A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P R S T U V W

Author Name (A-Z) Year of Festival and Season
A  
Peter Ackroyd Spring 1993
Kate Adie Autumn 2004
George Alagiah Autumn 2006
Madeleine Albright Autumn 2003
Naomi Alderman Autumn 2013
Brian Aldiss Autumn 1991
Isabel Allende Spring 2008
Monica Ali Spring 2004
David Almond Autumn 2013
Martin Amis Autumn 1993, Autumn 1998, Spring 2000, Autumn 2003, Autumn 2006
Lisa Appignanesi Spring 2008
Simon Armitage Spring 1995, Spring 1999, Spring 2007, Spring 2010
Kate Atkinson Spring 2001
John Ashbery Autumn 1993
Margaret Atwood Autumn 1993, Spring 2003, Spring 2006
Alan Ayckbourn Autumn 2002
Trezza Azzopardi Spring 2001
B  
Paul Bailey Spring 1993
Beryl Bainbridge Autumn 2000
Joan Bakewell Spring 2009
Iain Banks Autumn 1997, Spring 2007, Spring 2012
Russell Banks Spring 2005
John Banville Spring 1994, Autumn 1997, Autumn 2010
Elspeth Baker Spring 1993
Pat Barker Spring 1996, Autumn 2012
Julian Barnes Autumn 1992
Sebastian Barry Autumn 2008
Martyn Bedford Spring 2000
Antony Beevor Autumn 2011
Martin Bell Autumn 2003
Alan Bennett Autumn 1993
Cherie Blair Autumn 2008
Rabbi Lionel Blue Autumn 2006
T.C. Boyle Spring 2003, Autumn 2012
William Boyd Autumn 2006
John Boyne Autumn 2013
Malcolm Bradbury Autumn 1993, Autumn 1998, Spring 2000
Melvyn Bragg Autumn 1996, Autumn 2001, Autumn 2010 
Rory Bremner Autumn 2004
Andre Brink Autumn 2004
Geraldine Brooks Autumn 2008
Bill Bryson Autumn 1997
John Burnside Spring 2012
A.S.Byatt Autumn 1996, Autumn 2009
Antonia Byatt Autumn 1992
C  
Carmen Calill Spring 2008
Peter Carey Autumn 1997
Justin Cartwright Spring 2007
Michael Chabon Autumn 2012
Jung Chang Autumn 1999, Autumn 2008
Tracey Chevalier Autumn 2013
Julian Clary Spring 2006
Mark Cocker Autumn 2010
Robert Coover Spring 1995
T. Coraghassan Boyle Autumn 1993
Tom Courtenay Autumn 2001
Andrew Cowan Autumn 2013
Jim Crace Spring 1993, Spring 2002, Spring 2010
Rachel Cusk Spring 2007
D  
Jose Dalisay Spring 2000
Evan Davis Autumn 2011
Andrew Davies Spring 1994, Spring 2000
Richard Dawkins Autumn 2003, Autumn 2011
Louis de Bernieres Autumn 1998, Autumn 2003, Spring 2008
Alain de Botton Spring 2004
Tim Dee Autumn 2010
Junot Diaz Spring 2008
E.L. Doctorow Autumn 2003
Margaret Drabble Autumn 1992, Autumn 1996, Autumn 1997, Autumn 2001, Autumn 2006
Robin Dunbar Spring 2012
Patricia Duncker Spring 1999
Neil Dunn Spring 1998
Suzannah Dunn Spring 2995
Geoff Dyer Spring 2009
E  
Nawal el Saadawi Autumn 2007
Ben Elton Autumn 2012
Anne Enright Autumn 2013
Jeffrey Eugenides Autumn 2011
Richard Eyre Spring 1994, Spring 2001, Autumn 2009 
F  
Paul Farley Spring 2012
Sebastian Faulks Autumn 1999, Autumn 2012
Niall Ferguson Spring 2004
Joshua Ferris Spring 2010
Richard Flanagan Autumn 2009
Giles Foden Spring 2009
Richard Ford Autumn 1997, Autumn 2006
Adam Foulds Autumn 2013
John Fowles Autumn 1992
Antonia Fraser Autumn 2011
Michael Frayn Autumn 1999, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2010 
