Save the Date: Spike Island Literary Festival 2024

We are thrilled to announce the much-anticipated return of the Spike Island Literary Festival for its third year, taking place from Friday 23rd to Sunday 25th August 2024. Mark your calendars for a weekend immersed in the world of crime writing, set against the backdrop of Spike Island’s unique and storied past.

Spike Island, with its dark history of four prisons over 400 years, provides the perfect setting for literary enthusiasts to gather, explore, and be inspired. Whether you’re a book lover or a budding writer, this festival offers something for everyone.

What to Expect:
● Author-Led Panel Discussions: Engage with your favourite crime writers and delve into the minds behind the books. Discover what inspires their gripping tales and learn about their creative processes.
● Readings from World-Class Writers: Experience the thrill of hearing renowned authors recite their most famous works in the island’s unique locations, enhancing the chilling ambiance of their stories.
● Pathways to Publishing: Take your first steps towards becoming a published author. Meet with a renowned literary agent and get invaluable insights into the publishing industry.

Full Programme Details and Tickets
Stay tuned for the full programme details, which will be released very soon. Tickets will also be on sale shortly, so make sure to secure your spot at this must-attend event for literary enthusiasts.
Join us for a weekend of literary exploration and inspiration at the Spike Island Literary Festival 2024.
For updates and more information, keep an eye on our website and social media channels.