A sense of home: how the books we read shape our lives
A sense of home: how the books we read shape our lives. During this period of self-isolation, Dr Kathryn Gray reflects on her life and career and explores her roots through several key books.
One Giant Read giving audiences an out of this world literary experience
Plymouth University news: Science fact and science fiction collides with an initiative themed around the Principia Mission to the International Space Station
Last year's authors
Every year the festival attracts a wealth of talent from across the literary world. Find out more about the authors who took part in the Plymouth International Book Festival 2014.
Graduate's app aims to enhance children’s reading skills
Plymouth University news: A primary school teacher and Plymouth University graduate has created a new app designed to improve children’s reading skills through interactive gaming
Richard and Judy to close the book festival
Plymouth University news: Television favourites Richard Madeley and Judy Finnigan will bring the curtain down on the 2015 Plymouth International Book Festival
Author highlights how writing helped him overcome depression
Plymouth University news: Bestselling author Matt Haig will tell audiences how writing helped him win his battle with depression when he comes to the 2015 Plymouth International Book Festival
Chez Paulette brings splash of stardom to the 2015 Plymouth International Book Festival
Plymouth University news: A replica of the Chez Paulette, frequented by Hollywood’s finest in the 1950s and 60s, will be greeting audiences at the 2015 Plymouth International Book Festival being staged at Plymouth University.
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