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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.

Kathryn Evans & Penny Joelson: Unusual Debuts

Age 12+

Saturday 19 August 4:15pm - 5:15pm

Last year's Book Festival First Book Award winner Kathryn Evans reads from her winning novel for young adults More of Me. She joins Penny Joelson whose book I Have No Secrets centres on a young girl with cerebral palsy confronting a terrible secret....