Many literary and book festivals have moved online, offering digital events through websites and social media platforms. Find out more information on individual festivals below.


Book Week Scotland takes place every November.

The annual celebration of books and reading throughout Scotland always has a packed programme and involves people of all ages and walks of life. Find out more about Book Week Scotland events by visiting their website below.


Book Week Scotland

Libraries Week takes place every October and celebrates the nation's much-loved libraries.


Libraries Week

The Scottish International Storytelling Festival takes place in October. Find out more about the annual festival by visiting their website.


Scottish International Storytelling Festival

The World Book Day website features a range of videos of authors and stars reading stories for various different age groups. You can also access a number of age-related websites which can be downloaded for free.