Author: Exeter Literary Festival

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The programme for the main festival has been up on this website for a few weeks now. And we are currently adding details of the partner events which will run during October and early November. But we've also been working hard getting everything fitted into the paper brochure. And that little gem made its way to Hedgerow Print in Crediton on Friday afternoon.

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Today, in our series What Are You Reading, we ask poet in residence for BBC Radio Devon’s Arts show Kimwei what he's reading now, his favourite books of all time, and the one that never gets away!

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Today, in our series What Are You Reading, we ask Director of the Exeter City of Literature Anna Cohn Orchard what she's reading now, her favourite books of all time, and the one that never gets away!

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Today, in our series What Are You Reading, we ask BBC Radio Devon presenter Janet Kipling about her current literary liaisons.

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Ian Hobbs 2Today, in our series What Are You Reading, we ask Ian Hobbs, avid reader and Senior Manager (Social Care Commissioning) at Devon County Council, what holds his literary interest right now.

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Today, in our series What Are You Reading, we drop in on Charles Courtenay, 19th Earl of Devon, and a passionate reader, to hear about some of his current and enduring favourites.