From March to June each year, the annual Read Regional campaign celebrates selected new books from the North of England. At libraries and literary festivals across the North, authors take part in events where you can hear about their writing and talk to them about their work. Find out more about Read Regional here.

Read about Chloe’s event here.
Saturday 7 April, 1pm
Huddersfield Library, Princess Alexandra
Walk, Huddersfield, HD1 2SU
Interactive children’s workshop as part of Pageturners Festival

Contact Fiona Sullivan, Librarian at for more details.

Read about Jane’s event here.
Thursday 19 April, 2pm
Skelmanthorpe Library, 24 Commercial Road,
Skelmanthorpe, Huddersfield, HD8 9DA

Read about Richard’s event here.
Thursday 10 May, 10.30am
Cleckheaton Library, Whitcliffe Road,
Cleckheaton BD19 3DX
Walking event to listen to birdsong

Contact Fiona Sullivan, Librarian at for more details.

Read about D.M. Mark’s event here.
Thursday 28 June, 6.30pm
Dewsbury Library, Dewsbury Retail Park,
Railway Street, Dewsbury, WF12 8EQ