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An A-Z directory of Bookish Events and Awards that we know of around the world, linked to an information page with addresses, websites and other contact information. If you know of any that we’ve missed could you please let us know using the Contact form.

INDEX: A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

  • AA Book Festival
  • Abantu Book Festival
  • AJC Decateur Book Festival
  • Ake Arts & Book Festival
  • Aldeburgh Literary Festival
  • Also Festival
  • Althorp Literary Festival
  • Amherst Poetry Festival
  • Amsterdam Book Fair
  • Appledore Book Festival
  • Aye Write

  • Baltimore Book Festival
  • Bangor Book Festival
  • The Barbellion Prize
  • Bare Lit Festival Bath Children’s Literature Festival

  • Bath Flash Fiction
  • The Bath Novel Awards
  • Bath Short Story Award
  • Bay Area Book Festival
  • Beacon Literary Festival
  • Belfast Book Festival
  • Bendigo Writers Festival
  • Berkeley Poetry Slam
  • Berwick Literary Festval
  • Beyond the Borders
  • Big Orange Book Festival
  • Birmingham Literary Festival
  • Birnam Book Festival: twitter
  • Blenheim Palace Festival of Literature Film & Music
  • Bloody Scotland
  • Bloomsbury Festival
  • Bodmin Moor Poetry Festival
  • Bocas Literary Festival
  • Bold Strokes Book Festival
  • Book Expo
  • Book Week Scotland
  • BookCon
  • The Booker Prizes
  • Bookmark
  • BookTastic BookFest
  • Borderlines Carlisle
  • Borders Book Festival
  • Boston Book Festival
  • Boswell Book Festival
  • Boucher Con: website
  • Bradford on Avon Mini Book Festival
  • Bradford Literary Festival
  • Bray Literary Festival
  • Brentwood Literary Festival
  • Bridport Literary Festival
  • The Bridport Prize
  • The Brighton Prize
  • Brisbane Writers Festival
  • Bristol Book Fair
  • Bristol Literary Festival
  • Bristol Prize
  • Bristol Teen Book Award: twitter
  • Bristol Women’s Literature Festival
  • Broadstairs Literary Festival
  • Brussels Poetry Festival
  • Budleigh Literary Festival
  • Bute Noir
  • Buxton International Festival

  • Cambridge Literary Festival

  • Campden Literary Festival
  • Canterbury Festival
  • Capital Crime
  • Cardiff Book Festival
  • Cardiff Kids Literary Festival
  • Carnegie Greenaway
  • Chagwood Literary Festival
  • CHCC YA Festival
  • Cheltenham Literary Festival
  • Cheltenham Poetry Festival
  • Chicago Book Expo
  • Chichester Children’s Book Fest: twitter
  • Chiddington Castle Literary Festival
  • Chipping Norton Literary Festival
  • Chiswick Book Festival
  • Chorlton Book Festival
  • Cityread London
  • Clapham Book Festival
  • Colonsay Book Festival
  • Comedy Women in Print
  • Comic Art Festival
  • Cookbook Festival
  • Cork World Book Festival
  • Costa Book Awards
  • Cranbrook Literature Festival
  • Crickhowell Literary Festival
  • Crime Festival

  • Crossing the Tees
  • Crouch End Comic Art Festival
  • Croydon Literary Festival
  • CSI Portsmouth
  • Cuckfield Book Festival
  • Cymera Fest: website

  • Dalkey Book Festival
  • Deckle Edge
  • Derby Book Festival
  • Derby Poetry Festival
  • Derwent Valley Lit Fest: website
  • Dinefwr Literary Festival
  • DIVA Literary Festival
  • The Diverse Book Award
  • Dorchester Literary Festival
  • DragonCon
  • Dublin Book Festival
  • Durham Book Festival
  • Dylan Thomas Prize

  • East London Comics & Arts Festival
  • East Riding Festival of Words
  • Edinburgh Anarchist Feminist Bookfair
  • Edinburgh International Book Festival
  • Emerging Writers’ Festival
  • Enfield Literary Festival
  • Ennis Book Club Festival
  • Essex Book Festival
  • Essex Poetry Festival
  • European Poetry Festival
  • Evesham Festival of Words
  • Exeter Literary Festival: website

