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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.

Dark Forces with Robin Jarvis

Age 10-14

Sunday 20 August 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Author of the bestselling Whitby Witches series, Robin Jarvis returns with The Devil's Paintbox, in which the discovery of a hidden paintbox leads to evil being unleashed. Robin teaches you how to create supernatural creatures and enchanted worlds in...