Save The Date - The 6th Akada Children's Book Festival


The 6th Akada Children's Book Festival

The event is scheduled to take place on Saturday October 26, 2024. See you there!


Call for Authors

Attention Children's Book Authors!!!
Would you like your book to be considered for possible feature at the 2024 Akada Children's Book Festival?
If yes, send a copy of your children's book to The Akada Children’s Book Festival Editorial Board:
34b Awori Street, Dolphin Estate, Ikoyi, Lagos.

eBooks can be submitted to:

In your cover letter please include the date your book was published and the ISBN. Deadline for submissions: May 30, 2024

Books selected to be featured at the festival will be announced on August 30, 2024

Festival Highlights

Book Chat
Book Exhibition
Chess Tournament
Sip n Paint
Art Exhibition
Announcing the winners of Writing & Illustration Competition

Exciting Workshops for ACBF 2023

  • 1.  Winning Hearts & Minds: Creative Writing Masterclass for Children's Authors
  • 2.  Books That Speak: Creating A Bestselling Audiobook
  • 3.  Achieve More: How To Maximise Your Potential As An Illustrator

  • 1.  Raising A Reader: Inspiring A Love of Reading in Children
  • 2.  Identifying & Correcting Maladaptive Behaviour: An Anti-Bullying Session
  • 3.  Discipline in the 21st Century
  • 4.  My Child's Got Talent: Now What?
  • 5.  The Impact Of Social Media on Your Children

  • 1.  Smarter Finance: Investing Tips For Children
  • 2.  I Am Remarkable: Super Special Me!
  • 3.  Picture Perfect Tips For Young Photographers
  • 4.  My Passport Of Rights
  • 5.  Not Too Young To Code
  • 6.  Special Needs, Special Care
  • 7.  No: You Can't Invade My Space! Body Safety 101 For Children
  • 8.  Navigating Your Teenage Years
  • 9.  Success Secrets For Children
  • 10.  The ABCs of Safety
  • 11.  For Girls Only: Navigating Puberty