11 May 2021
An 80-year-old tortoise who was abandoned 50-years-ago has become the star of a series of picture books.
07 May 2021
The few people in on a celebrity's secret wedding in Kent back in the 60s are being sought for a festival which will celebrate the event next month.
06 May 2021
Children will be able to bring home free books from a Kent supermarket thanks to book swap stations being brought into all stores.
29 April 2021
A town's £10m civic centre has opened its first service to the public.
22 April 2021
From the delight of an iconic theme park to a sex scene in a shell grotto, a new novel brings one Kent town to life - but also warns of a dark future.
17 April 2021
An 11-year-old from Kent has been shortlisted in a creative writing competition held by one of Scotland’s leading hotel groups.
25 March 2021
A book festival will return after a year's absence this summer, with its centrepiece inspired by novelist Samuel Beckett's secret wedding in Kent.
22 March 2021
Sunday League football has inspired one man to write about the end of civilisation.
19 March 2021
Professor Noel Fitzpatrick, who saves animals' lives in his work, will be giving a virtual talk on how animals saved his life.
04 March 2021
World Book Day tokens will be valid far beyond the end of this month - here's why you should wait for your favourite bookshop to reopen to spend them.
24 February 2021
A keepsake box which was owned by Charles Darwin's daughters and donated to English Heritage, will go on show at his family home in Kent this year.
23 February 2021
The mother of a boy who died 17 years ago is writing a series of books about her life and how she coped with grief.
17 February 2021
A new film adaptation of the novel The Secret Garden is out this week. Here's how you can see the garden that inspired it here in Kent.
13 February 2021
Bestselling author Jacqueline Winspear's memoir of growing up in rural Kent tells of an idyllic childhood, while also revealing a wartime secret.
12 February 2021
A 16-year-old schoolgirl is now a published author after writing her first book during lockdown.
12 February 2021
A councillor who has put together a new picture-packed history book of the Isle of Sheppey is giving away copies to schools and organisations.
22 January 2021
A new book tries to unravel the mystery of why celebrated east German author Uwe Johnson ended up spending his final years in a Kent seaside town.
20 January 2021
A local author, who realised his lifelong dream of publishing a book in the first lockdown, is set to release his second in this lockdown.
17 January 2021
A Kent author and illustrator famous for the book Gorilla has been honoured for his lifetime's work - and recalled an encounter with one of the apes.
11 January 2021
The award-winning stage show of Kent author Michael Morpurgo's War Horse is now available on demand for the first time with National Theatre at Home.
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