Extra Reading 2018

Check here regularly before, during and after the 2018 festival for any updates or cancellations to the programme!
Edits to the programme

 

  • Event: Independent Publishing: The joys and tribulations

The event was printed on the incorrect date. This event will in fact be taking place on Monday 1st October – NOT Tuesday 2nd October. The venue, Friends Meeting House Library, and time, 7:30pm – 9pm, remain the same.

 

 

  • Event: Daydreaming in Reverse

The event was printed on the incorrect date. This event will be taking place on Monday 1st October at 5pm – 6pm – NOT Saturday 6th October, 11am – 12pm. The venue, Attenborough Arts Centre will remain the same.

 

 

 

  • Event: Widening Westcotes Words with Alison Dunne

The event was printed on the incorrect date. This event will be taking place on Friday 5th October at 1pm – 3pm – NOT Sunday 7th October. The venue, Westcotes Library, will remain the same.

 

 

 

 

Cancellations
  • Event: An audience with Rosie Goodwin

This event will unfortunately no longer be able to take place. Apologies for any disappointment or inconvenience caused.

 

 

 

 

  • Event: Do Literary Prizes Matter?

This event will unfortunately no longer be taking place. Apologies for any disappointment or inconvenience caused.

  • Event: Take Part in Story & Poetry Reading

This event will no longer be taking place due to unforeseen circumstances – Apologies for any disappointment or inconvenience caused.

  • Event: Secularists Speaking

This event will unfortunately no longer be taking place. Apologies for any disappointment or inconvenience caused.

Additions to the programme
  • Event: Leicester Book Launch of ‘Cold Steel Rail’ by Stephen Done

Tuesday 2nd October
1pm – 1:50pm
Trinity House Chapel
Trinity House
The Newarke

Stephen will be talking about his 9th novel in the ‘Inspector Vignoles Mysteries’ series, set around the railways of Leicester.

Free to attend and suitable for everyone. The ‘buffet car’ will be open for light refreshments.

 

  • Event: Treasure Island‘ pirate themed family adventures!

    Sunday 7th October
    10:30am – 12:30pm

Join director of ‘Treasure Island’ Matthew Forbes for a pirate themed adventure! Write your own sea shanty. Make and colour your own treasure map. See your work displayed in the foyer of the Haymarket Theatre and, who knows, maybe your family might win an exclusive backstage tour…

Book FREE tickets here.
Suitable for all the family!