Cove Burgh Hall

Book Festival 2019

2019 Cove and Kilcreggan Book Festival 23rd - 24th November.

The Festival boasts an impressive line-up of speakers who bring their wit, wisdom and creative insights to their Cove audience. You can expect lively discussion and a rare chance to interract, in the friendly environment of Cove Burgh Hall, with well-known authors and talented chairpersons.

Individual talks cost £6 each per person. A Weekend Ticket for £40 gives entry to all talks in the Book Festival.

 For the first time, you can book online. Simply click on the 'Add to Cart' buttons below to select tickets for purchase.

Buying tickets in person

Tickets are available for advance purchase from Kilcreggan Post Office and Cove Country Store.  Tickets may also be purchased at the Hall during the Festival. However, advance purchase is recommended as some sessions may sell out.

Booking online

Online bookings are made using the PayPal service. You don't need to have a PayPal account to use this facility. You can pay with your credit card or, if you do happen to have a PayPal account, via PayPal.

A shopping cart system enables you to assemble a number of bookings. Everytime you click an 'Add to Cart' button you will be taken to the Shopping Cart page. Here you can adjust the number of tickets required, then click on 'Continue shopping' to make further selections. Or if you are finished and ready to pay, click the Yellow button for PayPal checkout, or to pay without a PayPal account (Guest Checkout) using your credit card, click on 'Checkout'.

A handling fee of £1 is charged once only.

Your receipt will be your ticket for the event. Please ensure you bring this with you. If you have bought multiple tickets you can use one receipt.

The sessions

The authors are listed below. Each author name links to a page with further information about the session. You can make your online booking by clicking on the 'Add to Cart' button opposite the author name in the list below, or from the same button on the session page. 

Weekend Ticket

Entry to all sessions in the Book Festival £40

Next Events

Denise Mina

Gavin Francis

Melanie Reid

Ambrose Parry

Helena Kennedy

David Pratt

Stuart Cosgrove

Philip Long

Tom Devine

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