Daunt Books have announced their first Autumn Festival, which takes place at their Marylebone bookshop on Thursday 6th October and Friday 7th October . The two days will feature a series of author talks, live music and treats from local food shops and restaurants.
The star-studded authors line up includes Ben Macintyre, Artemis Cooper, Martin Gayford, Richard J Evans and Christopher Clark, Ken Hom, Sarah Perry, Simon Barnes and Susan Greenfield and many more.
The full programme is
Thursday 6th October | 10:30am – 11:30am
The Meaning of Birds
Simon Barnes in conversation with Matt Merritt
Thursday 6th October | 12:00pm – 1:00pm
Agnès Poirier in conversation with Bill Swainson
Thursday 6th October | 1:30pm – 2:30pm
My Stir-Fried Life
Ken Hom talks to James Steen
Thursday 6th October | 3:00pm – 4:00pm
The Word Wizards’ Guide to Roald Dahl
Thursday 6th October | 5:00pm – 6:00pm
Lydia Hillerudh & Ben Havinden
Cello & Double Bass
Thursday 6th October | 7:00pm – 8:00pm
A History of Pictures
Thursday 6th October | 8:30pm – 9:30pm
SAS Rogue Heroes
Friday 7th October | 10:00am – 11:30am
Emily’s Walking Book Club
Quartet in Autumn by Barbara Pym
Friday 7th October | 12:00pm – 1:00pm
A Day in the Life of the Brain
Susan Greenfield in conversation with Dr Daniel Glaser
Friday 7th October | 1:30pm – 2:30pm
Friday 7th October | 3:00pm – 4:00pm
Katy Ovens (flute), Mark Gibbs (viola), and Bethan Semmens (harp)
Friday 7th October | 5:00pm – 6:00pm
The Essex Serpent
Sarah Perry in conversation with M.J. Carter
Friday 7th October | 7:00pm – 8:00pm
The Pursuit of Power
Richard J. Evans and Christopher Clark
Friday 7th October | 8:30pm – 9:30pm
Elizabeth Jane Howard: A Dangerous Innocence
Artemis Cooper in conversation with Selina Hastings
For more information or to book tickets, visit the Daunt Books website here
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