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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.

Christopher Edge & Ross Welford: Strange and Unexpected

Age 9-12

Sunday 20 August 10:30am - 11:30am

In Christopher Edge’s cosmic adventure The Jamie Drake Equation, Jamie needs to help his astronaut dad save the world from aliens. In What Not To Do If You Turn Invisible by Ross Welford, Ethel realises her invisibility trick isn’t wearing off -...