6-8 July 2018

The Marlborough Book Festival is an annual weekend of wonderful writers, curious audiences and beautiful Marlborough locations.


Author Tracey Slaughter talks at the 2017 festival

Festival video

Get a taste of the festival to come in July with our latest festival video...

Selina Tusitala Marsh

Tickets going fast

Get in quick, EIGHT sessions now SOLD OUT!!

Nicola Galloway

Our authors

We are privileged to have 12 fantastic authors join us for our 2018 festival...

Diana Wichtel - winner

Congratulations Diana!

Congratulations to Diana Wichtel, winner of  two non-fiction prizes at the Ockham New Zealand Book Awards...