BookFest Dates

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Wimbledon BookFest will run from 6-15 October 2017.
We're busy programming this year's festival and the line up will be released on 1 July.

Priority tickets go on sale to BookFest Friends in early July with discounts. Find out more Become a Friend


Education Projects

Wimbledon BookFest's education work goes on throughout the year. 67 schools took part in our projects last year. Watch this film to find out more.


Young Writers' Competition 2017

The Outsider - small junior

Our Young Writers' Competition is open to school. This year's theme for our writing competition for schools is The Outsider. Schools wishing to take part should email education@wimbledonbookfest.org. The competition is run for students aged 5-19 years. The deadline for entries is 13 May.

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BookFest in the Media

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'the brilliant annual Bookfest features an impressive array of literary figures and personalities.'
Time Out

'Wimbledon BookFest returns with its best line-up yet.'SW19 Resident
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