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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4 days ago

'17 from the 70's' is an Exhibition of signed, black & white photographs from the private collection of Kieran Moloney.
The 17 photos tell the story of the early contributors to Listowel Writers' Week. Viewing at Kerry Writers' Museum from Culture Night, Sept 17th 2021 onwards

5 days ago

Plenty entertainment in the square this Saturday! Looking forward to it. A good lead into the @ListowelRaces too !

4 weeks ago

Hear hear! 50 pages into it & trying to slow down & savour it. It’s just such a lovely read. @Louise_Nealon

Sarah Breen
Stayed up far too late devouring Snowflake by @Louise_Nealon which I loved with my whole heart. Highly recommend

1 month ago

Ahhh Listowel @WritersWeek for literary nourishment 💚💛

Tanya Farrelly
#lookitsawomanwriter : Day 6. Moya Cannon discusses her many influences, including teachers, books borrowed and gifted, poetry in translation, the nurturing affect of @WritersWeek and the Galway literary community. #writingcommunity #BookTwitter @ArlenHouse #poetrycommunity

The countdown is on….

2020/11/24 09:00:00

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