Wirral Bookfest returns to Wirral's with some fantastic events in Wirral's libraries between from 3 to 30 October.

Jane Austen celebration

A series of events will celebrate Jane Austen:

Due to unforeseen circumstances the following event has been cancelled:

  • Jane Austen 200 and not out, Birkenhead Library, 1:30-2:30pm, 11 October - Event cancelled

Other events

3 October, 2:00pm Elizabeth Gates: Taming the Wolf within: from idea to publication Heswall Library
5 October, 6:00pm Ramsey Campbell: Fifty years of fear Birkenhead Central Library
9 October, 2:00pm Maureen Lee in conversation Bebington library
11 October, 2:00pm Diane Hinds: How to promote your book Moreton Library
16 October, 2:30pm David Hewitt: Joseph, 1917 Rock Ferry Library
16 October, 6:00pm Andy Sawyer: Something in the Water? Liverpool science fiction  Wallasey Central Library
19 October, 6:00pm Angela Brabin: The trial of Dr Tomanzie Wallasey Central Library
23 October, 2:00pm Kate Ellis: Writing crime, past and present West Kirby Library
26 October, 2:00pm Shirley Jones: Jane Austen A Life in Letters Bromborough Library
27 October, 2:00pm Dean Johnson: Tessimond's Cats and Fiddles Wallasey Village Library
30 October, 6:00pm Howard White and Ian Sloan: Being Morose West Kirby Library

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How to get tickets

Most events are free but you will need to contact us to book tickets: