About Authorfy

Authorfy brings readers and writers closer together through interactive video masterclasses, fun downloadable activities, and exciting after school club resources. Whether you’re a teacher, parent, student, librarian, aspiring author or reluctant writer, there’s something on Authorfy for everyone!

Join the Authorfy Army

The Authorfy Army is a global community of passionate readers, writers, storytellers, teachers, librarians, home-schoolers, parents, students and publishing professionals. Basically, if you enjoy stories, you’ve come to the right place! The team behind Authorfy have taught thousands of children and worked with the world’s biggest children’s publishers to make reading and writing interactive, accessible, engaging and fun.

Are you wondering how you can join the ‘Authorfy Army’? It’s simple! Head over to our classroom page and watch one of our author masterclasses (they’re all free and include schemes of work for teachers, too!). Or you can go to our club page and order a box of creative writing resources. Or if you’re looking for some simple bookish fun, head to our creative page, where we’ve got tons of free downloadable activities. That’s all you need to do to join our creative community – get involved!

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Authorfy Ambassadors

Abi Elphinstone

ABI ELPHINSTONE

Bestselling Author of ‘The Dream Snatcher’ trilogy and ‘Sky Song’

‘Authorfy is set to rekindle a love of reading and writing within a generation of children.’

Joseph Coelho

JOSEPH COELHO

Award-Winning Performance Poet and Playwright

‘Having contact with writers brought their work to life in unimagined ways and gave me the opportunity to see myself as a writer.’

SF Said

SF SAID

Award-Winning Author of ‘Varjak Paw’ and ‘Phoenix’

‘I honestly believe that books for young readers have the deepest impact of all. They’re the books that shape us and stay with us forever.’

Cressida Cowell

CRESSIDA COWELL

Author of Multi-Million-Selling, ‘How to Train Your Dragon’ and ‘The Wizards of Once’

‘I am in favour of anything that promotes creativity… creative thinking is absolutely vital in every area of life.’

LAURA DOCKRILL

Bestselling Poet, Illustrator and Author of ‘Darcy Burdock’, ‘Big Bones’ and ‘My Mum’s Growing Down’

‘Authorfy is giving children a chance to find their voice and hone their craft by learning from other writers.’

Piers Torday

PIERS TORDAY

Award-Winning Author of ‘The Last Wild’ trilogy

‘I believe every school child is entitled to the opportunity to express themselves and develop through their creativity.’

The Authorfy Options

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Authorfy Club

Order an Authorfy Club Box to get readymade resources sent to your school so you can run a creative writing club. With video challenges from our ‘Authors of the Term’, activities that boost writing for pleasure, and all prizes, certificates and worksheets provided, you can run a club that pleases Ofsted and raises £1000+ for your school with zero planning!

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Authorfy Classroom

Check out our ‘Classroom’ page to watch interactive video masterclasses from bestselling, award-winning children’s authors like Michael Morpurgo, Katherine Rundell and Emma Carroll. Each masterclass comes with a cross-curricular scheme of work, downloadable extracts and more, and they can be watched in the classroom, at home, in assemblies or on the go!

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Authorfy Creative

Visit our page of creative activity packs and download as many as you like for free. We’ve got a variety of games, book club questions, arts and crafts sheets and more, and they’re all based around the latest bestselling children’s books.

Publishing Partners

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