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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.

Nicole Krauss

Transformative Fiction

Sunday 27 August 8:15pm - 9:15pm

We’re doubly delighted to welcome Nicole Krauss for her Book Festival debut and the launch of her new novel, Forest Dark. Krauss is one of America’s most important novelists and her last two, The History of Love and Great House, were both...