Jonathan Franzen Autumn 2006, Autumn 2010
Esther Freud Spring 2002, Spring 2010 
Christopher Fry Autumn 1999
Stephen Fry Autumn 1996, Autumn 2000, Autumn 2005
G  
William Gaddis Spring 1994
Patrick Gale Spring 1999
Frank Gardner Spring 2006
Maggie Gee Autumn 1991
William Gibson Autumn 1996
William Golding Autumn 1992
Barbara Gowdy Spring 1996
Linda Grant Spring 2008
Richard E. Grant Autumn 1998, Spring 2006 
AC Grayling Spring 2011
Germaine Greer Spring 2000
Sunetra Gupta Spring 1996
David Guterson Autumn 2008, Autumn 2003
H  
Helon Habila Spring 2003
Christopher Hampton Autumn 2005
Sheila Hancock Autumn 2004
David Hare Autumn 2008
David Harsent Spring 2011
Joanna Harris Spring 2010
Tony Harrison Spring 1996
Roy Hattersley Autumn 2000, Autumn 2007 
Seamus Heaney Spring 1998, Autumn 2002
Joseph Heller Autumn 1993, Autumn 1996, Autumn 1999
Gavin Hewitt Spring 2005
Charlie Higson Spring 1999, Autumn 2013
Eva Hoffman Spring 1997
Paul Hoggart Autumn 2004
Richard Hoggart Autumn 2004
Simon Hoggart Autumn 2004
Alan Hollinghurst Spring 1996, Spring 1998, Autumn 2011
Richard Holmes Spring 1996, Spring 2001, Autumn 2005, Autumn 2008
Michael Holroyd Autumn 1992, Spring 2000, Spring 2004, Autumn 2007, Autumn 2007
Nick Hornby Spring 1995, Spring 2005
Christopher Hope Autumn 2006  
John Houghton Autumn 2010
Pam Houston Spring 1994
Ted Hughes Spring 1996
Aamer Hussein Spring 1996
Will Hutton Spring 2003, Spring 2007 
I  
Kazuo Ishiguro Autumn 1999
Mark Illis Spring 1995
J  
Clive James Autumn 2001, Autumn 2005
P.D. James Autumn 1991
Gail Jones Autumn 2011
Phil Jones Autumn 2010
Russell-Celyn Jones Spring 2000
Sadie Jones Spring 2011
Steve Jones Autumn 1999, Spring 2009
K  
Jackie Kay Spring 2012
Fergal Keane Spring 2005
Brian Keenan Spring 2001
Thomas Keneally Autumn 1995, Autumn 2002
A L Kennedy Spring 2005, Spring 2012
Matthew Kneale Spring 2005
David King Autumn 2010
Hanif Kureshi Autumn 1998
L  
Laila Lalami Spring 2010
John Lanchester Spring 2012
Mark Lawson Spring 2005
David Leavitt Autumn 2004
Hermione Lee Spring 1997
Elmore Leonard Autumn 1993
Doris Lessing Autumn 1991, Autumn 1995, Autumn 1998, Spring 2000, Autumn 2003, Autumn 2007 
Kathy Lette Spring 1998
Andrea Levy Spring 2011
Marina Lewycka Spring 2007
Toby Litt Spring 2000
Penelope Lively Autumn 1993, Autumn 2010
David Lodge Autumn 1995, Spring 2001, Autumn 2004, Autumn 2008, Autumn 2011
M  
Richard Mabey Spring 2009
Robert Macfarlane Spring 2008
Shena Mackay Spring 1995
Norman Mailer Autumn 1997
Sara Maitland Spring 1993
David Malouf Spring 1993
Hilary Mantel Spring 1994
Javier Marias Autumn 2009
Adam Mars-Jones Spring 2002
Alexander McCall Smith Autumn 2004, Autumn 2009
Paul McCartney Autumn 2001
Frank McCourt Autunm 1999
Ian McEwan Autumn 1993, Spring 1997, Spring 2001, Spring 2007, Spring 2009, Autumn 2012, Autumn 2013
Jay McInerney Autumn 2000, Spring 2006 
Candia McWilliam Spring 1996
Livi Michael Summer 1995
Anne Michaels Spring 2009
Andrew Miller Spring 2002, Autumn 2013
