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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.

Chloë Inkpen & Mick Inkpen: Animal Mayhem

Age 4-7

Friday 25 August 3:45pm - 4:45pm

There's a Hole in the Zoo and the animals are escaping! Flap, waddle and hop along with Chloë Inkpen in this animal-packed storytelling event with live drawing and drama activities. Then meet Chloë's dad, creator of the much-loved Kipper books, Mick...