Tag: Event

This Is It! Literary Cabaret 2017 @LitScotland #Edinburgh #Event

This is it! Scotland’s literary talent in the spotlight at cabaret event Best-selling author Louise Welsh and award-winning poet William Letford are set to headline an inaugural literary cabaret taking place this month, which shines a light on the nation’s literary scene in 2017. The fast-paced, 90-minute show – called This Is It! –  will

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The Glen Miller Era @NickRossOrch @sammerrickmusic @TheBrunton #EdFringe Venue 191

Saturday night at The Brunton Theatre in Musselburgh, The Nick Ross Orchestra with Sam Merrick entertained us with songs from The Glen Miller Era. From toe tapping and hip shaking upbeat tunes to heart swelling memorable ballads. The evening had extra sparkle with the welcomed addition of the dulcet tones of Sam Merrick . The Nick

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Peter May @edbookfest 2017 #Review @authorpetermay @QuercusBooks

I had a fabulous first event of the day with the talented and fascinating Peter May, chaired by Brian Taylor. Although I was 40 minutes early the queue was winding its way amongst the tents till it met itself at the other end. The anticipation and chat amongst the crowd were infectious. It was a

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The Heart’s Invisible Furies @john_boyne @DoubledayUK @edbookfest #EventReview

Day 2 at the Edinburgh International Book Festival 2017, the highlight of the day for me was the John Boyne event, chaired by Janet Ellis. Held in the Spiegeltent the event was sold out and I felt incredibly blessed to be attending. Joanne Baird from Portobello Book Blog was the first person to introduce me

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Assured Attention @JaneTulloch1 ‏ @BlackwellEdin @comelybankpub #Event

  Hello Lovelies, Last night I was in Edinburgh at Blackwell’s bookstore for the launch party Assured Attention by Jane Tulloch. I’ve done a mini review. I hope you enjoy it, Kelly xoxo Jane Tulloch ~ Edinburgh ~ Blackwells Bookstore Last night Blackwells Bookstore was packed with people eager to hear Jane Tulloch discuss her new

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Society Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators @SCBWI_BI ~ #Edinburgh #AuBar #Afterparty #Event

I was invited to the after party of the Edinburgh Society Of Children’s Book Writers and Illustrators convention by Sarah Broadley. Who I met the weekend previously at the Authors lunch. It was lovely to meet so many new people and discuss possible blog reviews and interviews.  To my surprise, Keith Gray who interviewed Patrick

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Michael Morpurgo’s ~ Running Wild ~ @edtheatres #Review #Edinburgh

Last night I attended Michael Morpurgo’s production of Running Wild in an adaptation by Samuel Adamson at The Kings Theatre, Edinburgh. Directed by Timothy Sheader and Dale Rooks with puppetry design and direction by Finn Caldwell and Toby Olié, both previous Associate Puppetry Directors on War Horse.  The theatre audience was a real mix of people, from

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Shore Poets | Scotland ~ @ShorePoets #Edinburgh #Poets

Well, my world was opened up in a wonderful way last night. I was invited to the Shore Poets, open mic event hosted at Outhouse Bar in Edinburgh.  I had no idea what to expect. My mind racing with scenarios of what the event may be like. These were all surpassed and it really was

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Grassmarket Vintage Festival ~ Edinburgh ~ @GrassmarketEdin

Yesterday, I attended the Grassmarket Vintage Festival in Edinburgh. What a fun afternoon I had. With lots of stalls, street food, and entertainment. Here are some photographs from the day.   Please check out the Greater Grassmarket ~ Website Follow Love Books Group here too ~  TWITTER       INSTAGRAM  FACEBOOK