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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.

Coming of Age with Christoffer Carlsson & Cat Clarke

Age 14+

Monday 21 August 6:30pm - 7:30pm

Meet the award-winning authors behind two intriguing novels for young adults. Christoffer Carlsson's October is the Coldest Month is the powerful story of a teenage girl's awakening, while Cat Clarke's Girlhood is a darkly compulsive tale of love, death...