Books events in Fife

View all the upcoming Books events taking place throughout Fife below or use the calendar to find events taking place on a specific month or date.

Events in Fife

Events in East Renfrewshire

The Market Place Newton Mearns: Book Club

The Market Place Newton Mearns: Book Club

Selected dates between 27th August 2020 - 26th November 2020

The Market Place Newton Mearns hold a regular book club on the last Thursday of each month... all welcome!

Find out about The Market Place Newton Mearns: Book Club on What's On East Renfrewshire
East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

1st September 2020 - 13th December 2020

Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!

Find out about East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions on What's On East Renfrewshire

Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Drawing Stories

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Drawing Stories

15th August 2020 - 31st August 2020

This year’s Baillie Gifford Children’s Programme celebrates the remarkable role of the illustrator in bringing picture books to life.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Ground-breaking Voices in Literature

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Ground-breaking Voices in Literature

15th August 2020 - 29th August 2020

We are honoured to welcome the masterminds behind some of the most ground-breaking literature from across the world this year.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Ideas for Our Times

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Ideas for Our Times

15th August 2020 - 30th August 2020

In this series, sponsored by Scottish Mortgage Investment Trust, key writers offer their insights into the major issues of our times.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: The Power of Poetry

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: The Power of Poetry

15th August 2020 - 31st August 2020

In this special centenary year of the birth of Scotland’s first ever Makar – the remarkable Edwin Morgan – we celebrate the unbridled power of poetry.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: America: Truth, Lies, Power and Division

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: America: Truth, Lies, Power and Division

17th August 2020 - 28th August 2020

With just months until the next Presidential election, we shine a light on how today’s America came to be and the possible consequences for all of us if her identity crisis continues.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Made in Scotland

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Made in Scotland

17th August 2020 - 30th August 2020

It wouldn’t be the Edinburgh International Book Festival without celebrating the brilliant work of authors, writers and trailblazers who hail from our small country.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Online Themes: Africa: A Balance of Stories

Edinburgh International Book Festival Online Themes: Africa: A Balance of Stories

18th August 2020 - 31st August 2020

Ten writers we commissioned to journey across Africa and create new works from their experience - give voice to untold stories.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Hear Her Roar - Fighting for Feminism

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Hear Her Roar - Fighting for Feminism

18th August 2020 - 27th August 2020

This August, we hear from some of the most influential voices fighting on the front-line for feminism across the world.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Visions of a Better Future

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Visions of a Better Future

19th August 2020 - 31st August 2020

We welcome authors and speakers with vision and ambition – helping us to see the light through the darkness and imagining better worlds for all of us.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Making Climate Change Personal

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Making Climate Change Personal

20th August 2020 - 26th August 2020

Inspired by the powerful words of Mary Robinson in her 2019 Book Festival event on Climate Change, hear from authors, activists, environmentalists and naturalists that have all made it personal.

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Young, Fierce and Proud

Edinburgh International Book Festival Themes: Young, Fierce and Proud

20th August 2020 - 30th August 2020

From tackling racism and gender stereotypes, to celebrating diversity in all its forms, these events offer exciting and challenging perspectives for all of us to heed.

How To Be A Good Ancestor

How To Be A Good Ancestor

22nd August 2020

It is time to confront one of the most vital questions of the 21st century: How can we be good ancestors?

Find out about How To Be A Good Ancestor on What's On Edinburgh

Events in Glasgow

Bounce and Rhyme

Bounce and Rhyme

Selected dates between 17th August 2020 - 3rd December 2020

Bounce and Rhyme are free and fun sessions for parents, carers and children Two or under held weekly in several Glasgow Libraries!

Find out about Bounce and Rhyme on What's On Glasgow
FEARY: A Theory Reading Group

FEARY: A Theory Reading Group

19th August 2020

FEARY: A Theory Reading Group sets out to democratise access to theoretical material - in particular, texts concerned with feminism and gender - through monthly reading groups at Glasgow Zine Library.

Find out about FEARY: A Theory Reading Group on What's On Glasgow
Books at the Botanics

Books at the Botanics

Selected dates between 25th September 2020 - 12th December 2020

Glasgow's Book Fair, Books at the Botanics, is held every month in the Hopkirk building at Glasgow's Botanic Gardens!

Find out about Books at the Botanics on What's On Glasgow
The Big Glasgow Comic Mart

The Big Glasgow Comic Mart

6th March 2021

The Big Glasgow Comic Mart returns on Saturday 6th March to Glasgow City Centre and the Trades Hall after a long hiatus!

Find out about The Big Glasgow Comic Mart on What's On Glasgow
BGCP Comic Con: Largs

BGCP Comic Con: Largs

13th March 2021

Returning for a fourth year, BGCP Comic Con presents Largs Comic Con 2021 on Saturday 13th March!

Find out about BGCP Comic Con: Largs on What's On Glasgow
BGCP Comic Con: Shawlands

BGCP Comic Con: Shawlands

8th May 2021

BGCP Comic Con is coming to Shawlands in May 2021, with an array of awesome themed activities, traders and fun for all ages!

Find out about BGCP Comic Con: Shawlands on What's On Glasgow
Loch Lomond Comic Con

Loch Lomond Comic Con

8th May 2021 - 9th May 2021

BGCP Comic Con returns to Loch Lomond Shores on May 8th & 9th with a family-friendly event suitable for heroes of all ages!

Find out about Loch Lomond Comic Con on What's On Glasgow
Gelong Thubten: A Monk’s Guide To Happiness Live

Gelong Thubten: A Monk’s Guide To Happiness Live

10th September 2021

Mindfulness pioneer Gelong Thubten will bring 'A Monk's Guide To Happiness' to Oran Mor Glasgow on Friday 10th September 2021.

Find out about Gelong Thubten: A Monk’s Guide To Happiness Live on What's On Glasgow

Events in Lanarkshire

Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Silly Squad Summer Reading Challenge 2020

Silly Squad Summer Reading Challenge 2020

10th July 2020 - 29th August 2020

Have the Silliest Summer ever and join the Silly Squad, Summer Reading Challenge 2020 with Renfrewshire Libraries!

Find out about Silly Squad Summer Reading Challenge 2020 on What's On Renfrewshire
Open Book and Paisley Library on Zoom

Open Book and Paisley Library on Zoom

Selected dates between 5th August 2020 - 19th August 2020

Join Open Book and Paisley Library for an hour of shared reading on Wednesday mornings!

Find out about Open Book and Paisley Library on Zoom on What's On Renfrewshire
Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Selected dates between 1st September 2020 - 14th December 2020

Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions throughout the week!

Find out about Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions on What's On Renfrewshire
Paisley Comic Con

Paisley Comic Con

17th October 2020

Paisley Comic Con is an all ages event, full of fun activities and comic book dealers and attractions! Don't miss it when it returns on Saturday 17th October to the Lagoon Leisure Centre!

Find out about Paisley Comic Con on What's On Renfrewshire

Events in Stirling and Falkirk

Tales From the Library  - Weekly Online Book Club

Tales From the Library - Weekly Online Book Club

Selected dates between 30th July 2020 - 24th September 2020

Enjoy 'The Tales From the Library', a weekly online book club run by Sanctuary First on Thursdays!

Find out about Tales From the Library - Weekly Online Book Club on What's On Stirling

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