The Hungerford Literary Festival
17 – 22 October
Kate Adie will launch this year’s Hungerford Literary Festival on 17th October. For the next few days there will be seventeen events in the town.
Rachel Joyce on her follow-up to The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry, Charles Spencer on Charles I, Sir Michael Howard and Stephen Cooper on the Great War, Ned Boulting and Max Leonard on cycling, Jim Lawless on doing the things you never thought you could, Piers Torday on his children’s books, Jans Ondaatje Rolls on The Bloomsbury Cookbook, Jonathan Smith introducing the film of his book Summer in February, Simon Cooper on the life of a chalkstream, plus a literary quiz, a writing workshop, bibliotherapy sessions, book valuations, a children’s writing competition and plenty more…