Tagged in WEEKLY LITERATURE LISTINGS

Meet Bob The Angel Tube Cat At Islington Waterstones Tonight

Meet Bob The Angel Tube Cat At Islington Waterstones Tonight

London's coolest cat.
A Book Barge Returns To London's Canals

A Book Barge Returns To London's Canals

The floating bookshop is on the Grand Union Canal.
Preview: Charing Cross Road Festival

Preview: Charing Cross Road Festival

Free events this Saturday.
Preview: An Evening With Tim Burgess 'Telling Stories'

Preview: An Evening With Tim Burgess 'Telling Stories'

Tim Burgess soundtracks his autobiography with some of The Charlatans' classics.
Lit Preview: World Book Night

Lit Preview: World Book Night

Free books to be had, plus parties all over town.
Preview: Stoke Newington Literary Festival

Preview: Stoke Newington Literary Festival

A Londony slant to an excellent lit fest.
Book Review: An Alphabet Of London By Christopher Brown

Book Review: An Alphabet Of London By Christopher Brown

And a little puzzle for you to solve.
Lit Preview: JK Rowling Will Launch New Novel At Southbank Centre

Lit Preview: JK Rowling Will Launch New Novel At Southbank Centre

Tickets go on sale on Friday.
Lit Preview: Vogon Poetry Slam @ Hackney Picturehouse

Lit Preview: Vogon Poetry Slam @ Hackney Picturehouse

Hear some of the third worst poetry in the universe.
Have You Been To The Mobile Library?

Have You Been To The Mobile Library?

The van stops in a different part of the City of London each weekday.
Tonight: See Three Top London Authors For Free @ Deptford Lounge

Tonight: See Three Top London Authors For Free @ Deptford Lounge

Christopher Fowler, Craig Taylor and Tom Jones talk about London.
Selfridges’ Words Words Words Literary Season Kicks Off Today

Selfridges’ Words Words Words Literary Season Kicks Off Today

Let your inner bookworm wriggle free within the safety of Oxford Street's finest...
Lit Preview: Poetry Parnassus @ Southbank Centre

Lit Preview: Poetry Parnassus @ Southbank Centre

Calling all poetic-minded linguists...
Londonist Presents London Reads @ Deptford Lounge

Londonist Presents London Reads @ Deptford Lounge

Christopher Fowler, Craig Taylor and Tom Jones talk London.
Book Grocer: 14-20 September

Book Grocer: 14-20 September

The week ahead in literary London: and it's a packed week.
London Book And Poetry Events: 4-10 July

London Book And Poetry Events: 4-10 July

See Mark Haddon, Iain Sinclair, John Banville, Lucy Mangan as well as the London Literature Festival.
Preview: European Literature Night @ British Library

Preview: European Literature Night @ British Library

Presenting nine fine writers from across Europe, and across genres (sponsored post)
Lit Preview: Homework @ Bethnal Green Working Men's Club

Lit Preview: Homework @ Bethnal Green Working Men's Club

Poetry like you've never seen it.
London Book And Poetry Events: 5-11 September

London Book And Poetry Events: 5-11 September

See EL James, Michael Rosen, Ned Beauman, China Miéville and more.
Get The Gin Lane Gazette Printed

Get The Gin Lane Gazette Printed

Collaborative publishers Unbound are waiting to see if there's interest in a Georgian tabloid.
London Book And Poetry Events: 15-21 August

London Book And Poetry Events: 15-21 August

Meet authors, hear poetry, swap books, eat cake.
London Book And Poetry Events: 13-19 June

London Book And Poetry Events: 13-19 June

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week: Craig Taylor, Katy Darby, Roger McGough, John Hegley and more.
Lit Preview: Zadie Smith @ Waterstones Gower Street

Lit Preview: Zadie Smith @ Waterstones Gower Street

Signing copies of her new book, NW.
Book Grocer: 1-7 June

Book Grocer: 1-7 June

The week ahead in literary London. So much going on. So, so much.
Book Grocer: 21-27 September

Book Grocer: 21-27 September

The week ahead in literary London: poetry, art and wine, plus festivals in Soho and Battersea.
Book Grocer: 4-10 January

Book Grocer: 4-10 January

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week
Book Grocer: 25-31 January

Book Grocer: 25-31 January

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week
Book Grocer: 18-24 January

Book Grocer: 18-24 January

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week
Book Grocer: 16-22 May

Book Grocer: 16-22 May

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week, including Mark Haddon, Hilary Mantel and Kate Summerscale.
Book Grocer: 5-11 October

