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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.

Jean Hanff Korelitz & Nell Zink

Squatters' Rights

Sunday 20 August 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Two fine American writers with tales of our time. In The Devil and Webster, a twisty new novel from bestselling Jean Hanff Korelitz, the feminist Principal of a New England college is overwhelmed when a Palestinian student finds his property overrun by...