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Monday, 15 January 2018

A special tribute to the eminent author Aharon Appelfeld, who died on 4 January, has been added to the 2018 programme in recognition of his life and works.

Writer David Herman will discuss Appelfeld's remarkable life and legacy in a free Fringe event at 1.30pm on Sunday 11 March in the Limehouse Room at Kings Place.


Thursday, 11 January 2018

Congratulations to Eshkol Nevo, Sara Hirschhorn, Jeremy Dauber and Lewis Glinert, all finalists in the 2017 National Jewish Book Awards.

Tuesday, 9 January 2018

Browse the full Festival listings to check out the events we have in store.

Friday, 8 December 2017

Congratulations to Kapka Kassabova for winning Scottish Book of the Year for Border: A Journey to the Edge of Europe. She is speaking with Tim Marshall and Adam LeBor, on Wednesday, 7 March.  


Wednesday, 25 October 2017

JBW author David Bolchover has been shortlisted for the 2017 William Hill Sports Book of the Year Award for his book The Greatest Comeback: From Genocide to Football Glory, published by Biteback Publishing.