Beyond the Book Fest

  • The List
  • 4 September 2008

This article is from 2008

David Malouf

Following their success this summer, The Edinburgh International Book Festival will present a special autumn event with award-winning Australian author David Malouf. Winner of the Commonwealth Writers' Prize, his book Remembering Babylon was shortlisted for the Booker Prize and won the first ever IMPAC Dublin Literary Award. His latest collection of stories is Every Move You Make. Malouf will appear at the Traverse Theatre on Tue 23 Sep.

Tickets are available through the Book Festival box office on 0845 373 5888 or online at

Festival director, Catherine Lockerbie, said of this year's festival, which featured an array of big names from Salman Rushdie to Sir Sean Connery, 'This festival has surpassed all my expectations.'