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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.

Afternoon Tea with Andrew Wilson

Death and Delicious Delights

Sunday 27 August 4:00pm - 5:30pm

In 1926, Agatha Christie discovered her husband had been unfaithful and, after a row, disappeared for 10 days before turning up in a Harrogate hotel. What, asks highly acclaimed author and journalist Andrew Wilson in his novel A Talent for Murder, if...