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


View some images from last year's festival. Have a little 'Tweet' on our Twitter page. Enter competitions.
And more great interactivity will be coming soon...


Reading Festival of Crime Writing Short Story Competition 2011

Win £100 of book tokens

International bestselling crime writer Mark Billingham has written this year’s introduction to our short story competition…

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Reading Festival of Crime Writing Short Story Competition 2010

Congratulations to Duncan Barefoot for his winning entry ‘Fallen Apple’ and honourable mentions go to 2nd place - Ruth Ng, 3rd place - Angela Caiger

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Event sponsors

Reading Borough Council

Reading LibraryReading Town Hall Museum

Reading Post