About The Festival

We are a group of ‘book nuts’ who have joined forces to bring a vibrant new Literary Festival to West Kirby! Made up of members of the Wro Readers Book Club, The Wro, Linghams Book Shop and our sponsors SDS Rejuvenate, West Kirby Literary Festival team are bringing a fun packed week of world class authors, workshops and events here to the Wirral for the first time.


Authors From Every Genre

From Gothic Horror to Natural History and Romance we have an impressive selection of authors and special guests from a broad range of literary backgrounds. With meet and greets, signings and performances planned across the week there will be something everyone to enjoy.


Epic Events

Whether you are a budding author, a poetry fan or just love reading we have over 12 live events taking place at various locations across the town. Please check our ‘What’s On’ guide to find out what floats your literary boat!