Brighton Festival 2020Public booking opens: Wed 19 Feb, 9am

Past Festivals

Past Event

The Big Book Group

Craig Melvin with David Shrigley, Matt Haig & Jess Kidd

'[a] fun and inspiring night' Brighton Argus

The Big Book Group is back for Brighton book-lovers with local author Matt Haig, who will talk about his books How to Stop Time and the bestselling Reasons to Stay Alive. Also joining host Craig Melvin is Brighton Festival Guest Director, David Shrigley, to discuss his life in books. And Jess Kidd, whose latest novel The Hoarder was published in February, is our Star Author on a Reasonably Priced Sofa. There will be book prizes for the winners (and losers) of the Big Book Group quiz and a chance to help plot a bestselling Big Book Group novel. All this and live music too…

Books & Debate
Sat 19 May, 8pm