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Kibworth Book Festival 2017

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Kibworth BookFest

ROSIE GARLAND

The Night Brother

Tue 6th June, 7:30pm @ The Bookshop Kibworth

Celebrate the launch of Rosie's new book with a champagne reception and readings from the book by Rosie.

£5 tickets are redeemable* against the book (£16.99) and include wine/juice

Copies of 'The Palace of Curiosities' and 'Vixen' will also be on offer on the night  *one ticket per book              

FABER & FABER: A HISTORY WITH TOBY FABER

Wed 7th June, 7:30pm @ Kibworth Cricket Club

Join the grandson of the founder of Faber & Faber to hear about the fascinating history of the publishing house. Toby's top 10 favourite Faber books will be on sale as well as two titles he himself has written.

Faber is this year's BOOKFEST INDEPENDENT PUBLISHER OF HONOUR Tickets £5

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HENRY HEMMING

M: The True Story of Maxwell Knight

Tue 20th June, 7:30pm @ Kibworth Library

A gripping talk about two remarkable female spies and the man who ran them: an animal-loving TV presenter who went on to become MI5’s greatest spymaster and the subject of this new biography, recently named a Times' Book of the Week

£5 tickets include wine/juice

THE BIG BOOKSHOP BASH

Quiz | Music | Special Guests Supper |  Raffle | Bookstalls

Wed 21st June, 7pm @ Kibworth Cricket Club

 

Back by popular demand! A fun social evening for all booklovers

£12 tickets include all entertainment, welcome drink, supper, raffle entry and goody bag

HUGH FRASER

aka Captain Hastings

Fri 16th June, 7:30pm @ Kibworth Cricket Club

 

Hugh will be talking about his acting career as Poirot's TV sidekick and his recently published crime novels. The books will be available to purchase on the night and Hugh will be signing and dedicating copies

Tickets £5

RECEPTION & POP UP BOOKSTALL

Celebrating beautiful books

Mon 5th June, 4:30pm @ Leicester PrintWorkshop

 

Join us for a drink and a viewing of the 79th Annual Exhibition of the Society of Wood Engravers with a pop-up bookstall showcasing books which celebrate art and printmaking.

This event is free of charge, please come along

                 

BETH UNDERDOWN

The Witchfinder's Sister

Thur 1st June, 7:30pm @ The Bookshop Kibworth

 

To launch this year's BookFest, we're celebrating Beth's compelling debut novel with a drinks reception, talk and book-signing

£5 tickets are redeemable* against the book (£14.99) and include wine/juice

*one ticket per book

JOANNA CANNON

The Trouble with Goats and Sheep

Thur 22nd June, 7:30pm @ Kibworth Library

 

The author of the Top 10 bestseller and a huge favourite of The Bookshop will be talking about her love of books and writing. She'll also be reading a snippet from her top-secret second novel, due out in 2018

£5 tickets include wine/juice

KATE HAMER

The Doll Funeral

Tue 27th June, 7:30pm @ The Bookshop Kibworth

 

The bestselling Faber author of 'The Girl in the Red Coat' will be talking about her new book, followed by Q&A's and book-signing

£5 tickets are redeemable* against the book (£12.99) and include wine/juice

*one ticket per book

ANTHONY CARTWRIGHT

The Cut

Thur 15th June, 7:30pm @ The Bookshop Kibworth

 

The Black Country author will be talking about his new book from by Peirene Press, a commissioned novel responding to Brexit, published on the anniversary of the referendum

£5 tickets include wine/juice