Press Releases

Up-to-date news from the Book Festival press office will be posted here as we have it. Please browse the latest and archive press releases below.

Freedom to Think at the Edinburgh International Book Festival

Freedom to Think at the Edinburgh International Book Festival
Thu 07 June 2018

In the 2018 Programme announced today, the Edinburgh International Book Festival calls upon its authors, participants and audiences to consider the importance of freedom in a world where democracy and capitalism, long the staples of western society, are being brought into question…

Young People's Voices Throughout Edinburgh International Book Festival Programme for Children

Young People's Voices Throughout Edinburgh International Book Festival Programme for Children
Thu 07 June 2018

The Edinburgh International Book Festival today announced over 200 events for children and young people across the Baillie Gifford Children’s Programme. Featuring some of the most exciting writers and illustrators for young people…