1.png

Our Events

This is where we keep all our events in an ever-growing library of all that we do and have done so far. Everything is archived here and easily scrollable and we also list the authors who have appeared at the LitFest. In addition you can click to the area of your choice and find the events within your key area of interest.


Have fun browsing through the events, from author interviews to MasterClasses, author readings and more.

placeholder-video.png

Festival Favourites: Poetry

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Naomi and James Jones, Author and Illustrator of The Perfect Fit

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Andrew Lownie, Author of Traitor King

placeholder-video.png

2021 Kids Books Round Up and 2022 Preview

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Kathryn Mannix, Author of With The End In Mind

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Simon Scarrow, Author of The Honour of Rome

placeholder-video.png

A Writer's Life: Hanif Kureishi Part 1

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Martha Teichner, Author of When Harry Met Minnie

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Sara Nisha Adams, Author of The Reading List

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Kim Moore, Author of All The Men I Never Married

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Catherine Bruton, Author of Following Frankenstein

placeholder-video.png

MasterClass With Vicki Hird, author of Rebugging The Planet

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Aisling Fowler, author of Fireborn: Twelve and the Frozen Forest

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Hammad Rind, author of Four Dervishes

placeholder-video.png

The Klaus Flugge Prize Award 2021

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Sue Anstiss, Author of Game On: The Unstoppable Rise of Women's Sport

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Dr Nick Crumpton, Author of Everything You Know About Dinosaurs Is Wrong!

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Freya Sampson, Author of The Last Library

placeholder-video.png

Meet The Experts: Tom Tivnan from The Bookseller

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Steve Mann, Author of Easy Peasy Awesome Pawsome Dog Training for Kids

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Penny Batchelor, Author of Her New Best Friend

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 19: Relationship Tales

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 18: India

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 17: Thought Provoking

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Nicole Kennedy, Author of Everything's Perfect

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Elodie Harper, Author of The Wolf Den

placeholder-video.png

Katie Marsh Reads From Her Book Unbreak Your Heart

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Katie Allen, Author of Everything Happens For A Reason

placeholder-video.png

MasterClass With Connson Chou Locke

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Ella Risbridger, Author of The Secret Detectives

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Michael Morpurgo

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Kjell Ola Dahl, Author of The Assistant

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Kirsty Applebaum, Author of The Life and Time of Lonny Quicke

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation with Carol Drinkwater, Author of An Act of Love

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With George Butler, Author of Drawn Across Borders

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Michela Wrong, Author of Do Not Disturb

placeholder-video.png

Meet the Experts Part 2: Commissioning Editors

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Jessica Moxham, Author of The Cracks That Let The Light In

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Sergei Lebedev, Author of Untraceable

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Simone Buchholz, Author of Hotel Cartagena

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With David Baddiel, Author of Jews Don't Count

placeholder-video.png

Katie Fforde Reads From Her Book A Wedding In The Country

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Mercedes Rosende & Tim Gutteridge, Author and Translator of Crocodile Tears

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Gemma Bird, Author of Money Mum Official: Save Yourself Happy Your Ultimate Money Tips Guide

placeholder-video.png

Festival Favourites: Emotionally Intelligent

placeholder-video.png

2021 Books Review With Joanne Harris and Paul Blezard

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Lucy Clarke, Author of The Castaways

placeholder-video.png

A Writer's Life: Hanif Kureishi Part 2

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Shrabani Basu, Author of The Mystery of the Parsee Lawyer

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Dan Crowe, Editor-In-Chief of Inque Magazine

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Saïd Khatibi, Author of Sarajevo Firewood

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Ruth Padel, Author of Daughters of the Labyrinth

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Jack Meggitt-Phillips, Author of The Beast and The Bethany: Revenge of the Beast

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Dinah Jeffries, Author of Daughters of War

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Tony Curtis, Author of Darkness in the City of Light

