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A Year in Booked!

A Year in Booked!
Thursday 15 December

Looking back on a year of the Book Festival on the road around Scotland…

YA Author Wins 2016 Book Festival First Book Award

YA Author Wins 2016 Book Festival First Book Award
Thursday 27 October

We're delighted to announce today that YA author Kathryn Evans is the winner of the 2016 Edinburgh International Book Festival First Book Award for her debut novel, More of Me…

Jeffrey Archer to appear in exclusive Book Festival event

Jeffrey Archer to appear in exclusive Book Festival event
Thursday 6 October

The prolific author launches his new novel with the Book Festival at Edinburgh's Usher Hall in November,…

Edinburgh International Book Festival Closes on a High Note

Edinburgh International Book Festival Closes on a High Note
Tuesday 30 August

Edinburgh International Book Festival closes this afternoon after entertaining over 3,400 primary school children from across Scotland who came to enjoy talks, workshops and discussions on the final day of the Festival…

BBC's Former Director Argues that Political Discourse Has Failed

BBC's Former Director Argues that Political Discourse Has Failed
Tuesday 30 August

As the former Director General of the BBC and the current Chief Executive of The New York Times Company, Mark Thompson knows more than most about the language deployed by politicians and other public figures…

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