Reviews & Testimonials

Festival Goers certainly enjoyed the 2019 event

A really buzzing event, a place to meet others, discuss ideas and celebrate culture. What an excellent part of Clapham culture!‘  ‘Wish I could have come to more – I will next year.’  ‘Interesting and varied topics.’

Absolutely wonderful! A moving and memorable event.’  ‘Fascinating – everything I’d hoped for.’  ‘An amazing range of subjects and knowledgeable and entertaining writers.’  ‘Inspiring.

Clapham Society Newletter: The hugely popular 2019 Clapham Book Festival

The Festival is a good place for writers too…

Frank Gardner: An absolute pleasure – thank you for the warm reception!

Dame Margaret Drabble: Thank you, I enjoyed it, a good and friendly audience on a wet day.

I enjoyed it very much‘ – Ursula Buchan

Prof Kate Williams:  ‘Thank you so much for having me at the Book Festival. I had such a great time.’

Aida Edemariam: ‘I really enjoyed it, and felt that it was a kind and generous festival.’