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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.

Lissa Evans & A L Kennedy: Absurd Adventures

Families & 8+

Wednesday 23 August 5:45pm - 6:45pm

Two fantastically funny authors come together for an hour of silliness. Lissa Evans presents a crazy adventure story in Wed Wabbit and A L Kennedy introduces you to the most depressed llamas in the world in Uncle Shawn and Bill and the Almost Entirely...