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We organise or host a great many events throughout the year – if you would like us to host an event for you or you think the bookshop would make a good venue for something you’re planning, do get in touch and we’d be happy to discuss options.
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Over the summer we are inviting kids to get reviewing. We've made some little cards that will be stamped with a cheerful star for every book review written. The reviews don't have to be long, just enough to tell everyone why you love the book and a little about it, but if you want to write a detailed review that's great too. If you are too small to write anything you can draw a nice picture of your favourite things…Find out more »
Warwick Words are delighted to welcome best selling author Philippa Gregory to Warwick as she celebrates her 30th Anniversary in writing with this special pre-Festival event. Philippa will be talking about the last novel in her Tudor Series, The Last Tudor. Jane Grey was Queen of England for nine days. Using her position as cousin to the deceased King, her father and his conspirators put her on the throne ahead of the King’s half-sister Mary, who quickly mustered an army,…Find out more »
Warwickshire Libraries and Warwick District Council are working with Kenilworth Arts Festival to run a series of workshops leading to a performance of written work at the festival in September 2017. The theme is 'Creative Journeys'.Find out more »
We are a key partner of the Arts Festival. Kenilworth Arts Festival is an annual, week-long celebration of the creative arts that weaves throughout the leafy setting of historic Kenilworth. Our aim is to bring together some of the finest contemporary music, literature and art from across the country, as well as to offer a platform for local talent. With a programme of inspiring and engaging events that will exhibit the current creative landscape at its very best, we hope…Find out more »
Last year Warwick staged their very first History Festival and were delighted with the fantastic response – not only from our audiences, but also from the many local organisations, public and commercial, which supported them in this new endeavour. The History Festival 2017 looks certain to be just as successful: guest writers include Sarah Dunant, Lucinda Hawksley, Dan Jones, Alexander McCall Smith, Peter Snow, Charles Spencer and A N Wilson. They will also welcome back Juliet Barker, Janina Ramirez and Alison Weir, who all joined us last…Find out more »