With almost 300 authors and illustrators on its books, Authors Aloud UK—which facilitated creatives’ visits to schools in the pre-Covid world—has pivoted into online launches... Read more
Mentioning no names, but aren't some bookshop events in London - and increasingly elsewhere - succumbing to the over-heated London price overdrive, leaving many of... Read more
John Murray Press is partnering with Waterstones to host a one-off Facebook Live “fan-led” event with Billy Connolly in December.
The Incident Room, Orion’s immersive events space, is returning to the Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival later this month featuring Ian Rankin, Mari Hannah and... Read more
Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie, Elif Shafak and Max Porter are among the authors and activists headlining English PEN’s centenary celebrations at the Southbank Centre this autumn.... Read more
Events organisers have revealed the “bruising scramble” of reorientating events for the online market, with plans hit again as lockdown easing is delayed. ... Read more
"Bridgerton" star Adjoa Andoh, Monique Roffey and Viv Groskop are some of the guests for this year’s Primadonna Festival. ... Read more
Hachette UK is launching a series of free virtual events, "Opening the Book", later this month, aiming to demystify publishing.
The Evening Standard and Netflix are launching the Stories Festival and competition “to inspire a new generation of storytellers”, featuring Jed Mercurio, Naoise Dolan and Will Young. ... Read more
The Bath Festival will become of the first live arts festivals to take place after lockdown, featuring more than 40 authors such as Richard Osman,... Read more