  • Farley Literature Festival
  • Faversham Literary Festival
  • Felixstowe Book Festival
  • Feminist Book Fortnight
  • Feminist Writers Festival
  • The Festival of Literary Diversity
  • Festival of Writing and Ideas at Borris
  • Filey Literature Festival
  • Fill Festival
  • Firsts – London’s Rare Book: website
  • Flash Fiction Festival
  • FLY Festival
  • Folkestone Book FEstival
  • Fowey Festival
  • Frinton Literary Festival

  • Gaithersburg Book Festival
  • Gibraltar Literary Festival
  • Ginkgo Prize for Ecopoetry: website
  • Gloucester Poetry Festival
  • Go South Book Festival
  • Granite Noir
  • Greenwich Book Festival
  • Griffin Poetry Prize
  • Grindstone Literary Festival
  • gritLIT Festival
  • Guernsey Literary Festival
  • Guildford Book Festival

  • Halifax Festival of Words: website
  • Hastings Literary Festival
  • Hawksbury Upton Literary Festival
  • Hay Festival
  • Headingly Literary Festival
  • Henley Literary Festival
  • Hexham Book Festival
  • Holt Festival
  • Hong Kong International Literary Festival
  • Huck Festival
  • Huddersfield Literary Festival
  • Hull Noir
  • Humber Mouth

  • Iceland Noir
  • Ilkley Literary Festival
  • Ilminster Literary Festival
  • Impress Prize
  • In Other Words Festival
  • INFUSION – YA book Festival
  • International Agatha Christie Festival
  • International Literature Festival Dublin
  • Iowa City Book Festival
  • Islay Book Festival
  • Isle of Wight Literary Festival

  • Jewish Book Week
  • John O’Groats Book Festival: twitter

  • Kaduna Book & Arts Festival
  • Kendal Mountain Literature Festival: website
  • Kendal Poetry Festival
  • Kenilworth Arts Festival
  • Kerrytown Book Festival
  • Kibworth Book Festival
  • Kildare Readers Festival: website
  • Killer Women
  • King’s Lynn Literary Festival

  • Lancaster Literary Festival
  • Laugh Out Loud Book Awards
  • Ledbury Poetry Festival
  • Lee Trentadue
  • Leeds Big Bookend
  • Leeds Lit Festival: twitter
  • Left Coast Crime: website
  • Leicester Writes
  • Limerick Literary Festival
  • Lingo Festival
  • Linlithgow Book Festival
  • Linton Book Festival
  • literatur festival
  • Liverpool Children’s Festival of Reading: website
  • Llandeilo Literature Festival
  • Llangwm Literary Festival
  • London Author Fair
  • London Book and Screen Week
  • The London Book Fair
  • London Bookshop Crawl
  • London Radical Bookfair
  • London Writers’ Week

  • Manx Literary Festival
  • Margate Bookie
  • Marlborough Literary Festival
  • Manchester Children’s Book Festival
  • Manchester Literary Festival
  • Maroon Poetry Fest: twitter
  • Mayfair & St James’s Literary Festival: twitter
  • Miami Book Fair
  • Milton Keynes Literary Festival
  • Mississippi Book FEstival
  • Monclair Literary Festival
  • Montana Book Festival
  • MontCo Book Festival
  • Montgomeryshire Literary Festival: website
  • Morecambe & Vice
  • Moulton Literary Festival: twitter
  • Mountains to Sea dlr Book Festival
  • Murder One Festival

  • Nairn Festival
  • National Book Awards
  • National Flash Fiction Day
  • National Poetry Day
  • National Writing Day
  • neat festival
  • Ness Book Fest
  • New Angle Prize
  • New Hampshire Poetry Festival
  • New Orleans Poetry Festival
  • Newark Book Festival
  • Newburyport Literary Festival
  • Newcastle Noir
  • Newcastle Writers Festival
  • Newham Word Festival
  • Noir at the Bar Edinburgh: twitter
  • Noir at the Bar Toronto
  • NOIRELAND
  • Noiriwch Crime Writing Festival
  • Nordic Poetry Festival: website
  • North Carolina Book FEstival
  • North Cornwall Poetry Festival
  • North London Story Festival
  • North Notts Literature Festival
  • Northern Children’s Book Festival
  • Northern Short Story
  • The Northern YA Literary Festival
  • Northwest Zinefest
  • Northwich Literary Festival
  • Nottingham Festival of Words
  • Nottingham Poetry Festival
  • Nottingham Print and Publishing Fair
  • Notts Festival of Literature

