The Noirwich festival announces its Fresh Blood panel of crime writers to watch:
Imran Mahmood, Steph Broadribb and
Joseph Knox. Norwich Arts Centre, 51 St Benedict’s Street, Norwich, 12.15. £6-8. Also this weekend: Mark Billingham and
Anthony Horowitz. noirwich.co.uk.
Explore literary Highgate with a walk during this weekend’s Hampstead & Highgate literary festival. Also today:
Julia Hobsbawm, Claire Tomalin and
Nikita Lalwani. JW3, Finchley Road, London NW3. £10-15. jw3.org.uk.
See authors including Natalie Haynes, Adam Kay, Cathy Rentzenbrink, Peter Hennessy, Anne Sebba and Maggie O’Farrell at the Chiswick book festival. A Sunday day pass is £15. chiswickbookfestival.net.
The Archway with Words book festival celebrates the return of Will Self,
talking about his latest book, Phone.
Archway Methodist Church, Archway Close, London N19, 7.30pm. £10. archwaywithwords.com.
Novelist Colm Tóibín is in conversation with Glenn Patterson at the Aspects festival, Bangor Castle, 3 Valentine Road, Bangor. £10. aspectsfestival.com. Send listings information at least 10 days in advance to email@example.com with the date of the event in the subject field, or post it to Review, The Guardian, Kings Place, 90 York Way, London N1 9GU.