19:30 - 20:30 : Thursday 8th November
Join Cynthia for the launch of her new book – things are not always as they seem in this dark and moving new novel set in 17th century England, Europe and beyond.
From 20:30: Thursday 8th November
We know there’s a wealth of writing talent out there in the Five Valleys, and now we want you to bring that talent to Stroud Book Festival!
18:30 - 19:30: Friday 9th November
Can contemporary literary fiction also be page-turning stuff? The authors join us to talk about they make their fiction both beautifully crafted and gripping.
13:30 - 14:30: Saturday 10th November
Contemporary fiction writers, Susan Fletcher and Kate Riordan, discuss the settings of their atmospheric novels and reveal how they charge them with the mystery and intrigue necessary to keep their readers hooked.
18.00 - 19.00 : Saturday 10th November
Can reading, narrative, and immersing ourselves in the stories of others help us to navigate difficult times? Hear from two acclaimed writers, both also tutors at Oxford University who believe that it can.