Children and Young People

Programmes and festivals for children and young people.

Children's Book Festival


Our Children’s Book Festival is a month long celebration and promotion of children’s books and stories. This year the festival has moved online, but our programme of events is still packed with authors, workshops, performances and crafts - all free of charge. Visit our Children’s Book Festival page and join in the fun.

Teen Day

A vibrant and exciting part of Cork World Book Fest every April - authors, workshops, graphic novel project. Events organised by and for young people.  

Summer Programme and Reading Challenge


Red will be back next summer for another reading challenge! Find out more at your local library.