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Sunday 15 August

Sun, fun, and a record-breaking Book Festival

The Edinburgh International Book Festival opened to enormous enthusiasm and glorious sunshine yesterday morning, with record crowds (former PM Gordon Brown among them) pouring onto site to enjoy the sunny gardens and their energy-packed theatres.

Wednesday 11 August

Actors of The Wicker Man join Allan Brown at the Book Festival

As the Book Festival draws ever closer, we have an exciting addition to our jam-packed opening day on Saturday 14 August. Allan Brown will now be joined by Scottish TV legend Barbara Rafferty and Olivier Award-winning Lesley Mackie, two actors from The...

Thursday 5 August

A taste of Book Festival events on edinburghfestivals.tv

Five of our authors have been interviewed for the official Edinburgh Festivals TV channel, offering tantalising teasers for their upcoming Book Festival events.

Thursday 5 August

A S Byatt joins Book Festival programme

We recently added a tempting new event to our 2010 programme – an engaging appearance by Booker prize-winning writer A S Byatt, who will be joining us to discuss her compelling and ambitious new novel, The Children’s Book.

Friday 30 July

Booker Prize longlisters coming to Book Festival

This week the judges for the 2010 Man Booker Prize for Fiction announced the longlist for the prestigious prize, and we are excited and honoured to be welcoming 10 of the 13 longlisters to the Book Festival this August.