This year’s literary line-up brings you a glorious mixture of big names and more than its fair share of surprises. We can’t wait!

MCMC Spoken

James Brookes

Brian Selznick

David Serlin

Simon Fisher Turner

Stanley Tucci

Michael C Hall

Hollie McNish

Louis De Bernières

Sam Leith

Roy Wilkinson’s Pop & Nature Quiz

Paddy Bramwells

Matthew de Abaitua

Louis Eliot

Liskeard Poets

Jan Younghusband

Gavin Pretor-Pinney

Fiona Stafford

Emma Warren

Charlie Baker

Colin Taylor

Bruce Parry

Michael Bird

BRAKES

Vincent’s Starry Night

Tim Smit

Brother Brother Brother

Elephants Can Remember: Scene One – Hololens Edition

Emily Maitlis: On The Donald Trump Election Trail

Samantha Morton

Sophie Fiennes

Michael Foreman

Nigel Waymouth

Celia Kenney

Carla Valentine

Joe Minihane

Chloe Fox

The Great Diary Project

Paul Morley

Allegra Huston

Peter Fluck

Matt Haig

Jay Armstrong

Michelle Cartlidge

Graham Harvey

Ken McKechnie

Jerry Johns

Henry Jeffreys

Rachel Seiffert

Bring Us a Story

Alex Wade

Craig Sams in Conversation with Tom Hodgkinson

‘Footing It’ Literary Stroll with Duncan Minshull

Martin Figura

Eimear McBride

Rick Stroud

Wonder Zoo – Open Mic Session

Daisy Buchanan

Nina Stibbe

Ceri Levy in conversation with Pete Fowler

Karl Hyde in conversation with Robin Turner

Decca Aitkenhead

Luke Wright

Catherine Smith

Chibundu Onuzo

Iain Davies

Anthony Gibson OBE

Gwendoline Riley

Shazia Mirza

Julianne Pachico

Natasha Illum Berg

Stuart Heritage

Tom Wrigglesworth

Adam O’Riordan

Syd Moore

Abigail Reynolds

Alex Bellos

Caroline Bird

Tiffany Atkinson

Elvis McGonagall

clinic

Hannah Jane Walker

Hannah Silva

Hugo Williams

Sarah Winman

Deanna Rodger

Bella Bathurst

John Osborne

Jackie Hagan

Toria Garbutt

Project Adorno

Rob Auton

Ros Barber

Thick Richard

Vanessa Kisuule

Mike Garry

Ross Sutherland

Salena Godden

Johnny Fluffypunk

Bohdan Piasecki

Rosy Carrick

Natasha Carthew

Sally Jenkinson

Kayo Chingonyi

Omar Robert Hamilton

Tom Fort

Clover Stroud

Robert Newman

Andrew Simms

Mathew Clayton

Sophie McKeand

Melissa Harrison

Mona Arshi

David Keenan

Ilan Pappe

Helen Chaloner

Alex Preston

Richard Mason

Kira Cochrane

Huw Lewis Jones and Kari Herbert

Ben Lyttleton

Claire & Rupert Callender

James Brown

Dr Matthew Green

Zaffar Kunial

Sara Baume

Will Burns

Martha Sprackland

Ted Kessler’s My Old Man

How to Tell a Story with Tim Lott

Lynne Hatwell

The Woodward Brothers

Wyl Menmuir

Business for Bohemians with Tom Hodgkinson

Lucy Cooke’s Menagerie of the Misunderstood

Joy Lo Dico

Harry Mount

Louisa Thomsen Brits: The Cult of Hygge

Philosophy and Psychology walks

Geoff Dyer

Peter Beacham

Idle Beekeeping

Jules Evans

Ben Macintyre

John Shuttleworth

Tim Hubbard

Matt Harvey

James Mallinson on Yoga as Extreme Idling

Fish and Fire: Outdoor Cooking

Crispin Hunt

Cosey Fanni Tutti

Martin Parr

Robert Fox

Michèle Roberts

Chris Chapman

Rowan Pelling on The Amorist

Mossy Crow

Will Ashon on the Green Men of Epping Forest

John Andrews

André Naffis-Sahely