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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.

Jim Carruth & Thomas A Clark

Lie of the Land

Wednesday 16 August 10:15am - 11:15am

In Farm by the Shore, the Fife-based poet Thomas A Clark pens a tribute to the wildness of the Scottish landscape. Black Cart is the second poetry collection from Jim Carruth, the Glasgow Makar who has been nominated for numerous awards. For lovers of...