2019 Festival at a Glance

Unless stated otherwise, all events are one hour.

Wednesday 18th September 2019

Emma Darwin, Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Emma Darwin
WORKSHOP – Life Writing and Memoir
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Melanie Reid, Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Melanie Reid MBE
The World I Fell Out Of
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Peter Stanford
Angels
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Alan Cotton
Drawn To Paint
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Derek Bardowell, Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Derek Bardowell
No Win Race – A Story of Belonging, Britishness and Sport
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Natalie Haynes
Troy Story – A Thousand Ships
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William Henry Searle,Still Water,Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival 2019

William Henry Searle
Threads – A Lyrical Journey Through Life, Love and Nature
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James Runcie
The Road to Grantchester
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Open Mic Poetry Evening
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Thursday 19th September 2019

Josephine Birch, Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Josephine Birch
WORKSHOP – Concertina Books
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Emma Bache, Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Emma Bache
Reading Between the Lines – What Your Handwriting Says About You
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Dr Suzanne Fagence-Cooper, Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Dr Suzanne Fagence Cooper
To See Clearly – Why Ruskin Matters
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Dame Hilary Mantel and Professor Emma Smith in conversation with James Runcie
This is Shakespeare
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Felicity Cloake, One More Croissant For The Road,Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival 2019

Felicity Cloake
One More Croissant For The Road – A Gallic Culinary Tour
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Marianne Kavanagh and Lisa Jewell

Marianne Kavanagh and Lisa Jewell
Nothing Was What It Seemed – The Thrill of the Thriller
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Kirsty Wark, Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Kirsty Wark
The House by The Loch
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Peter Hanington, Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Peter Hanington
A Single Source
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Louis de Bernieres

Louis de Bernières
Poetry, Short Stories and Novels – A Life in Writing
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East Devon Writers Group

East Devon Writers’ Group
Words on the Green
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Christina Lamb OBE
Real Life Storytelling
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Friday 20th September 2019

Harriet de Winton

Harriet de Winton
WORKSHOP – Brush Lettering
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Diane Setterfield

Diane Setterfield
Once Upon A River
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Andrew Lownie

Andrew Lownie
Dickie and Edwina: The Life and Loves of the Mountbattens
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Joanne Harris

Joanne Harris MBE
The Strawberry Thief
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Susie Orbach, Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Susie Orbach
Bodies
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Henry Hemming, Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Henry Hemming
Our Man in New York
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Robert Harris

Robert Harris
The Second Sleep
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Nina Allen, Prof Helen Taylor and Andrew Lownie
Do Women Drive Fiction?
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Paul Mason

Paul Mason
Clear Bright Future
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Clarissa Farr
The Making of Her – Why School Matters
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An Evening With The Unmumsy Mum
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Saturday 21st September 2019

Ursula Jeakins, Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Ursula Jeakins
WORKSHOP – Make Beautiful Stationery
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Richard Skinner, Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Richard Skinner
WORKSHOP – Creative Writing
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Tracy Borman

Tracy Borman
Henry VIII and The Men Who Made Him
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Don’t Believe A Word – A Journey Through Grammar

David Shariatmadari
Don’t Believe A Word – A Journey Through Grammar
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Tanya Landman,Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Tanya Landman
WORKSHOP – Creative Writing
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Christopher Somerville

Christopher Somerville
Ships of Heaven
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Polly Clark and Alix Nathan

Polly Clark and Alix Nathan
A Sense of Place
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Dominic Sandbrook

Dominic Sandbrook
Who Dares Wins – Why the 1980s Explains Why We’re Here Now
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David Barrie,Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

David Barrie CBE
Incredible Journeys – Exploring The Wonders of Animal Navigation
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Mr Scruff,Simon James,Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Simon James
WORKSHOP – I Can Write
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Picklewitch and Jack,Claire Barker, Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Claire Barker
Picklewitch and Jack
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Olive,Little Paws Hotel

Maria Floyd
Clive and Gus
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Diana Darke,Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Diana Darke
My Syria
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Luan Goldie and Richard Roper
Emerging Voices, New Genres
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Tom Holland

Tom Holland
The Making of the Western Mind
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Alison Weir,Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Alison Weir
Anna of Kleve – Queen of Secrets
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Dr David Nott OBE and Elly Nott
War Doctor
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Sunday 22nd September 2019

Cressida Cowell,Budleigh Salterton Literary Festival

Cressida Cowell
The Wizards of Once: Knock Three Times
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John Lewis-Stempel
A Life in Nature
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Jenny Eclair
Inheritance
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Baroness Camilla Cavendish
Extra Time – 10 Lessons for An Ageing World
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Adam Kay
This is Going to Hurt – A Bit More
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