Alex Strick

Author

About Alex Strick

ALEX STRICK has taught (EFL) and worked in children's play/youthwork. She has considerable experience of working directly with disabled children and managing projects seeking to develop equality and inclusion. She has also worked in the children's book world for much of the past fifteen years. At Booktrust, she managed programmes like Bookstart and Children's Book Week, was deputy executive director and regularly reviewed children's books for the Guardian. She is now a consultant to Booktruston all aspects of disability and diversity, as well as working with various other agencies and charities (she is co-founder of Outside In, the UK organisation dedicated to exploring books from around the world). She is regularly asked to talk at events and conferences and has been commissioned to design and deliver training courses for writers, illustrators and publishers on accessible and inclusive books, both in the UK and internationally.

Recent activity

Ronaldo and Neymar (Birthday)
Two great footballers, the same birthday! Happy Birthday to Cristiano Ronaldo and Neymar. A good time to read Max the Champion by Sean Stockdale and Ros Asquith. Published by Frances Lincoln Children's Books.
2 years ago
Sport
Love sport? Max the Champion by Sean Stockdale from Frances Lincoln Children's Books is brilliant!
2 years ago
Athletics
Athletics fans, why not try Max the Champion by Sean Stockdale. Published by Frances Lincoln Children's Books.
3 years ago
National Fitness Day
Love fitness. Love Max the Champion. By Sean Stockdale, published by Frances Lincoln Children's Books.
3 years ago
Rugby World Cup
Rugby World Cup! Could there be a better time to read Max the Champion by Sean Stockdale. Published by Frances Lincoln Children's Books.
3 years ago
Swimming
Love the World Para Swimming Championships? Why not try Max the Champion by Sean Stockdale. Published by Frances Lincoln Children's Books.
3 years ago
Thrilled to have chosen this fabulously interactive and inclusive activity book from @WException @Coach_Costa @VBdoodles @bsmallbear for our @Booktrust #Bookmark book of the month - enjoy! booktrust.org.uk/book/s/stretch…
3 years ago
Max the Champion
Read about the making of a champion in Max the Champion by Sean Stockdale from Frances Lincoln Children's Books.
4 years ago