About Isabelle

Isabelle King is the author of children’s books The Norfolk Story Book (October 2016) Once Upon A Time in Norfolk (May 2018) and Once Upon A Street: Norfolk Stories for Children  (May 2019) Published by The History Press and endorsed by Norfolk Museums Service, these books combine local history with imagination and fun.

Isabelle has toured schools as part of the Norfolk and Norwich Festival with her creative writing workshops and has been shortlisted as a finalist in the Eastern Daily Press People’s Choice Awards Her short story for adults has been highly commended for the Words And Women fiction competition, judged by Emma Healey and published by Unthank Books. She has created concepts and storylines for historical themed activities with National Centre for Writing.

Isabelle is the founder of Books Talk Back, non-profit literary events to connect emerging and established authors and provide a platform for new voices. The initiative has gained support from The British Library. She was a Prince’s Trust Young Ambassador (2017-2018) and represented The Prince’s Trust at The Business Book Awards 2018.

As an Events Coordinator Isabelle has organised high profile events for charities Attitude is Everything and Small Green Shoots.