morris Gleitzman
Children’s author
7 March
Alex Shearer
Children’s author
17 March
Rick Riordan
Children’s author
23 March
Linda Newberry
Children’s author
24 April
Theresa Breslin
Children’s author
25th April
Meg Rosoff & Linzi Glass
Young adult authors
23 May
Alan Gibbons
Children’s author
23 June
Anne Fine
Author
27 June
Jonathan Stroud
Children’s author
4 July
Lucy English
Poet