  • Omagh Literary Festival
  • Oswestry Literary Festival
  • Ottawa Writers Festival
  • Oxford Literary Festival

  • Paisley Book Festival
  • Palestine Festival of Literature
  • PENfro Book Festival
  • Penshurst Fetival
  • Penzance Literary Festival
  • Philadelphia Book Festival
  • Plymouth Literary Festival
  • Poetry in Aldeburgh
  • Poetry Swindon
  • Polari Prize
  • Pontypridd Children’s Book Festival
  • Port Eliot Festival
  • Porty Book Festival
  • Primadonna Festival: website
  • Printer’s Row Literary Festival

  • Queen’s Park Book Festival
  • Queensland Poetry Festival

  • Rainbow Book Festival
  • Readers & Writers Festival
  • Red Line Book Festival
  • Richmond Literary Festival
  • Ripon Poetry Festival: website
  • Rochdale Children’s Literature Festival: twitter
  • Rochdale Literature and Ideas Festival
  • Rochester Literature Festival
  • Rotorua Noir
  • Ryedale Book Festival

  • SA Book Festival
  • Salisbury Literary Festival
  • Savannah Book Festival
  • Scribblers Festival
  • SciFi London
  • Sedbergh Book Town Festival
  • Seren Cardiff Poetry Festival: website
  • Sevenoaks Literary Festival
  • Sheaf Poetry Festival
  • Shoreham Wordfest
  • Short Stories Aloud
  • Shrewsbury Festival of Literature
  • Sidmouth Literary Festival
  • Silverwood Events
  • Singapore Writers Festival
  • Sleepy Hollow Lit Fest: website
  • Small Press Day
  • South Asian Literary Festival
  • South Dakota Festival of Books
  • Southam Book Festival: website
  • Southern Festival of Books
  • St Hilda’s Crime Fiction Weekend
  • StAnza Poetry
  • States of Independence
  • Stewartry Book Festival
  • Strokestown International Poetry Festival
  • Stokey Literary Festival
  • Stratford Literary Festival
  • Stroud Book Festival
  • Struga Poetry Evenings
  • Sussex Poetry Festival

  • Talking Loud & Saying Summat!
  • Tamworth Literary Festival
  • Tasmanian Writers & Readers Festival
  • Taunton Literary Festival
  • Tell It Festival
  • Tennessee Williams and New Orleans Literary Festval
  • Tetbury Book Festival: twitter
  • Texas Book Festival
  • Texas Teen Book Festival
  • Thame Arts and Literature Festival
  • Theakstons Festival
  • Tidelands Book Festival
  • Todmorden Book Festival: website
  • Toronto Poetry Slam
  • Tring Book Festival
  • Turn the Page
  • Tuscon Festival of Books

  • UAE Literary Festival
  • Ubud Writers and Readers Festival
  • Ullapool Book Festival

  • Vancouver Writers Festival
  • Verve Poetry Festival
  • Virginia Festival of Books

  • Wainwright Prize
  • Kim Scott Walwyn Prize
  • Wealden Literary Festival
  • Wellcome Book Prize
  • Wells Festival of Literature
  • Wenlock Poetry Festival
  • Wessex Literary Festival
  • West Cork Literary Festival
  • West Virginia Book Festival
  • Wigtown Book Festival

  • Whitstable Literary Festival
  • WIGWAM Book Festival
  • Wimbledon Book FEstival
  • Win Writers Festival
  • Winchester Poetry Festival
  • Wingate Literary Prize
  • Wirral Book Awards
  • Wisconsin Book Festival
  • Wise Words Festival
  • Women’s Prize
  • Wonder
  • Wonderlands
  • The Word on the Street
  • WORDfest: Crawley Festival of Words
  • Words & Music Festival
  • Words from the Wild
  • Words Weekend
  • Write Idea 2020

  • YA Literature Con
  • Yeovil Literary Festival
  • York Literature Festival
  • York Noir: twitter
  • Young Writer Award