16 November, 6.30-11pm

British Book Design and Production Awards

Brutal London in a finalist at these prestigious awards.

17 November, 1pm-5.30pm

The Boardman Tasker Award for Mountain Literature

Who will be the 35th winner of the coveted Boardman Tasker Prize? Come and find out at the Kendal Mountain Festival. Among the Summer Snows is a finalist.

18 November, 7.30-10pm

Kendal Mountain Festival – Spoken Word and a Pint

Hosted by award winning author Karen Lloyd, we will also be joined by acclaimed poet Helen Mort , author Christopher Nicholson who will be reading from his recently published book ‘Among the Summer Snows’, poet Jonathan Humble, writer and filmmaker Simon Sylvester,  storyteller Luke Brown, Co-founder of the Kendal Poetry Festival Pauline Yardwood and author Marian Veevers , who will make this a spoken word evening like no other!

28 November, 7-9pm

All-Star Fright Night at Foyles, Charing Cross Road

Hosted by author and veteran broadcaster Mark Lawson, Mark Haddon, Andrew Michael Hurley, Kate Clanchy, Kamila Shamsie, Max Porter and Stuart Evers discuss the inspiration behind their Eight Ghosts stories, their influences and the experience of taking part in this ingenious literary project.