Derby Book Festival

Derby Book Festival Taking place at venues across the city, including Derby Theatre and the University of Derby.

Event date: Friday, 1 June 2018 at 9.00 AM
Running until: Saturday, 9 June 2018 at 7.00 PM

The fourth Derby Book Festival will be held from 1-9 June 2018 in venues across the city with a programme packed with book related activities and events for all ages and interests.

The Festival will celebrate the joy of books and reading: from author talks, discussions, live performances, to a children's book trail, storytelling, theatre performances and activity sessions. The Festival combines an array of award winning, international authors with an abundance of local writing talent. There will be events featuring many different genres including themes associated with Derby. There's something for everyone!

The Festival's aim is 'A book festival which brings Derby's residents together in a love of books and also inspires new readers to appreciate the pleasure and power of reading.' Derby Book Festival is a registered charity.

The Festival programme will be available on 12 April 2018 when tickets will be available for all events.

For further information, visit the Festival website:

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