Theakston Old Peculiar Crime Writing Festival will be held at the Old Swan Hotel, Harrogate.
It will run from Thursday July 19 to Sunday July 22.
Highlights include guest appearances by John Grisham and Don Winslow.
There will be a quiz, special dinner and creative writing workshops.
Tickets for all events go on sale Monday April 23 at 10am.
Box office: 01423 562303 or harrogateinternationalfestivals.com