24 – 26 November 2020

Welcome to Ireland’s most dynamic Young Adult Book Festival, a virtual lit-con for lovers of the spoken and written word! 

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Tis the morning of YA BookFest 2020
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All events will be launched at 9am on their scheduled date during the festival
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Each event has been pre-recorded and will remain available following the launch

Join us from November 24th–26th 2020 and let us open your mind to a world of wonder and hope!   



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5 days ago

Happy birthday John B Keane. Playwright, novelist, poet, songwriter & founding father of @WritersWeek 💚💛 We are eternally grateful to John B & others who had to vision & enthusiasm to establish @WritersWeek 50 years ago

2 weeks ago

We’ve stocked up with some summer holiday reads at Brenda Woulfe’s bookshop today! So good to be back browsing the bookshelves #supportsmallbusiness @Listowel_ie #WhereStoriesBegin

1 month ago

Some great summer reads here including Damon Galgut’s ‘The Promise’ … We were delighted to have Colm Tóibín in conversation with Damon as part of our first virtual festival earlier this month.

1 month ago

Gracias @IrlEmbArgentina !

Irlanda en Argentina
¡ #Hoy comienza la semana del escritor/a en Listowel @WritersWeek!
Con una amplia gama de actividades para disfrutar en 🏡 📚➡️
Se entregará el premio Kerry Group a la ficción 🇮🇪 y te recomendamos algunos de los libros ganadores en ediciones anteriores 👇

The countdown is on….

2020/11/24 09:00:00

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