Welcome to the website for the second Jersey Festival of Words, a five-day literary festival featuring visiting and local writers, poets and performers events, a schools programme, writing workshops, competitions and more.

This year’s festival will take place between Wednesday September 28th and Sunday October 2nd, and will see us welcoming internationally renowned writers including Michael Morpurgo, Victoria Hislop, Louis de BernièresLouise Doughty and Alison Weir to the island. The full details of our extensive programme – announced on June 29th – can be found by clicking on the menu bar above.

This year we are offering a limited number of discounted festival passes, further details on which can be found here.

Connections: Jersey Festival of Words 2015 was a fantastic success:

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JUST SOME OF THE BOOKS FROM THIS YEAR’S WRITERS:

(don’t worry…you’ve still got time to read them all!)