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation About How To Raise A Global Citizen

placeholder-video.png

Afghanistan: The Unravelling at JLF London

placeholder-video.png

Translated Fiction Panel Part 2

placeholder-video.png

Susan Lewis Reads From Her Book I Have Something To Tell You

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Andy Hamilton, Author of Longhand

placeholder-video.png

Translated Fiction Panel Part 1

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Inga Vesper, Author of The Long, Long Afternoon

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Zoë Brigley and Kristian Evans, Editors of 100 Poems to Save the Earth

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Shaun Deeney, Author of Love & Care

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Kate Read, Creator of Boo! A Fishy Mystery

placeholder-video.png

The Branford Boase Award Winners Ceremony 2021

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Alka Joshi, Author of The Secret Keeper of Jaipur

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Karin Slaughter, Author of False Witness

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Miranda Levy, Author of The Insomnia Diaries

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Julietta Henderson, Author of The Funny Thing About Norman Foreman

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Brian Conaghan, Author of Cardboard Cowboys

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 13: Quirky

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 12: Historical

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 11: Feel-Good

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 10: Thrillers

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 9: Nature

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 8: Humour

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 7: Spy Thrillers

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 6: Debut Authors

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 5: Family Drama

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 4: Historical Fiction

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 3: Spine Chilling Fiction

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 2: Relationship Stories

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 1: Crime Fiction

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Konnie Huq and Gill Lewis, Authors of Cookie and Swan Song

placeholder-video.png

Festival Favourites: YA Reads For Everyone

placeholder-video.png

2022 Crime Writing Preview with Maxim Jakubowski

placeholder-video.png

Festival Favourites: Fantasy With A Hint Of Fairytale

placeholder-video.png

Festival Favourites: Thought Provoking Non-Fiction

placeholder-video.png

Festival Favourites: Unforgettable debuts about characters facing adversity that will steal your heart

placeholder-video.png

Festival Favourites: Books About Bookshops

placeholder-video.png

Festival Favourites: Remixing Ancient English Myths

placeholder-video.png

Festival Favourites: Growing Up and Exploring the World

placeholder-video.png

Festival Favourites: Witches

placeholder-video.png

Festival Favourites: Spooky Reads For Kids

placeholder-video.png

Festival Favourites: Bestsellers

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews: Modern & Contemporary

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews: Supernatural

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews: Provocative

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews: Speculative Fiction

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews: WWII Non-Fiction

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Stephanie Burgis, Author of The Raven Heir

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Defne Suman, Author of The Silence of Scheherazade

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Alastair Chisholm, Author of Adam-2

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Rashmi Sirdeshpande, Author of Good News

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Will Iredale, Author of The Pathfinders

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Aliya Ali-Afzal, Author of Would I Lie To You?

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Pamela Butchart, Author of A Monster Ate My Packed Lunch

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 16: Nature & Farming

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 15: Memoirs

placeholder-video.png

Robinson Reviews 14: Sci-fi and Fantasy

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Carole Matthews, Author of Sunny Days and Sea Breezes

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Charles Spencer, Author of The White Ship

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Alexandra Wilson, Author of In Black and White

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Tracy Bloom, Author of The Wife Who Got A Life

placeholder-video.png

Joanne Harris MasterClass Part 2

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Christina Sweeney-Baird, Author of The End of Men

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Dylan Moore, Author of Many Rivers To Cross

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Rev. Richard Coles, Author of The Madness of Grief

placeholder-video.png

MasterClass No 1 with Joanne Harris, Author of Ten Things About Writing

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Eleanor Ray, Author of Everything Is Beautiful

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Lucy Clarke, Author of The Castaways

placeholder-video.png

Kate Mosse Reads From Her Book The City of Tears

placeholder-video.png

Meet the Experts Part 1: Literary Agents

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Hafsa Zayyan, Author of We Are All Birds of Uganda

placeholder-video.png

In Conversation With Linwood Barclay, Author of Find You First