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Felixstowe Book Festival

Now in its fifth year, Felixstowe Book Festival returns for another exciting weekend of events.

Felixstowe Book Festival has become one of the highlights of the East Anglian Arts Calendar and returns for another exciting weekend of events on 1st & 2nd July 2017. 

Festival fiction highlights include appearances by the patron Esther Freud; Louis De Bernières; A.L. Kennedy and Tracy Chevalier, plus former Director General of MI5 Stella Rimington, discussing her latest novel Breaking Cover, and Louise Doughty, best-selling author of Apple Tree Yard. Authors making welcome return visits include Terry Waite CBE speaking about his book Out of the Silence and Alison Weir talking about her novel Anne Boleyn: A King’s Obsession.

Authors making welcome return visits include Terry Waite CBE speaking about his book Out of the Silence and Alison Weir talking about her novel Anne Boleyn: A King’s Obsession.

There’s plenty for lovers of non-fiction too and there is a special Festival preview event with guest speaker artist Maggi Hambling, on 11th June at The Orwell. 

Amongst the selection of events for children and teens, there is the fantastic author of young adult fantasy Alwyn Hamilton, a teddy bear's picnic with Jane Hissey, cartoon fun with Gary Northfields.

For more details about all the events and speakers and to subscribe to the newsletter go to www.felixstowebookfestival.co.uk


Attraction name:
Felixstowe Book Festival
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£4 - £8
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