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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.

Fathers and Sons with Phil Earle

Age 7-10

Sunday 13 August 10:30am - 11:30am

In Phil Earle’s SuperDad’s Day Off, Stan spends quality time with his superhero dad saving the world. In Demolition Dad, Jake’s dad knocks down buildings by day and is a secret champion wrestler by night. Step into these beautifully depicted...