2014 Planning has begun


Planning for the 2014 festival has begun, and all the authors are now booked for festival week – have a look on the author tab to find out who’s coming along!

Although we have a week of fun author stuff happening in November we are again holding some lead-up author events –

Wednesday, 7th May, 2014

Fiona McIntosh – Book launch of Tapestry – Edwards Plaza, Clare by Collins Booksellers and Zest Cafe. Launch at 7pm, but Zest will be open for meals all day and into the evening.


Want to win a scholarship?

Fiona McIntosh and the Clare Writers’ Festival Inc is again proud to present the Bryce Courtenay/Fiona McIntosh SUNFLOWER Scholarship April 2015. Win a place in this popular fiction masterclass – five intensive days with best-selling fiction writer, Fiona McIntosh.
The Popular Fiction Masterclass is designed for experienced emerging writers of any genre of commercial fiction an is valued at $2000. Details and an application available soon.

Fiona McIntosh with Bryce Courtenay

Fiona McIntosh with Bryce Courtenay