Upcoming Events

March 12, 2023

Tọlá Okogwu brings Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun to life drawing you into her superhero story starring a British-Nigerian girl who learns that her Afro hair has psychokinetic powers in an interactive family event at WOW London.

Ages 8 years+

March 25, 2023

Tola Okogwu will be in Waterstones Ashford in the morning to celebrate the launch of book two in the series, Onyeka and the Rise of the Rebels. She will be signing copies of both books, and we will also be running some superhero crafts! Come along and say hello. 

Ages 8 years+

March 12, 2023

Tola Okogwu will be in Waterstones Canterbury in the afternoon to celebrate the launch of book two in the series, Onyeka and the Rise of the Rebels. She will be signing copies of both books, and we will also be running some superhero crafts! Come along and say hello. 

Ages 8 years+

April 1, 20223

Get get ready to BLAST OFF on an intergalactic adventure for Discover Children’s Story Centre’s new space-themed, immersive exhibition. Featuring illustrations by the winning artist Dapo Adeola and written by Tọlá Okogwu. The Box Rocket will open in time for the Easter holidays.
 
Suitable for all ages

April 1, 20223

Get get ready to BLAST OFF on an intergalactic adventure for Discover Children’s Story Centre’s new space-themed, immersive exhibition. Featuring illustrations by the winning artist Dapo Adeola and written by Tọlá Okogwu. The Box Rocket will open in time for the Easter holidays.

October 9, 2022

Tola Okogwu will be in Waterstones Ashford signing copies of her action-packed middle grade novel Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun, the Waterstones Book of the Month!

Check back soon for future events!

Past Events

September 20, 2022

Meet Tọlá Okogwu and discover her epic superhero adventure Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun at the CGI Schools Gala Day in Galashiels, as part of Borders Book Festival.

Ages 9 years+

September 24, 2022

Meet Tolá Okogwu at the Wigtown Book Festival and discover her epic superhero adventure Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun! Onyeka is the newest addition to the Academy of the Sun, a prestigious school where children with superpowers are trained to battle for the truth. 

October 9, 2022

Unicorns, faeries and superheroes assemble. Join three sensational storytellers Peter Bunzl, Tolá Okogwu and A F Steadman as they talk with author Anna James about their action-packed fantasy novels, world building and how their books might be transformed from page to screen.

June 22, 2022

Schools are invited to join us (free of charge) online for a very special virtual event with Tọlá Okogwu as she presents her empowering debut, Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun, which we are thrilled to have as our Waterstones Children’s Book of the Month for June.  

Ages: Years 4-6

June 24, 2022

Loyalty can’t wait to host Tọlá Okogwu and Kwame Mbalia for Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun! This event is free to attend and will be held digitally via Crowdcast.

Jun 25, 2022

Tola Okogwu will be in Waterstones Ashford signing copies of her action-packed middle grade novel Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun, the Waterstones Book of the Month!

July 5, 2022

Join tola as part of the Bedford Bookfest programme of TEN live author events taking place Monday 4th to Friday 8th July, with readings, book chat, competitions, classroom activities and more.

Ages 9 years+

July 2, 2022

Meet Tọlá Okogwu and discover her epic superhero adventure Onyeka and the Academy of the Sun at Waterstones Bradford, as part of the Bradford Literature Festival.

Ages 9 years+

 

 

 

 

October 2, 2021

Join Tlá and the Medway Culture Club teachers to deliver a fun and literary session which includes storytelling, expressive arts, creative thinking and writing and also touches on the journey from student, to blogger, to author.

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