Events

Seren Cornerstone Poetry Festival

Start date: 8th February 2019 - End date: 10th February 2019

Time: Daily

Location: Cornerstone Charles St, Cardiff CF10 2SF

Seren Cornerstone Poetry Festival

The 2019 festival will feature a similarly eclectic mix, with authors and artists from elsewhere in Wales and beyond such as Owen Sheers, Kim Moore and Christopher Meredith.

The festival returns for 2019, 8-10 February. Save the date!

London Bookshop Crawl

Start date: 8th February 2019 - End date: 10th February 2019

Time: Daily

London Bookshop Crawl

London Bookshop Crawl started in 2016 as a way to get a group of book lovers offline and into the real world to meet each other, discover brilliant bookshops and buy books with others who wouldn’t judge their book acquisition issues…

Faversham Literary Festival

Start date: 21st February 2019 - End date: 24th February 2019

Time: Daily

Location: Faversham, Kent, UK

Our inaugural festival was a great success with a line-up including Man Booker-shortlisted author Deborah Levy, journalist Martin Bell, psychogeographer Iain Sinclair and performance poet John Hegley, We hope you will join us again in February 2019.

The Northern YA Literary Festival

Date: 16th March 2019

Time: 09:45-18:00

Location: Greenbank Building, Preston, Lancashire, PR1 2HE

The Northern YA Literary Festival

24th March 2018 the University of Central Lancashire hosted the first Northern YA Literary Festival. Fans got the unique opportunity to delve into the publishing industry, and to meet critically acclaimed and international best selling authors.

CHCC YA Fest

Date: 12th May 2019

Time: 11:00 - 18:30

Location: Chadwell Heath Community Centre, High RD, Chadwell Heath, Romford, RM6 6AS

CHCC YA Fest

YA Fest is a young adult book festival held at Chadwell Heath Community Centre, a registered charity, home to Robert Jeyes Library. We here at CHCC love YA literature and want to spread that love by holding a festival. It promises to be lots of fun!

Firsts: London’s Rare Book Fair

Start date: 7th June 2019 - End date: 9th June 2019

Time: Daily

Location: Battersea Park, London SW8 4NW

Firsts: London’s Rare Book Fair

Welcome to Firsts – London’s Rare Book Fair – the 62nd ABA summer fair – which returns to Battersea Evolution in the heart of Battersea Park, for a second time.

CYMERA Festival

Start date: 7th June 2019 - End date: 9th June 2019

Time: Daily

Location: 7th - 9th June 2019, The Pleasance, Edinburgh

CYMERA Festival

Festival enthusiast Ann Landmann and Noel Chidwick, were having a cup of tea and lamenting the lack of genre authors in book festivals programmes. So why not set up our own book festival?, they asked each other.

We hope to see you in June 2019!

Islay Book Festival

Start date: 29th August 2019 - End date: 1st September 2019

Time: Daily

Location: various, Islay, UK

Islay Book Festival

Originally growing out of a small book club in Port Ellen, our volunteer-run festival, is now part of Islay’s busy annual events calendar and Argyll’s thriving cultural scene.

NOIRwich

Start date: 12th September 2019 - End date: 15th September 2019

Time: Daily

Location: various, Norwich

NOIRwich

The Noirwich Crime Writing Festival is the region’s largest annual celebration of crime writing and one of the fastest growing literary festivals in the UK.

Cheltenham Literature Festival

Start date: 4th October 2019 - End date: 13th October 2019

Time: Daily

Location: various, Cheltenham, UK

Cheltenham Literature Festival

Established in 1949, The Cheltenham Literature Festival is one of oldest literary events in the world – and with a feast of superstar speakers and the chance to meet your favourite authors and characters – it’s certainly the most fun!