Event Preview: Byres Road Book Festival to rock Glasgow’s West End



Top writers to attend Byres Road Book Festival


From Friday, September 23rd to Monday, September 26th the top of Byres Roads will be transformed into a book hub pyramid as Waterstones, Hillhead library and the Oxfam bookshop host a jam-packed programme of poetry, animated stories, and discussions.


Graeme Macrae Burnet and Tartan Noir novelist Christopher Brookmyre are highlights at the festival which aims to offer audiences of all ages a chance to creatively connect with some of their favourite authors.


Tickets for all events are free and are now available from www.byresroadbookfestival.com


23rd to 26th September 2016


Hillhead Library 348 Byres Road Glasgow, G12 8AP Hillhead Library

Oxfam Bookshop 330 Byres Road Glasgow,  G12 8AP Oxfam

Waterstones 351-355 Byres Road Glasgow,  G12 8QZ 351 Byres Rd






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