Most of our book-events are FREE and they will take place locally
either at the Bookshop, Morningside Library or the Eric Liddell Centre...
Make sure you book your seat! Call the Bookshop on 0131 447 1917
SATURDAY 25th August 11:00 am - The Edinburgh Bookshop
Matt Haig - Notes on a Nervous Planet
Hats off to Matt Haig, Notes on a Nervous Planet is a kind book for tough times – come in to shake his hand for this generous, personal and sincere offering, get your copy signed, and of course his whole wonderful back catalogue
of books for adults and children. Free, no booking needed.
SUNDAY 26th August 2:00 pm - The Edinburgh Bookshop
Chris Riddell - Once Upon a Wild Wood
A new book from Chris Riddell is always good news – even better news he’s coming to Edinburgh, and best of all he’s visiting the shop so you can meet him and get your copy signed. Free, no booking needed but queuing is likely!
FRIDAY 31st August 5:30 pm - The Edinburgh Bookshop
Anne Pia @ The Speakeasy
Save one of your festival nights for the Speakeasy with the wonderful Anne Pia and her debut poetry collection Transitory, to be enjoyed with a drink in hand – irresistible. Free, no booking needed.
TUESDAY 11th Sept. 7:00 pm - Robertson Suite, Eric Liddell Centre
James & Tom Morton - Shetland: Cooking on the Edge of the World
Father and son team Tom Morton (writer, broadcaster & musician) and James Morton (baker, runner up in The Great British Bake Off) are launching their beautiful cookbook Shetland: Cooking on the Edge of the World. Why not
join us for soup and bannocks to celebrate traditional and
contemporary Shetland food. Tickets £8 (£5 off book with ticket),
call us on 0131 447 1917 OR firstname.lastname@example.org to book seat.
FRIDAY 21th September 10:30 am - Morningside United Church
Ann Cleeves - Wild Fire
Wild Fire , the last of the Shetland novels! Well, this calls
for scones, of course. If you missed out on tickets for the Book Festival event (or even if you didn’t) join us for the classiest of coffee mornings with Ann Cleeves and 181 Delicatessen tea, coffee and baking. Tickets £8 (£5 off book with ticket), call us on 0131 447 1917 OR email@example.com to book seat.