Book Grocer: 5-11 October

The week ahead in literary London: National Poetry Day and more festivals than you can throw a book at.
London Book And Poetry Events: 26 September-2 October

London Book And Poetry Events: 26 September-2 October

The Soho Literary Festival, Margaret Drabble, Rose Tremain, Kate Tempest, plus David Baddiel talking about David Foster Wallace.
Book Grocer: 22-28 February

Book Grocer: 22-28 February

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week
Book Grocer: 16-22 November

Book Grocer: 16-22 November

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week.
Book Grocer: 2-8 November

Book Grocer: 2-8 November

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week.
Book Grocer: 6-12 July

Book Grocer: 6-12 July

The week ahead in literary London: festivals at the Southbank Centre and Coram's Fields, and appearances by Stella Duffy, China Miéville and Alan Hollinghurst.
Book Grocer: 7-13 December

Book Grocer: 7-13 December

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week
London Book And Poetry Events: 6-12 June

London Book And Poetry Events: 6-12 June

Literary events in London this week: Martin Amis, AS Byatt, AL Kennedy, Polari, Poejazzi and more
Book Grocer: 11-17 January

Book Grocer: 11-17 January

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week.
Lit Preview: Hampstead And Highgate Literary Festival

Lit Preview: Hampstead And Highgate Literary Festival

September brings Michael Palin, Gillian Slovo, Alison Weir and David Aaronovitch to north London.
Book Grocer: 28 September-4 October

Book Grocer: 28 September-4 October

The week ahead in literary London.
Book Grocer: 9-15 November

Book Grocer: 9-15 November

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week.
Preview: Black History Month

Preview: Black History Month

Films, music, writers, food, craft and exhibitions all through October.
Book Grocer: 8-14 February

Book Grocer: 8-14 February

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week: crap dates leaven the lurve.
Brian Vs Boris Vs Ken: Battle Of The (Auto)Biographies

Brian Vs Boris Vs Ken: Battle Of The (Auto)Biographies

Sex, controversy and an ostrich.
London Book And Poetry Events: 3-9 October

London Book And Poetry Events: 3-9 October

A packed week: catch Iain M Banks, Margaret Drabble, Paul Auster, Edna O'Brien and Bernard Cornwell.
Book Grocer: 15-21 June

Book Grocer: 15-21 June

The week ahead in literary London: poetry, author talks and a festival of world literature.
Preview: The First Lewisham Literary Festival

Preview: The First Lewisham Literary Festival

Fun literary, spoken word and booky events for SE13
Book Grocer: 29 June-5 July

Book Grocer: 29 June-5 July

The week ahead in literary London: London Literature Festival starts, plus the return of Homework.
London Book And Poetry Events: 12-18 September

London Book And Poetry Events: 12-18 September

Appearances from Will Self, Jonathan Coe, Jane Draycott, Jenny Uglow and more.
Book Grocer: 29 February-6 March

Book Grocer: 29 February-6 March

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week: Michael Rosen, Natalie Haynes, Mark Thomas and more.
Book Grocer: 7-13 September

Book Grocer: 7-13 September

The week ahead in literary London: festivals in Lewisham and Hampstead and Highgate, eat cake at Foyles and tons of other poets and author appearances.
London Book And Poetry Events: 30 May-5 June

London Book And Poetry Events: 30 May-5 June

Including Craig Taylor, Ben Okri, Helen Simpson and the brilliant Stoke Newington Literary Festival.
Book Grocer: 24-31 August

Book Grocer: 24-31 August

The week ahead in literary London.
Book Grocer: 20-26 July

Book Grocer: 20-26 July

The week ahead in literary London: Philip Pullman, Maggie Gee, Iain Sinclair and more.
Book Grocer: 7-13 March

Book Grocer: 7-13 March

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week.
Book Grocer: 12-18 October

Book Grocer: 12-18 October

The week ahead in literary London: Claire Tomalin, Alex Wheatle, Anne Rice and Terry Pratchett. And - maybe - the Archbishop of Canterbury.
Book Grocer: 18-24 April

Book Grocer: 18-24 April

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week, including Irvine Welsh and AL Kennedy.
London Book And Poetry Events: 27 June-3 July

London Book And Poetry Events: 27 June-3 July

Appearances from Simon Armitage, Michael Palin, John Hegley, Stella Duffy and more.
Book Grocer: 1-6 September + Win Tickets To Peter Ackroyd @ Southbank Centre

Book Grocer: 1-6 September + Win Tickets To Peter Ackroyd @ Southbank Centre

Win tickets and copies of Peter Ackroyd's book, plus what else is on in literary London.
London Book And Poetry Events: 20-26 June

