Reading Museum and Town Hall
Thursday 10 November Sunday 13 November 2011

4th Reading Festival of Crime Writing

Thursday 10 November Sunday 13 November


The Reading Festival of Crime Writing is back with more Author Talks, Panel Discussions, Competitions, Children's Events and so much more from the best iq option sign up international, national and local crime authors. Already confirmed are Mark Billingham, Martina Cole, Michael Dobbs, Quintin Jardine, Minette Walters and many more.


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2010 highlights

Dr Andrew Mangham explores the world of Charles Dickens M.C Beaton signs a book for a fan Dreda takes questions Richard Jay Parker calms the thriller panel audience The Women and Crime panel in action Comic Crime: Our most popular panel in 2010 Professor David Wilson serial killer expert Mark Mills entrances the Crime Reading group at 10am on a Sunday!

Short Story

Short Story Competition 2011

This year’s short story winner (Anne Ayres with ‘The Killing Game’) has been chosen by crime author Mark Billingham, out of more than 50 entries received…

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Event sponsors

Reading Borough Council

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