Edinburgh Book Fringe
- Phone: 0131 662 9112
- Website: www.word-power.co.uk
The Edinburgh Book Fringe takes place in Word Power Books and brings together writers and activists from around the world for a host of daily events of readings and discussions, all of which are free.
Reviews & features
Summer Festivals 2012: Books25 May 2012
Essential info on Bloody Scotland and the Wigtown and Borders book fests
Borders Book Festival Where: Harmony Garden, Melrose, 14–17 June, bordersbookfestival.org Price: £9–£13 per event. Line-up: Sir David Frost, Hilary Mantel, William Boyd, Alistair Darling, John Sessions There have been a few eyebrows raised by this…
Neighbourhood watch: Newington, Edinburgh27 May 2011
A guide to the ares of the Scottish capital dominated by Edinburgh University
What’s it like? Okay, we’ll get the inevitable out of the way first. There are a lot of students living in Newington. And while we know some of our readers aren’t that keen on students, their presence does imbue the area with a certain bounce and life…
Word Power Book Fringe6 Aug 2009
Helen FitzGerald (reading Fri 14 Aug) is just one of the great lineup of local and international authors on at our favourite local book shop Word Power’s Book Fringe this year. Other readers include Tom Leonard (Fri 21 Aug), Allan Massie (Thu 13 Aug)…
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