Hay Happenings #3

Saturday 26th May

Third day at Hay

The Man Booker International Prize Winners in Conversation With Gaby Wood

Good Energy Stage

Olga Stage

Olga Tokarczuk (centre) & Jennifer Coft (right) talking to Gaby Wood about Flights

Author & Translator Signing at the Festival Bookshop

Olga Signing

Olga & Jennifer sign my copy of Flights


Polish novelist, Olga Tokarczuk, author of Flights


My signed copy of Flights




Richard Booth

Richard Booth Bookshop


Roddy Doyle Talks to Stephanie Merritt

Oxfam Moot Stage

Roddy Doyle


Roddy Doyle 2



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6 replies

  1. I love everything about this post, Paula, but most especially that book store pic! Ahhh! Looks like you are having a splendid time!

  2. Ah, good old Booth’s, I’ve had some fab books from there. Looks like a great day!

  3. Oooh lovely! Lucky you to meet Tokarczuk and Croft – I would really like to read Flights! 🙂

    • She was a marvellous speaker, Karen – I found her Polish accent mesmerizing (daft as it sounds). Croft read really well several extracts from Flights. I’m so glad I bought a ticket, even though, at the time, I didn’t know who was likely to win. My partner went off to see David Walliams while I was there. Apparently he was really entertaining!

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