Fiction

Adult event
Agatha Christie & the Golden Age of Crime Fiction: Lucy Worsley & Ragnar Jónasson

Agatha Christie & the Golden Age of Crime Fiction: Lucy Worsley & Ragnar Jónasson

Date/Time: Saturday 4 February 2023 20:30-21:30Venue: Al Riwaq II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: EnglishSession No: 167 
AED 60
Agatha Christie remains one of the great influences on modern crime fiction, sti... Read More
Book Now
Children's event
Aisha's Cake: Julia Johnson & Maitha Al Khayat

Aisha's Cake: Julia Johnson & Maitha Al Khayat

Date/Time: Saturday 4 February 2023 12:00-12:45Venue: Al Amwaj II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: English
Age: 5+Session No: 246 
AED 40
When Aisha and her grandfather decide to make Grandma’s date cake, they can’t re... Read More
Book Now
Adult event
Alexander McCall Smith: Serial Storyteller

Alexander McCall Smith: Serial Storyteller

Date/Time: Saturday 4 February 2023 10:00-11:00Venue: Al Riwaq II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: EnglishSession No: 19 
AED 60 - AED 75
Join master storyteller and prolific writer Alexander McCall Smith as he delves ... Read More
Book Now
Children's event
Amal Nasser: Why Doesn't Fernando Want to Grow Up?

Amal Nasser: Why Doesn't Fernando Want to Grow Up?

Date/Time: Saturday 4 February 2023 10:45-11:30Venue: Al Amwaj II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: Arabic
Age: 6-9Session No: 111 
AED 40
In this storytelling session, writer Amal Nasser reads to us from her translatio... Read More
Book Now
Education
Ben Miller: The World of Stories

Ben Miller: The World of Stories

Date/Time: Friday 3 February 2023 09:00-10:00Venue: MBRL Theatre, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: English
Age: 8+Session No: 732 
AED 25
How much do you immerse yourself in stories? Master storyteller Ben Miller has c... Read More
Book Now
Children's event
Beverley Jatwani: Together We Can Change The World

Beverley Jatwani: Together We Can Change The World

Date/Time: Saturday 4 February 2023 15:00-15:45Venue: Al Amwaj I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: English
Age: 3+Session No: 275 
AED 40
We are never too young to discover that with love, courage and compassion we can... Read More
Book Now
Adult event
Black Foam: Haji Jabir, Marcia Lynx Qualey & Sawad Hussain

Black Foam: Haji Jabir, Marcia Lynx Qualey & Sawad Hussain

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 10:00-11:00Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 4, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 215 
AED 60
Haji Jabir’s Black Foam was longlisted for the 2018 International Prize for Arab... Read More
Book Now
Adult event
Bolu Babalola: Honey & Spice - A ‘Galentine’ Get-Together

Bolu Babalola: Honey & Spice - A ‘Galentine’ Get-Together

Date/Time: Saturday 4 February 2023 15:00-16:00Venue: MBRL Theatre, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 118 
AED 60 - AED 75
Gather your girlfriends for this gorgeous glorification of feminine friendship w... Read More
Book Now
Adult event
Cecelia Ahern: All about Love

Cecelia Ahern: All about Love

Date/Time: Saturday 4 February 2023 20:30-21:30Venue: Al Baraha II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: EnglishSession No: 225 
AED 60
Wildly successful author Cecilia Ahern wrote her bestselling debut P.S. I Love Y... Read More
Book Now
Free Event
Children Take Over LitFest!

Children Take Over LitFest!

