Books, Reading

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Tracey Thorn: Author Event

The author and Everything But The Girl frontwoman discusses her book Bedsit Disco Queen.

Black Box, Belfast

Sun 10 May

£6

Tricycle Readers

Shyama Perera reads stories and poems, followed by feedback and discussion.

The Tricycle Theatre, Kilburn

Mon 30 Mar

Free / 020 7328 1000

Mon 6 Apr

Free / 020 7328 1000

Mon 13 Apr

Free / 020 7328 1000

…and 2 more dates until 27 Apr

UEA Live: Free Readings

A series of readings by established writers who are all graduates of UEA's Creative Writing programmes.

The Forum, Norwich

Thu 23 Apr

Times to be confirmed / Phone for prices / 01603 727950

Ullapool Book Festival

Continuing the importance of literature in Highland culture, this festival brings together writers from the local area, Scotland and abroad and knows how to take care of its guests: the events are organised thoughtfully so that festival-goers can attend everything, and the Saturday sessions start with a bacon roll and…

Various venues: Ullapool

Fri 8 May

Times & prices vary / 07754 835935

Sat 9 May

Times & prices vary / 07754 835935

Sun 10 May

Times & prices vary / 07754 835935

Val Rutt: Author Event

The writer reads from her work to help celebrate the museum's tenth birthday.

Roald Dahl Museum And Story Centre, Great Missenden

Mon 25 May

£3 adv booking required, plus admission £6.60, child/concs £4.40, family £21 / 01494 892192

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Wendy Cope: Life Love And The Archers

The writer, best known for her poetry, reads some of her prose, which includes essays, reviews and recollections.

Queen's Hall Arts Centre, Hexham

Fri 1 May

£10 ( £8) / 01434 652477

With Cruel Times In Between

Theatre Newfoundland Labrador presents the poems, prose, songs and plays of Al Pittman, a writer who evokes a lyrical portrait of his rugged homeland. Not suitable for under 9s.

Lowther Pavillion, Lytham St. Annes

Mon 27 Apr

Donations welcomed free / 01253 658666

#womenWISE Drop In: Book Club and Activities

Book club run by arts charity, Wise Thoughts. For ages 16+.

Wise Thoughts, London N22

Thu 9 Apr

Free / 020 8889 9555

Thu 14 May

Free / 020 8889 9555

Thu 11 Jun

Free / 020 8889 9555

…and 6 more dates until 10 Dec

Wrogowie: The Enemies Project: Polish Poetry

Join a host of Mexican poets and writers on the first night of the London Bookfair as they collaborate and exchange with their British counterparts in an original evening of literature, read and discussed as part of the groundbreaking Enemies project. Featuring Rocio Ceron, SJ Fowler and many others.

Rich Mix, Bethnal Green

Tue 14 Apr

Free / 020 7613 7498

Octagon Theatre, Yeovil

Tue 21 Apr

Free / 01935 422884

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