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Sat 15-Mon 31 August

Edinburgh International Book Festival

The largest public celebration of the written word in the world with over 800 writers from across the world. Read more
Fri 7-Mon 31 August

6 Literary Acts to see this Edinburgh Fringe

Here are a few suggestions for literary events to catch at the Edinburgh Fringe. Read more
Fri 23 Oct-Sun 1 Nov

Scottish International Storytelling Festival

The world's finest feast of traditional storytelling is looking closer at Stories Without Borders. Read more

What's on in Edinburgh in the next 14 days

Floral Clock celebrates 10th anniversary image

Floral Clock celebrates 10th anniversary

This year’s Floral Clock design was unveiled in Princes Street Gardens, commemorating the 10 year anniversary for Edinburgh as a City of Literature. Read more
Poetry Reading for Elizabeth Burns

Poetry Reading for Elizabeth Burns 1957-2015

Poetry Readings this Sunday on the final day of the commemorative exhibition A Potter, a Painter and a Poet. Read more
Nottingham bids to be a City of Literature image

Nottingham bids to be a City of Literature

The fair city of Nottingham has submitted a bid to be chosen as a UNESCO City of Literature. Read more