The May festival is now off sale via Aberdeen Box Office.
Tickets will be available at the venue but are subject to availability.
Two multi-talented writers read new work. Alan Spence, is Professor in Creative Writing at the University of Aberdeen and founder of the Word Festival. His last novel was The Pure Land and his next, Night Boat, will be published in August. Helen Lynch has published an acclaimed book of stories, The Elephant and the Polish Question, and is completing another collection, Tea for the Rent Boy. She teaches Literature and Creative Writing at the University of Aberdeen.