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There are events for just about every age and interest at the Book Festival, bringing readers and writers together for inspiration, entertainment and discussion. Around 1000 authors appear in over 800 events, including novelists, poets, scientists, sportsmen, illustrators, comics creators, historians, musicians, biographers, Nobel and Booker prize-winners and many more besides.

Hunting for Treasure with Alice Melvin

Age 4-7

Monday 28 August 10:00am - 11:00am

Can you spot the feathers needed to complete the bird’s tail or the glitter to create a butterfly? Grab your magnifying glass to help author-illustrator Alice Melvin locate the missing items in her fun-filled book Treasure Hunt and discover how she...