Dartmoor's Literary Festival in Chagford
13-15 March 2015
By Chagword team, Sep 25 2014 11:08AM
We are very pleased to announce that Blake Morrison will be attending Chagword 2015 to discuss and read from his forthcoming collection Shingle Street due out in February 2015.
By Chagword team, Sep 17 2014 12:12AM
Crediton Community Bookshop very successfully serviced all Chagword 2013's bookselling needs, and has signed up to do so again in 2015. More info...
By Chagword team, Sep 8 2014 01:52PM
We are delighted that Sandra Greaves, whose The Skull In The Wood is shortl-listed for the 2014 Waterstones Childrens' Book Prize, will be speaking at Chagword 2015.
By Chagword team, Jul 29 2014 11:05PM
Our first two authors are now confirmed. Novelist and screenwriter Deborah Moggach, and children's fiction author Andy Mulligan.
By Chagword team, Jul 13 2014 02:54PM
We are delighted to announce that Chagford's largest employer, the renowned holiday lettings agent Helpful Holidays, have signed up once more as Principal Sponsor.
What they said about 2013...
Chris Mullin complimented our "Rolls Royce organisation"...
... and Andrew Taylor dubbed us “winner of this year’s most charming and best organised West Country literary festival”.
Kate Mosse blogged that Chagword 2013 was "a runaway success.... all great fun"
Kathy Lette tweeted that it was "... a wonderful festival. A friendly, funny, warm and witty audience and a charming little town”.
First four authors booked for 2015....
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Next RUN-UP event..... ..........click poster below