Bath will see its annual Bath Autumn Book Festival get underway from October 5 – 16, which focuses on both authors and readers. The city of Bath can boast an enormous independent spirit for books and independent book sellers within the Georgian city.
If you are planning to stay in a local b and b in Bath during this period to soak up some of the city’s culture, why not add this festival to your itinerary and see some well-known visiting authors and speakers at some of the events.
The 2012 Bath Autumn Book Festival will be welcoming the likes of American novelist and short story writer Richard Ford for a literary luncheon, plus evening talks from the English travel writer Robert Macfarlane and the well-known British historian Antony Beevor.
To find out more about this fantastic festival, contact 01225 428111 or visit the festival website at www.bathbookfestival.co.uk
If you plan to stay in a local Bath bed and breakfast for your luxury accommodation, you will be well placed to enjoy the festival and all of this historical spa city’s attractions during your visit.
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