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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.

Greg James & Chris Smith: Not So Normal

Families & 9+

Saturday 12 August 3:45pm - 4:45pm

Murph Cooper’s mum has mistakenly enrolled him in superhero school, but he has no superpowers. When the school comes under threat, will he be able to save the day? BBC Radio 1 presenter Greg James and newsreader Chris Smith come together for an...