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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.

Good vs Evil: The Great Debate

Age 10-14

Thursday 24 August 4:30pm - 5:30pm

Grapple with the neverending battle between good and evil in this lively debate with authors Dave Rudden, Maz Evans, Shane Hegarty and Rupert Wallis. Having written books featuring fantasy worlds full of supernatural figures, from Olympian gods and...