Tune in to our Young Writers Podcast

Tune in to our Young Writers podcast! Presented by Mary Branley and Jo Holmwood, listen to five fabulous episodes featuring readings from the Young Writers themselves.

Buoyant Anthology Book Launch

Kids's Own celebrate the launch of their Young Writers latest book Buoyant; An anthology of voices from Donegal and Derry/Londonderry.

Classic Kids’ Own Titles return!

Over twenty years since their first publication, Clotty Malotty and All Her Friends and Charley Barley and All His Friends have been reprinted!

Reflections on Kids’ Own’s 25th Anniversary Conference Roundup

Kids’ Own recently celebrated an important milestone! The organisation turned 25 in 2022, and we celebrated with a special anniversary conference on Friday the 25th of November at the Model, Sligo. We were delighted to have Dr Bryonie Reid from Quarto Collective as conference rapporteur, and you can read her conference roundup and reflections on the day below.

Some Highlights from 2022!

Kids’ Own is looking back at all the incredible projects, book launches, and events that took place in 2022. We had a busy year, and we are excited to share just some of the highlights!

“Blackberry Ink” Project Video marking UN Day for the Eradication of Poverty

We are delighted to partner with Cranmore Co-Operative Society with a creative project exploring some issues linked with poverty.