Our Lives Our Voices Research Findings

We are very pleased to publish the findings from the Our Lives, Our Voices research by Dr Susan McDonnell and Dr Tamsin Cavaliero.

TADA! Opens at F.E McWilliam Gallery and Studio

We had great fun at the preview of the Kids’ Own TADA! exhibition at F.E McWilliam Gallery and Studios in Banbridge, County Down.

Discover the Magic of Water, Soil, and Nature in Our Community Gardens!

We bid farewell to the winter season of our Four Seasons In Our Garden project at the wonderful Community Garden in Cranmore, with our partners Cranmore Co-op

Kids’ Own Celebrates Launch of Two New Books by Roma and Traveller Children in Cork

We are thrilled to share all about the latest Kids’ Own book launch in Cork featuring two new remarkable book titles .

Kids’ Own Young Writers Group Comes To An End For Now!

Kids' Own Young Writers Group concludes after five wonderful years. Read more to hear about the last session.

Kids’ Own Youth Advisory Group is Underway!

Our first Kids’ Own Youth Advisory Group session has taken place!

Kids’ Own and EPIC: Empowering People in Care

We are delighted to announce another new Kids’ Own project where we will be working together with EPIC (Empowering Children in Care) and young people aged 14-18.

Kids’ Own is part of new pilot programme: the Arts in Early Learning & Care (ELC) and School Age Childcare (SAC) scheme

We are delighted to be part of a new pilot programme run by The Arts Council and the Department of Children, Equality, Disability, Integration and Youth (DCEDIY. )

Kids’ Own promotes and supports the innate creative capabilities of all children in Ireland through the arts and publishing. We are a children’s arts organisation and Ireland’s only dedicated publisher of books by children, for children.


Kids’ Own is Ireland’s only dedicated publisher of books by children for children. Browse our bookshop!

Look at this!

We have developed our archive of children’s artwork and writing from over 20 years of projects. This space is curated by Kids’ Own on an ongoing basis.


“Future Selves/ Dream Jars” Photograph (2016)