Events 2017

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South West

Friends of Brixham Library present World Book Night Poetry Workshop with Suzy Miles

20 April, 10:30am Brixham Library

Award-winning poet Suzy Miles will be leading a poetry workshop to celebrate World Book Night. Be...

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South West

World Book Night 2017, featuring best selling author Kimberley Chambers

20 April, 6:30pm Swindon Central Library (2nd Floor Reading Room)

World Book Night is a national celebration of reading and books.Books are given out across the UK...

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East of England

Books Talk Back at Norfolk & Norwich Millennium Library

20 April, 7:00pm Norfolk & Norwich Millennium Library

Books Talk Back Are you interested in writing fiction for children or young adults? Do you want t...

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South East

World Book Night at Ipswich County Library

20 April, 7:00pm Ipswich County Library

Crime writer J. M. Hewitt and Tudor specialist Philip Roberts will be at Ipswich Library to cele...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Poppleton Library - Book Swap

21 April, 10:00am Poppleton Library

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Clifton Explore - Book Swap & Coffee morning

21 April, 10:00am Clifton Explore

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Acomb Explore - Book Swap & Coffee morning

21 April, 11:00am Acomb Explore Library

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Tang Hall Explore - Book Swap & Coffee morning

21 April, 1:00pm Tang Hall Explore

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Fulford Library - Book Swap

21 April, 2:00pm Fulford Library

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Haxby Explore - Book Swap & Coffee morning

22 April, 9:30am Haxby Explore Library

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Huntington Library - Book Swap & Coffee morning

22 April, 9:30am Huntington Library

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Dunnington Library - Book Swap & Coffee morning

22 April, 9:30am Dunnington Library

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Clifton Explore - Book Swap & Coffee morning

22 April, 10:00am Clifton Explore Library

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

New Earswick Library - Book Swap & Coffee morning

22 April, 10:00am New Earswick Library

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Copmanthorpe Library - Book Swap & Coffee morning

22 April, 10:00am Copmanthorpe Library

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Fulford Library - Book Swap

22 April, 10:00am Fulford Library

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Poppleton Library - Book Swap

22 April, 10:00am Poppleton Library

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Tang Hall Explore - Book Swap & Coffee morning

22 April, 10:00am Tang Hall Explore

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Strensall Library - Book Swap

22 April, 10:00am Strensall Library

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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South West

World Book Night Author Fair at Christchurch library & learning centre

22 April, 10:30am Christchurch library & learning centre, Dorset

World Book Night is a national celebration of reading and books which takes place on 23 April eve...

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Scotland

Writers' Rammy at Denny Library

22 April, 2:00pm Denny Library

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Scotland

Falkirk Community Trust / Libraries Spoken Word Event hosted by local author Helen MacKinven

22 April, 2:00pm Falkirk Community Trust - Denny Library

Come and Help Celebrate World Book Night and the New Denny Library with a special Spoken Word Eve...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Rotherham Libraries present a World Book Night quiz

22 April, 7:00pm Fitzwilliam and Hughes Coffee shop

How’s your shelf awareness? On Saturday 22 April, Rotherham Libraries will be presenting ...

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South East

Silent Reading party at Sandown Library

22 April, 7:00pm Sandown Library, Isle of Wight

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North West

Retro Silent Disco at Manchester Central Library

22 April, 7:00pm Performance Space

Celebrate World Book Night with a Silent Disco at Central Library! Join DJ John Ryan (Max 80s di...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Dringhouses Library - Book Swap & Coffee morning

22 April, 9:30pm Dringhouses Library

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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London

World Book Night at Gay's the Word bookshop

23 April, 10:00am Gay's the Word Bookshop

Fall in love with reading again! We are GIVING AWAY FREE BOOKS! On April 23rd Gay’s the Wo...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

York Explore - Book Swap & Coffee morning

23 April, 11:00am York Explore

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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South East

I am Reading – Booky Photo Booth

23 April, 12:00pm Jubilee Library, Brighton

Brighton & Hove Libraries has teamed up with City Reads and Photobot.co to create a snapshot ...

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North West

Carlisle Library and the Commoners Choir

23 April, 1:00pm Carlisle Library

Carlisle Library will host the Commoners Choir as part of their Northern English Library Tour, an...

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North East

World Book Night celebration with Tom Kelly and Nancy Revell

23 April, 2:00pm The Word, National Centre for the Written Word, South Sheilds

Join us on World Book Night – a national celebration of reading and books which takes place on 23...

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West Midlands

Meet the Author on World Book Night at Perton Library

23 April, 4:00pm Perton Library

Meet the Author on World Book Night at Perton Library Meet author Andrew Lound for a special one-...

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North West

Gary Jotter and the Magical Murders

23 April, 4:00pm Molino Lounge

Pigblisters School of Magic and Mystery is home to the spell casting world’s most famous b...

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East Midlands

Leicester's World Book Night Celebrations

23 April, 7:30pm The Donkey Pub, which hosts a sharing library and a Book Group

Organised jointly by Everybody’s Reading, Whatever it Takes Literacy Project and Leicester ...

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Yorkshire & Humberside

Bishopthorpe Library - Book Swap & Coffee morning

24 April, 2:00pm Bishopthorpe Library

World Book Night Big Book Swap! If you’re harbouring any books that you would like to pass on to ...

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North West

A talk by author David Hewitt

24 April, 3:00pm Blackpool Central Library

This #WorldBookNight join author David Hewitt at Central Library & discover the compelling st...

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London

World Book Night at Hackney Community College

24 April, 4:00pm Hackney Community College

The event will include the sharing of cultural myths and legends, a performance from Anthony Anax...

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East of England

Publishing from both sides: Cressida McLaughlin and Kate Bradley

25 April, 7:00pm Norfolk & Norwich Millennium Library

Norwich based author Cressida McLaughlin and her editor Kate Bradley will be giving an insight in...

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South West

Local Author Simon Hall - Book Launch and Talk

27 April, 7:00pm Exeter Library

Simon Hall is the BBC’s Crime Correspondent for the South West of England and author of the TV De...

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South West

World Book Weekend Programme for Readers and Writers: Part 1

28 April, 5:30pm Stoke Lodge Hotel

World Book Weekend Programme for Readers and Writers Hotelier Steven Mayer and family welcome gue...

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South West

World Book Weekend Programme for Readers and Writers: Part 2

29 April, 10:00am Stoke Lodge Hotel

FIRST COMES LOVE. THEN COMES MARRIAGE. THEN COMES MURDER… Our first guest speaker is Jane ...

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South West

Local Author Lucy Banks - Meet The Author Event

29 April, 2:00pm Exeter Library

Local author Lucy Banks will be here for a chat and signing in our Rougemont Lounge, promoting th...

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