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THEAKSTONS OLD PECULIER CRIME WRITING FESTIVAL In Harrogate..
July 19, 2019 - July 22, 2019
The world class, award winning Theakston Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival, now in its 15th year, celebrates the very best in crime fiction at the magnificent Old Swan Hotel each July. The Festival is a firm date in the literary calendar and has achieved international acclaim for the programming, organisation and atmosphere. This year’s incredible line-up includes the likes of John Grisham, Val McDermid and Sue Black, Richard Osman, Don Winslow and Linwood Barclay.
2018’s Programming Chair, Lee Child said “I have enjoyed this event many times before as an author, reader and fan, but this year I’m in the hot seat – chair of the programming committee. I’d like to thank the committee members and the festival staff for their talent and tireless hard work. We hope you’ll agree we’ve assembled a terrific line-up this year. As always, the reputation and ambience of Harrogate are what make people so keen to come.
Tel: 01423 562303