All Events

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.

Inspiring and Supporting Young Writers

Practical Tips for Educators

Wednesday 23 August 7:00pm - 8:00pm

There are lots of interesting initiatives to get young people excited about writing, including opportunities like the Young Walter Scott Prize and the Pushkin Prizes. But what’s the best way for teachers to support young writers in the classroom? In a...