The Appledore Book Festival is now over. Thanks to everyone who came and to those who supported it. We hope you enjoyed the festival and look forward to seeing you all again next year. Festival dates for 2015 are September 26th to October 4th.


"Thank you for a terrific time and such warm hospitality"

Peter Sissons

"I’m so glad to be here in dazzling sun, breathing in sea air and making friends"

Josceline Dimbleby

"Great Festival, such lovely people & so well organised. What a line up!"

Julia Churchill

"There is no friend as loyal as a book."

Ernest Hemingway

"Lovely place, lovely festival, wonderful audience."

Penny Vincenzi

Short Story Competition

Short Story Competition

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