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Welcome to You’re Booked – bringing the very best of Harrogate International Festivals to your digital doorstep. Here you’ll find a host of author interviews, book reviews, and a peak inside their houses as authors share with us their bookshelves, their must-reads and the book they always go back to.

Get involved and contact us with your own book reviews, articles and blog posts. You have the right to remain silent, but that would be exceedingly dull. Put your feet up and make yourself at home!

An Interview With James Wolff

James Wolff, author of How To Betray Your Country has worked for the British government for over a decade. In fact, due to his day job, he has written under a pseudonym to protect his identity - he's a true man of mystery. Join us, as we discover more about the man behind the book...

Book Of The Month: James Wolff, How To Betray Your Country

April's Book Of The Month is: How To Betray Your Country, by James Wolff.

Book Of The Month: Dean Koontz’s The Other Emily

February's Book Of The Month is: The Other Emily, by Dean Koontz

Book Of The Month: Linwood Barclay’s Find You First

February's Book Of The Month is: Find You First, by Linwood Barclay.

January 2021 Book Of The Month: Patricia Cornwell’s Spin

This month's Book Of the Month is: Spin, by Patricia Cornwell.

A #Shelfie With Claire McGowan

Take a peak at Claire's bookshelf

Raworths Reviews

Find out which books one of our title sponsors. Raworths Solicitors, recommend this winter

Desert Island Books

If you had to take just one book to a desert island, what would it be?

The Reacher Guy: A Life in Pictures

Join us as we sit down with Heather Martin. author of the official biography of Lee Child.

An Interview With Simon Conway

Join us, as we sit down Simon Conway, author of the hotly anticipated The Stranger.

Book Of The Month: November

This month's Book Of the Month is: The Last Resort By Susi Holliday

Book Of The Month

Our August Book Of the Month is: The Part Time Job. By P.D. James

An Interview With Nadine Matheson

Join us, as we sit down Nadine Matheson, author of the hotly anticipated The Jigsaw Man.

A #Shelfie With Mark Billingham

Take a peak at Mark’s bookshelf, it's rather excellently full, reflecting his taste not only in reading, but in collectibles and pop culture.

An Interview With… Helen FitzGerald

Meet Helen FitzGerald author of the #TheakstonAward shortlisted Worst Case Scenario

An Interview With… Abir Mukherjee

Meet Abir Mukherjee author of the #TheakstonAward shortlisted Smoke And Ashes

An Interview With… Mick Herron

Meet Mick Herron, author of the #TheakstonAward shortlisted Joe Country.

An Interview With… Adrian McKinty

Meet Adrian McKinty author of the #TheakstonAward shortlisted The Chain.

An Interview With… Oyinkan Braithwaite

Meet Oyinkan Braithwaite author of the #TheakstonAward shortlisted My Sister The Serial Killer

An Interview With… Jane Harper

Meet Jane Harper author of the #TheakstonAward shortlisted Joe Country