Does My Butt Look Big In This?

Does My Butt Look Big In This?, publishing 8th June, is Felicity Hayward’s debut book–a self-love and body positivity manifesto. Felicity is a social media star, one the UK’s most prominent curve models and a leading voice for change in the fashion industry.  In her session with Margate Bookie, Felicity will be chatting with Ruby Stevenson […]

The Red Children

The Red Children front cover

Join Maggie Gee as she reads from her new book, The Red Children and talks about her life as a writer and how it has changed. She’ll also be answering questions, asking why people write and paint, and whether those things can be taught. And why the coast of Thanet so full of artists, from […]

The Bookie Slam

The Bookie Slam poster

The Margate Bookie Poetry Slam returns with Sam Tate and Ciarán Barata-Hynes fighting it out for the Kent Poetry Belt, alongside eight local performers and amazing headliner, The Repeat Beat Poet. A London-based poet, broadcaster, journalist and emcee. The Repeat Beat Poet is a co-host of the British Podcast Award-nominated Lunar Poetry Podcast, and the creator of […]

The Open Arms Zine Live Launch

The front cover of the Margate Bookie zine The Open Arms

I ‘Welcome to The Open Arms! What’ll it be?’    Continuing from the great success of the Margate Bookie’s lit ‘zines, The Great Indoors and Reset, The Open Arms welcomes you to our first in-person Live Launch, an evening of celebration, amazing writers, and, most importantly of all, the release of our incredible ‘zine. Our Live Launch features […]

Know Your Own Power

Know Your Own Power front cover

Dr. Radha Modgil’s self-help book, Know Your Own Power will help you tap into and unlock the power to enable you to get through the crisis that hits, to step up to understanding the challenge facing you and then to move forward into changing things for the better. It will help you to understand yourself more, […]