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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.

Chris Mould & Steve Webb: Tunnel of Doom

Age 6-9

Saturday 19 August 12:30pm - 1:30pm

In Spangles McNasty and the Tunnel of Doom, Spangles has inherited a rickety old rollercoaster and is trying to make money by tricking people onto it. Can local boy Freddie stop him in his tracks? Come along to find out how Steve Webb uses bonkers...