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Booking the Cooks

What’s a cook book doing in a literary festival?

Laura Parker guides us through fashions in food writing.

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Student reporter Pheebs reviews three books whose authors will be working in local schools in March.

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Save the date - make sure you don't miss a moment of ChipLitFest 2020!

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A short introduction to Sophie Hannah

Is she a novelist, is she a poet, or is she a teacher? Sophie Hannah is all of those things, and she’s one of the most prolific authors writing today. Our guest at the Theatre on Saturday 23 January is an international best-seller and we’re delighted that she has chosen to come Chipping Norton on the day her latest novel, Haven’t They Grown, is published.

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The Monogram Murders

Pheebs, our student reporter, has reviewed Sophie Hannah's first Poirot novel, The Monogram Murders, in advance of Sophie's visit to ChipLitFest on 23 January.

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CHIPLITFEST 2019 — in numbers

Data from the Festival - authors, audiences, tickets, parties

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CHIPLITFEST 2019 — in words

PHOEBE'S REPORTS Our junior reporter, Pheebs, reports back from the Festival frontline.

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