Our Confirmed Authors for 2020
We're delighted to announce that Andrew Davies will be returning again, to talk about his screenplay for the BBC1 series 'A Suitable Boy'.
You can see our full line up on the latest news page. More detail on individual authors and their work can be found on the Authors & Speakers page.
The schedule of events has now been published, as has how to book for the live Q&A sessions, which are free, but limited in number.
FLASH FICTION COMPETITION 2020
The closing date for entries was Sept. 4th
We have had an amazing response this year, with 261 entries. This will keep our local judging and admin team busy for a while!
Kit de Waal
Thank you for supporting the festivals of 2018 and 2019.
Images from past festivals
PRAISE FOR 2018 & 2019:
About time Southam got a book festival - and a fantastic one, at that!
The festival had such a great buzz. And so many books and authors to choose from!
Hay Festival, be warned, you have a new rival!
Southam Book Festival is virtually here!
Southam Book Festival will go ahead online this year.
Our virtual line up is almost compete, with a mixture of pre-recorded videos and live Q&A sessions with a number of authors.