Date/Time: Thursday 2 February 2023 17:30-18:30Venue: Al Riwaq I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: EnglishSession No: 114 
Free Entry
Join us as we celebrate some of Dubai’s youngest and brightest authors! These ch... Read More
Book Now
Children's event
Christopher Edge: Escape Room

Christopher Edge: Escape Room

Date/Time: Saturday 4 February 2023 11:30-12:30Venue: Al Baraha II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: English
Age: 9+Session No: 54 
AED 40
Have you ever been in an escape room? Christopher Edge has woven a story around ... Read More
Book Now
Adult event
Constructing the Consummate Thriller: Greg Mosse & Ragnar Jónasson

Constructing the Consummate Thriller: Greg Mosse & Ragnar Jónasson

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 20:30-21:30Venue: Information Centre, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 241 
AED 60
Everyone loves a thriller, but with our insatiable appetite for the genre how do... Read More
Book Now
Adult event
Daring Debuts: Bonnie Garmus, Greg Mosse & Jo Browning Wroe

Daring Debuts: Bonnie Garmus, Greg Mosse & Jo Browning Wroe

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 18:30-19:30Venue: Al Baraha I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: EnglishSession No: 244 
AED 60
What is the perfect age to write a book? The answer, of course, is that it’s not... Read More
Book Now
Adult event
Delhi - A Soliloquy: M. Mukundan & Nandakumar K.

Delhi - A Soliloquy: M. Mukundan & Nandakumar K.

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 11:30-12:30Venue: Al Amwaj I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: EnglishSession No: 179 
AED 60
Malayalam translated literature comes to the LitFest! Award-winning author M. M... Read More
Book Now
Children's event
Dr Reem Al Gurg: Little Jerboa - Braille Reading

Dr Reem Al Gurg: Little Jerboa - Braille Reading

Date/Time: Saturday 4 February 2023 10:45-11:30Venue: Al Amwaj I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: Arabic
Age: 5-7Session No: 205 
AED 40
Online friendships sound like a lot of fun! But like all the different apps and ... Read More
Book Now
Adult event
Fables Around the Fire: Ben Miller, Bolu Babalola, Budjette Tan, Dubai Abulhoul, Nicholas Jubber & Saladin	Ahmed

Fables Around the Fire: Ben Miller, Bolu Babalola, Budjette Tan, Dubai Abulhoul, Nicholas Jubber & Saladin Ahmed

Date/Time: Saturday 4 February 2023 20:00-21:15Venue: MBRL Amphitheatre, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 25 
AED 60
From the Dwarfs of Europe to Dwende of the Philippines, and from the Kings of A... Read More
Book Now
Children's event
Fatima Sharafeddine: The Lion of the Sea - An Emirati Hero

Fatima Sharafeddine: The Lion of the Sea - An Emirati Hero

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 10:00-11:00Venue: Al Amwaj II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: Arabic
Age: 9+Session No: 93 
AED 40
Did you know that 15th century Emirati sea captain Ahmed bin Majid, famously kno... Read More
Book Now
Children's event
Fatima Sharafeddine: Where Do I Put You?

Fatima Sharafeddine: Where Do I Put You?

Date/Time: Saturday 4 February 2023 09:30-10:15Venue: Al Amwaj I, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: Arabic
Age: 5Session No: 92 
AED 40
‘I love you so much And I want you to stay with me But where can I put you? You ... Read More
Book Now
Adult event
Fear in Fantasy: Inaam Kachachi & Tareq Imam

Fear in Fantasy: Inaam Kachachi & Tareq Imam

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 20:00-21:00Venue: Al Amwaj II, InterContinental, Dubai Festival City
Language: ArabicSession No: 130 
AED 60
What emotions does the word ‘Fantasy’ invoke in you? Excitement? Fear? Perhaps s... Read More
Book Now
Workshops Adult
Flash Your Fiction: Workshop with Angelo R. Lacuesta
Workshop

Flash Your Fiction: Workshop with Angelo R. Lacuesta

Date/Time: Sunday 5 February 2023 10:00-11:30Venue: 4th Floor Conference Room 9, Mohammed Bin Rashid Library, Al Jaddaf - Dubai
Language: EnglishSession No: 84 
AED 200
Ever wanted to finish a story in one sitting? Join novelist and short story writ... Read More
Book Now
  • Adults' Events
  • Children's Events
  • Workshops & Masterclasses
  • Education Events
  • Award Ceremonies / Special Events / Film Screenings
Page: 1 2 3 4  Move Next