Forthcoming Events

Oct 2017

Date/Time Event
All Day
Cornwall Federation Of Women’s Institutes
Hall for Cornwall, Truro
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Sidmouth Literary Festival
Kennaway House, Sidmouth
2:30 pm - 4:00 pm
Goudhurst, Kent
St. Mary’s Church, Goudhurst Kent
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Tunbridge Wells
Trinity Theatre, Tunbridge Wells
14/10/2017 - 15/10/2017
All Day
Mount Stewart Conversations Festival
Mount Stewart, Newtownards County Down
7:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Hillingdon Culture Bite Festival
Compass Theatre, Ickenham UB10 8PD
7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
Lindum Books, Lincoln
The Collection Lincoln & Usher Gallery, Lincoln
3:00 pm - 4:30 pm
Harrogate International Festival
The Crown Hotel, Harrogate

Nov 2017

Date/Time Event
01/11/2017 - 04/11/2017
All Day
Silk Festival, Norway
Silk, Skudeneshavn


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Hislop awarded four Specsavers Bestseller awards
Victoria Hislop has received four Specsavers Bestseller awards for her bestselling titles: The Island, The Thread, The Return and The Sunrise. Her 2005-published novel, The Island, which was inspired by a visit to an abandoned Greek leprosy colony, receives a Platinum award for selling over a million copies. It became ...
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In an interview with Country Life, Zara Tindall listed a few of her favourite things, and confesses to be a fan of Victoria Hislop: Where is your favourite place in Britain? Scotland What is your ...
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Victoria Hislop o sobie o Grecji
W związku z niedawno wydaną w Polsce piątą powieścią Victorii Hislop pt. "Pocztówki z Grecji", która jest jednocześnie trzecią (po powieściach "Wyspa" i "Nić"), której akcję autorka osadziła w Grecji – we współpracy z Wydawnictwem ...
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Patra represents the extremes of Greece – sublime and mundane
It took Victoria Hislop a while, but she learned to love the chaos and joy of Greece’s third-largest city (in The Guardian, Saturday 29 July 2017) When I visited Patra for the first time, I was ...
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Revisiting "The Island"
As Spinalonga enters the final stage of its nomination as a UNESCO World Heritage site, the cast and crew of the iconic Greek MEGA TV show The Island look back and share their memories (Manos ...
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