London Book And Poetry Events: 20-26 June

Appearances from Ben Aaronovitch, Kate Summerscale, Sebastian Faulks, Marina Lewycka and lots of London-themed books.
Book Grocer: 13-19 July

Book Grocer: 13-19 July

The week ahead in literary London: street photography, poetry, Alan Hollinghurst and an amazing Book Slam.
London Book And Poetry Events: 29 August-4 September

London Book And Poetry Events: 29 August-4 September

Zadie Smith, Rose Tremain and Julian Baggini are in town.
Book Grocer: 15-21 February

Book Grocer: 15-21 February

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week.
Book Grocer: 19-25 October

Book Grocer: 19-25 October

The week ahead in literary London: Sebastian Faulks, Will Self, John Hegley, Polari and more.
Book Grocer: 21-27 March

Book Grocer: 21-27 March

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week.
Comedy And Spoken Word Preview: Camden Crawl

Comedy And Spoken Word Preview: Camden Crawl

Tony Law, Henning Wehn and other comedians, brilliant poetry group Homework, art history, hula hooping and more.
Book Grocer: 18-24 May

Book Grocer: 18-24 May

The week ahead in literary London: John Hegley, Alan Bennett, festivals, poetry performances and it's Book Slam time again.
Book Grocer: 1-7 February

Book Grocer: 1-7 February

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week.
Lit Preview: London Literature Festival @ Southbank Centre

Lit Preview: London Literature Festival @ Southbank Centre

Big names, interesting events.
Lit Preview: Soho Literary Festival

Lit Preview: Soho Literary Festival

Lots of famous writers, including former Python Palin, in Soho next week.
Lit Preview: Roundhouse Poetry Slam @ Roundhouse

Lit Preview: Roundhouse Poetry Slam @ Roundhouse

Poet Polarbear tells us about poetry, slams and Kilburn.
Book Grocer: 14-20 March

Book Grocer: 14-20 March

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week, including bunny suicides.
Book Grocer: 22-28 June

Book Grocer: 22-28 June

The week ahead in literary London: festivals in Clapton and Bromley, Simon Schama, and loads more poetry and author events.
Book Grocer: 9-15 May

Book Grocer: 9-15 May

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week: a lot of Granta and Edward Lear.
Lit Preview: Dickens Penny Readings @ British Library

Lit Preview: Dickens Penny Readings @ British Library

Get in quick to see famous names reading Dickens for a penny.
Lit Preview: Literary Dinners

Lit Preview: Literary Dinners

Have a very appropriate dinner with Londoners author Craig Taylor.
Book Grocer: 17-23 August

Book Grocer: 17-23 August

The week ahead in literary London: Jo Nesbo, fighting and swapping. Not necessarily all at the same time.
Book Grocer: 26 October-1 November

Book Grocer: 26 October-1 November

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week.
Book Grocer: 30 November-6 December

Book Grocer: 30 November-6 December

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week
Book Grocer: 10-16 August

Book Grocer: 10-16 August

The week ahead in literary London: Book Slam, Keats and events in riot-hit areas. Support your local community.
Book Grocer: 28 March-3 April

Book Grocer: 28 March-3 April

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week: launches, birthdays and poetry bingo.
Book Grocer: 8-14 June

Book Grocer: 8-14 June

The week ahead in literary London: sci-fi, poetry, photography, a tour of Crouch End and a festival in Queen's Park.
Book Grocer: 4-10 April

Book Grocer: 4-10 April

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week.
London Book And Poetry Events: 8-14 August

London Book And Poetry Events: 8-14 August

John Hegley at the Blackheath big screen, a family fete at Foyles and more.
Book Grocer: 23-29 November

Book Grocer: 23-29 November

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week.
Book Grocer: 4-10 May

Book Grocer: 4-10 May

The week ahead in literary London: Anne Enright, David Baddiel, China Mieville and Alan Moore - plus one festival ends but two more start up.
Book Grocer: 11-17 April

Book Grocer: 11-17 April

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week, including Craig Taylor, Iain Sinclair, Katy Darby and Jon McGregor.
London Book And Poetry Events: 11-17 July

London Book And Poetry Events: 11-17 July

Clive Stafford-Smith, Suzanne Joinson, Stuart Evers, Roger McGough, Fleur Adcock and more.
Book Grocer: 25-31 May

Book Grocer: 25-31 May

The week ahead in literary London: Margaret Drabble, Blake Morrison, Iain Sinclair, Simon Munnery and a triple bill of John Hegley.
London Book And Poetry Events: 23-29 May

