Who doesn’t love a deal? Here at Greenwich Book Festival, we’ve got not one but TWO special tickets deals for you, where it’s buy one, get one half price.
Our Saturday Night Offer on June 15 is a back-to-back celebration of multi-hyphen talent for music, writing and activism. Singer, songwriter and author Tracey Thorn kicks it all off at 6:30 p.m. where she’ll be discussing her latest book recounting her teenage years, “Another Planet: A Teenager in Suburbia.” Billy Bragg, one of our most beloved singer-songwriter-activists, follows her at 8 p.m. where he’ll be discussing his career in both music and activism. His new pamphlet, “The Three Dimensions of Freedom,” identifies a crisis of accountability in Western democracies.
Click here for the Saturday Night Offer ticket deal. Click here for more information about Tracey Thorn’s event. Click here for more information about Billy Bragg’s event. The bar in the University of Greenwich Student Union (Dreadnought Building) will be open for Greenwich Book Festival guests to use all evening.
Our Festival Finale for children on Sunday at Greenwich Theatre is an irresistible combination of mysteries and magic. Robin Stevens, author of the brilliant series ‘Murder Most Unladylike’starts things off at 11:30 a.m. She’ll be celebrating the fifth anniversary of the series, and also give us a sneak peek at the next book in the series due in August. Cressida Cowell, author of the “Wizards of Once” series and “How to Train Your Dragon,” follows at 2:30 p.m. Cressida Cowell will talk about her best-selling books, how she finds inspiration and tips on becoming an author or illustrator. You wouldn’t want to miss this special event.