Plans for 2022

Author Visits to schools. Contact me.

Online ‘read alongs’ for children

Writing workshops

Career Events


Children’s Workshop

Join me on Saturday 4th June 2022at the Black books Festival for the Halo Hattie Hootenanny!


WIN a pair of tickets to attend the Black Book Festival AND Destiny Has a Sound Journal.

You can meet me, collect your signed journal, join my workshop and enjoy the event between the hours of

TO ENTER: Simply take a photo of your copy of the Halo Hattie Novel in most creative and wildest place you can find. I am looking for photos which show imagination and courage!

I want you to post this photo on social media and do 3 things:
1 - tag me on Instagram or TitkTok using @halohattieauthor OR Facebook using @LAEdwards
2 - tag 2 people in your post
3 - Write this caption: I love my #halohattiebook

When you have completed the above steps, you have successfully entered the competition and the winner will be announced via direct message on social media
on Thursday 4th June 2022by9.00pm. You will be asked for your email address to confirm next steps!

Past Events

Check out LA Edwards Book Tour so far…

Online live reading event

Children joined me for a live reading and fun activities online.

Perry Hall Primary School

I joined over 50 Key Stage 2 children for their Careers Week. The children learned about being a children’s author and listened to excerpts of my book. FYI - Due to school policy, no photos could be taken, so my face outside the school sign will have to do :-)

World Book Day 2022

Moat Hall Primary School Author Visit! I read to over 100 children! An amazing experience!

Want me to visit your school?


This was our final Christmas event of the Year! A black-owned market named after the famous - Black Panther movie!


The 1st Independent book shop to stock my book. This was a sold out launch event! Watch a snippet here.

Cocoa Kids Fest, London

I was invited to read excerpts from my book on the main Netflix stage to over 250 people!


Book reading at the local library.

Black Books Festival, 2021

Halo Hattie sold out soft Book Launch!

Contact Us

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