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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.

Tea, Cake and Romantic Tales

Age 12+

Sunday 20 August 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Enjoy a cup of tea, or juice, and a slice of cake (all included in the ticket price) as you get swept away by two historical tales of romance. Experience the glamorous parties and tantalising scandal of the Pre-Raphaelite world in Sophia Bennett's...