London Book And Poetry Events: 23-29 May

Including Orange Prize readings, Vogon poetry, Edward Lear, Cassandra Clare and Rachel Caine.
What Are They Whispering? At Kings Place

What Are They Whispering? At Kings Place

Power. Who has it? Who wants it? Who tries to take it from you? The poets know.
London Book And Poetry Events: 1-7 August

London Book And Poetry Events: 1-7 August

Iain M Banks, poetry and ping pong.
London Book And Poetry Events: 19-25 September

London Book And Poetry Events: 19-25 September

Scarlett Thomas, Will Self, Mark Watson and Mark Billingham are among the writers in town.
London Book And Poetry Events: 22-28 August

London Book And Poetry Events: 22-28 August

Sandi Toksvig, Michael Rosen, Julia Donaldson, Michael Morpurgo and Ned Beauman are in town this week.
London Book And Poetry Events: 18-24 July

London Book And Poetry Events: 18-24 July

Appearances by Jake Arnott, Liz Bentley, Jo Nesbo, Mark Watson, Lemn Sissay and others.
Lit Preview: Jewish Book Week 2012

Lit Preview: Jewish Book Week 2012

Celebrating its own diamond jubilee at new venue, Kings Place
Book Grocer: 11-17 May

Book Grocer: 11-17 May

The week ahead in literary London: performance poetry, author talks, festivals, deathmatches and scores more.
London Book And Poetry Events: 25-31 July

London Book And Poetry Events: 25-31 July

Ross Sutherland, Ned Beauman, Jake Arnott, lots of free poetry and more.
Book Grocer: 27 July-2 August

Book Grocer: 27 July-2 August

The week ahead in literary London: it's a bit physical-activity-heavy with boxing, walking, yoga and heart failure. Plus - do your Homework.
Lit Preview: Edward Lear Nonsense Night And Exhibition @ Poetry Cafe

Lit Preview: Edward Lear Nonsense Night And Exhibition @ Poetry Cafe

Art and performance poetry inspired by the master of nonsense verse.
Book Grocer: 3-9 August

Book Grocer: 3-9 August

The week ahead in literary London: Hari Kunzru, AL Kennedy and Benjamin Zephaniah, but it's Utter!'s week.
Book Grocer: 2-8 May

Book Grocer: 2-8 May

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week: including Andrew Motion, Ben Okri and Patience Agbabi.
Literary Review: Enitharmon Press @ Southbank Centre

Literary Review: Enitharmon Press @ Southbank Centre

Bookish things ahoy on the Southbank.
Book Grocer: 25 April-1 May

Book Grocer: 25 April-1 May

Book, poetry and spoken word events in London this week
Debate The Future Of Self Publishing @ Future Human

Debate The Future Of Self Publishing @ Future Human

Includes a short story competition.
Preview: Wonderlands @ British Library

Preview: Wonderlands @ British Library

A weekend of children's writing for the end of the summer holidays.
Spoken Word Preview: Story Map @ The Albany

Spoken Word Preview: Story Map @ The Albany

Map the world with stories at this free day-long project.
Lit Preview: Dickens Day @ Foyles

Lit Preview: Dickens Day @ Foyles

Nicely themed discussions and a Dickens quiz.
Lit Preview: Cityread London

Lit Preview: Cityread London

Get into Oliver Twist with a month of events all around London.
Book Grocer: 27 April-3 May

Book Grocer: 27 April-3 May

The week ahead in literary London: the London Word Festival continues apace, plus test out AV before the referendum at Utter!.
Half-Term Preview: Living Paintings @ Selfridges

Half-Term Preview: Living Paintings @ Selfridges

Tactile and audio storybooks designed for blind and partially sighted children, enjoyed by all.
Book Grocer: 6-12 April

Book Grocer: 6-12 April

The week ahead in literary London: Gillian Slovo, Wendy Cope, James Frey, a couple of smashing festivals and a lot of Russia.
Spoken Word Review: Luke Wright's Cynical Ballads @Soho Theatre

Spoken Word Review: Luke Wright's Cynical Ballads @Soho Theatre

Well crafted and entertaining ballad poems
Lit Preview: Ross Sutherland @ Battersea Arts Centre

Lit Preview: Ross Sutherland @ Battersea Arts Centre

Clips of film and TV shows turned into poetry.
Lit Preview: Julian Barnes

Lit Preview: Julian Barnes

The Booker Prize winner's only public event this year, in aid of Freedom from Torture.
Spoken Word Preview: Ross Sutherland @ Roundhouse

Spoken Word Preview: Ross Sutherland @ Roundhouse

Catch The Three Stigmata of Pacman tonight and tomorrow.