A U.K. Patron of Reading for schools and a member of the National Association of Writers in Education, Joffre actively promotes the importance of reading, literacy and creative writing by visiting primary and secondary schools, colleges and literary events, delivering his acclaimed, interactive, motivational and inspiring sessions designed to excite and energise young people’s imagination and interest in the power of words.
He has been touring regularly since 2010 taking in venues across the South West, Midlands, London, and the Home Counties, featuring on BBC Radio and appearing at events including, Appledore Book Festival, Penzance Literary Festival, Wells Festival of Literature schools programme, Swindon Festival of Youth Literature, The Concorde Book Award, The Earl’s Court Literacy Festival and The Frome Festival. Joffre has now made more than 400 appearances and in constant demand.
Frog and the Tree of Spells, Books Guild Publishing, 2015
Frog and the Sand Spiders of Aridian , Books Guild Publishing , 2012