Welcome to Kibworth Book Festival 2016
To book places and to buy tickets, please telephone 0116 2791121
NB there will be wine served at all events in The Bookshop and at Kibworth Library
We like to look after our guests...
Fri 13 May 6:30pm | The Bookshop Kibworth
The award-winning Belgian will talk about his latest book "The Man I Became", also as part of the European Literature Festival
Free, courtesy of the Belgian Embassy
Mon 6th Jun 7pm | Kibworth Cricket Club
The Leicester Mercury journalist will present his new book on this season's Premiership champions, "5000-1: The Leicester City Story"
£5, from The Bookshop or KCC
THE BIG BOOKSHOP BASH - SOLD OUT
Wed 8 June 7pm | Kibworth Cricket Club
A party celebrating books!
book previews | music | quiz | raffle
£10, includes welcome drink, buffet, raffle ticket and goodie bag of books & bookish things
Tue 14 June (school events) & throughout June
The Leicester-based illustrator of children's books will visit local schools to work with youngsters on their drawing skills.
His books will be showcased in the shop too
MAX PORTER & GRANTA BOOKS
Thu 16 June 7pm | The Bookshop Kibworth
The author and editor will talk about Granta, our Indie Publisher of Honour and about his book "Grief is the Thing wih Feathers"
£5, redeemable against books on the night
NINA STIBBE - SOLD OUT*
Tue 21 June 7pm | Kibworth Cricket Club
The local lass and comic genius will talk about her latest novel, "Paradise Lodge"
*Event is at capacity - guest list only
Wed 22 June 6:30pm |Kibworth Library
The brilliant debut novelist will talk about "The Versions of Us", one of our favourite books of the year, followed by a Q&A session
£3, redeemable against the book
Fri 24 June 6:30pm | The Bookshop Kibworth
The Granta-published and Wellcome Prize-shortlisted author will talk about her career and her brand new book "The Tidal Zone"
Free, with purchase of Sarah's books