John McEnroe (only UK book event) - SOLD OUT

John McEnroe News

Thurs 29 June 2017, 7.30pm at King's College School (New Hall)

John McEnroe will be launching his new biography, But Seriously on Thursday 29 June. He will be in conversation with John Inverdale at this special Wimbledon BookFest event. NOTE: This will be his only UK event for his new memoir. EVENT INFO

We apologise to all disappointed fans who were unable to secure tickets for this event.


Tickets have been posted out, but a list of customers will be held on the door. Please do not worry if you do not receive your tickets in time.

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This year's festival line up will be released on Thursday 29 June, 10am when we go on sale to BookFest Friends.

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General sales will open on Thursday 13 July, 10am

2017 line up includes: Ali Smith, Chris Riddell, Salman Rushdie, Brian Moore, Tracy Chevalier Fergal Keane, Elif Shafak, Jon Sopel, Chris Boardman, Jane Gardam, Nick Hytner, Alexandra Shulman, Evan Davis and many more......

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Wimbledon BookFest's education work goes on throughout the year. 67 schools took part in our projects in 2016. Watch this film to find out more or find out more about our projects - click here

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