Surbiton is about to have its first book festival. Regency Bookshop and the cornerHOUSE arts centre have joined forces to launch the Surbiton Literary Festival. The two-day programme will feature bestselling crime novelists plus children’s author Alex Milway (that’s him in the main picture, behind his agent, sorry, dog). There is the chance to meet the
Surbiton is about to have its first book festival. Regency Bookshop and the cornerHOUSE arts centre have joined forces to launch the Surbiton Literary Festival.
The two-day programme will feature bestselling crime novelists plus children’s author Alex Milway (that’s him in the main picture, behind his agent, sorry, dog).
There is the chance to meet the authors and get your books signed. For the programme and booking details see below.
Friday May 6, 7.30pm followed by Q&A, then signing in the bar/foyer
A CONVERSATION IN CRIME – Three bestselling crime novelists meet and discuss their books with panel chair and fellow author Felix Riley.
JANICE HALLETT author of Sunday Times Crime Book of the Year 2021 The Appeal and new release The Twyford Code – a clever and intriguing mystery that will keep you up puzzling late into the night.
WILLIAM SHAW will discuss the latest book in his DS Alexandra Cupidi series; The Trawlerman. The brooding waters of the Kent coastline offer an ominous backdrop for this atmospheric, well-crafted and addictive series.
SIMON MASON introduces Sunday Times Crime Book of the Month A Killing in November. An unlikely duo from different sides of the tracks in Oxford, will come up against a deftly plotted murder mystery full of dangerous turns, troubled pasts and unconventional detective work.
A book and ticket will guarantee a discounted, signed copy.
JANICE HALLETT book & ticket – The Twyford Cod, e £17
WILLIAM SHAW book & ticket – The Trawlerman £12
SIMON MASON book & ticket – A Killing in November £17
Ticket only £10
Saturday, May 7 10.30am, followed by book signing in the foyer
Meet the Author – ALEX MILWAY with Hotel Flamingo & Big Sky Mountain. Meet Alex Milway and hear all about the books he writes and illustrates, including his best-selling Hotel Flamingo series and his new Big Sky Mountain book – The Forest Wolves. Please bring some A4 paper, a pencil and a clipboard with you.
Book and ticket (1 adult, 1 child, 1 copy of Big Sky Mountain 2: The Forest Wolves £12
Additional Person £5
Additional book – Hotel Flamingo £6
Additional book – Holiday Heatwave £6
Additional book – Carnival Caper £6
Additional book – Fabulous Feast £6
Additional book – Big Sky Mountain £6
There will be limited stock available at both events, so please reserve in advance to guarantee your book purchases.
To buy your tickets for either or both events visit www.ticketsource.co.uk/thecornerhouseevents