Jersey Festival of Words

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Book for 2019

Telephone bookings now being taken for 2019 holidays.

Call: 01621 734111

  • Stinky Stage at Jersey Festival of Words
  • Victoria Hislop at Jersey Festival of Words
  • Panel at Jersey Festival of Words
  • Jersey Festival of Words

Jersey Festival of Words

2018 Jersey Festival of Words

26 – 30 September

A showcase of literature and poetry from international and local authors and poets takes place in Jersey for five days at the end of September. Incorporating workshops, readings, children’s events and presentations, the event has attracted some big names.

Past participants

The last two years have seen a full range of fantastic writers taking part. Just a few of the top names include Michael Morpurgo, Kat Banyard, Victoria Hislop, Simon Barnes, Will Smith, Simon Scarrow and Carol Ann Duffy.

Past Participants

  • Children’s Laureate, Lauren Child.
  • Cookbook author, Deliciously Ella.
  • BBC journalist, broadcaster and author of The History of Britain in 21 Women, Jenni Murray.
  • Scientist, philosopher and author of Science in the Soul, Richard Dawkins.
  • Mystery writer Alexander McCall Smith.
  • Award winning novelist John Boyne.
  • Broadcaster, journalist and children’s author of The Racehorse Who Wouldn’t Gallop, Clare Balding.

Further details and ticket information can be found at Jersey Festival of Words.

panel at Jersey Festival of Words
stinky stage
Jersey Festival of Words