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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.

Caroline Moorehead

Florentines Who Fought Fascism

Monday 21 August 10:00am - 11:00am

Following two bestselling books on the French Resistance, Caroline Moorehead turns her attention to their Italian equivalents. Drawing on a cache of untranslated letters and diaries, her new book A Bold and Dangerous Family tells the remarkable story of...