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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.

Knightly Tales with Vivian French & David Melling

Age 6-9

Saturday 26 August 12:30pm - 1:30pm

Get storytelling and illustration tips from bestselling duo Vivian French and David Melling as they introduce their latest knightly tale Knight in Training: To the Rescue! Vivian reads exciting extracts while David brings the characters to life through...