Arthur Miller Autumn 1991, Autumn 1995, Autumn 2000
Jonathan Miller Autumn 2001, Spring 2007 
Caroline Moorehead Spring 2004
Blake Morrison Spring 1997, Autumn 2007 
Toni Morrison Autumn 1992, Autumn 2003, Autumn 2008 
John Mortimer Autumn 2001
Andrew Motion Spring 1996, Autumn 1997, Autumn 1999, Spring 2003
Iris Murdoch Autumn 1992
Les Murray Spring 2000
N  
Jeff Noon Summer 1995
Paul Nurse Autumn 2013
O  
Edna O'Brien Autumn 1996, Autumn 2012
Sean O'Brien Spring 2012
Bridget O'Connor Spring 2000
P.J. O'Rourke Autumn 1998
Joyce Carol Oates Autumn 1991
Ben Okri Spring 1997
Rageh Omaar Spring 2004
Michael Ondaatje Autumn 1993, Autumn 2007 
Alice Oswald Spring 2011
P  
Grace Paley Autumn 1996
Michael Palin Autumn 2000
Matthew Parris Spring 2006
Don Paterson Spring 1998, Spring 2010 
Glenn Patterson Autumn 2013
Tom Paulin Spring 2002
Jeremy Paxman Autumn 2002
Susan Perabo Spring 1999
Adam Phillips Spring 1996
Caryl Phillips Spring 2003
Katherine Pierpoint Spring 1997
Harold Pinter Autumn 1993, Autumn 2002 
Stephen Poliakoff Autumn 2005
Terry Pratchett Autunm 2000
Kate Pullinger Spring 1996
Philip Pullman Autumn 2003
R  
Ian Rankin Autumn 2004
Irina Ratushinskaya Autumn 1996
Ruth Rendell Autumn 1991, Autumn 1996, Spring 2008
Mordecai Richler Autumn 1995
Stella Rimmington Autumn 2004
Michele Roberts Spring 1993, Spring 1997
Robin Robertson Spring 2010
Arundhati Roy Autumn 2002
Salman Rushdie Autumn 1991, Autumn 1996, Autumn 2005 
S  
Simon Schama Spring 2002, Spring 2009
W.G. Sebald Spring 1999
Will Self Spring 1994, Spring 2009
Miranda Seymour Spring 1996
Jo Shapcott Spring 2011
Ray Shell Spring 1994
Alan Sillitoe Spring 2008
Posy Simonds Spring 2008
John Simpson Spring 2004
Jane Smiley Autumn 1998, Spring 2006 
Ali Smith Spring 1999, Spring 2008, Spring 2011
Wilbur Smith Autumn 2011
Zadie Smith Autumn 2005
Iain Sinclair Spring 1993
Susan Sontag Autumn 1992
Muriel Spark Autumn 2001
Clive Stafford Smith Autumn 2012
Tom Stoppard Autumn 1997
William Styron Autumn 1991
Graham Swift Autumn 1993, Summer 1996, Autumn 2000, Spring 2003, Spring 2007, Spring 2009 
T  
Amy Tan Autumn 2005
Paul Theroux Autumn 1995
Colin Thubron Spring 2002, Spring 2003
Colm Toibin Autumn 2009
Claire Tomalin Autumn 2005, Spring 1998
Polly Toynbee Spring 2003
Donna Tartt Autumn 2002
Barbara Trapido Spring 2003
Rose Tremain Autumn 1993, Spring 1997, Autumn 1999, Spring 2007, Autumn 2010, Autumn 2013
Joanna Trollope Spring 2005
Janette Turner Hospital Spring 1996
U  
Peter Ustinov Autumn 1998
Jane Urquhart Autumn 1997, Autumn 2005  
V  
Mario Vargas Llosa Autumn 1995
Gore Vidal Autumn 1991, Autumn 1998
Jeremy Vine Autumn 2012
W  
Edmund de Waal Spring 2011
Marina Warner Summer 1993, Spring 1995
Sarah Waters Spring 2006
Fay Weldon Autumn 1991, Autumn 1995, Spring 2001
Arnold Wesker Autumn 1991
Edmund White Summer 1993
Shirley Williams Autumn 2009
C K Williams Spring 2009
Professor Robert Winston Autumn 2001
Jeanette Winterson Spring 2005, Spring 2012
Tobias Wolff Spring 2004