Litfest is the better

BOOK lovers everywhere can enjoy a new chapter in the life of Lancaster Litfest, which kicks off in the city tomorrow, Friday, October 14.

The literary extravaganza runs until Sunday, October 23, with headline acts including Carol Birch, the Lancaster author who is 7/2 second favourite with William Hill to lift this year’s Man Booker Prize next Tuesday.

Carol will be appearing alongside fellow city author Jo Baker, who has penned popular novels including The Mermaid’s Child and The Telling.

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