Saturday, November 25th 2017 - Sunday, November 26th 2017
Cove and Kilcreggan Book Festival 2017
10:00 - 18:00
The Children’s Festival on Saturday morning will be chaired by Janet Smyth who programmes the Edinburgh children’s events.
10.30am: Mairi Hedderwick will open
12.00pm: Kim Geyer who writes and illustrates books for toddlers
2.00pm: Melanie Reid opens the afternoon session - she’s an award winning Sunday Times columnist who collaborated with Gregor Fisher on the memoir about his hunt for his origins.
3.30pm: Chris Brookmyre who is always very popular at book festivals. He will be chaired by David Robinson, erstwhile Literary editor of The Scotsman.
In the evening we will have a longer session with Liz Lochhead whom will be chaired by Beth MacLeod.
Sunday morning will be a later start to accommodate the God squad.
11.30am: Jan Patience the art critic and Louise Wylie will be talking about their book on Louise’s father, the late George Wylie, who came from Gourock
2.00pm: In the afternoon we will have Alistair Moffat and his new history of Scotland
3.30pm: Muriel GrayBACK