Alexander McCall Smith

The 10th Hexham Book Festival opens for business

Authors and publishers will be heading for Hexham in the coming days to entertain and educate about the literary world

Susie Troup, from Hexham Book Festival

Hexham Book Festival 10th anniversary programme announced for April event

Alexander McCall-Smith, Chris Mullin, Laura Thompson, David Starkey, Andy Kershaw, Simon Armitage and Virginia Ironside all feature

Theatre Sans Frontieres, in partnership with Alnwick Playhouse are transferring David Almond's Heaven Eyes from the page to the stage for JUICE festival

Taking Heaven Eyes from the stage to the page for Juice Festival

Theatre Sans Frontieres and Alnwick Playhouse are bringing David Almond's celebrated book to life for this year's Juice Festival explains Rebecca Oldham

Kirsty Wark, who was speaking at Hexham Book Festival, in Queens Hall, Hexham

Big names help put Hexham Book Festival on the national stage

Newsnight presenter Kirsty Wark was one of the big names speaking yesterday at the annual Hexham Book Festival       

Nadine Dorries MP who has written a novel called The Four Streets

Nadine Dorries interview: Dorries enters the literary jungle

MP Nadine Dorries is to talk about her first novel at Hexham Book festival. David Whetstone talked to her

Brett Westwood

Impresssive author line-up for Hexham Book Festival

The Hexham Book Festival just keeps growing, expanding its audience and attracting a more impressive author line-up every year

Culture Magazine - May 2014

Culture Magazine - May 2014

Most of the time we like to look ahead in Culture magazine but at this time of the year it’s nice to look back at the annual celebration that is The Journal Culture Awards

Self heads festival cast

Author Will Self will headline this year's Hexham Book Festival, organisers said yesterday.


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