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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.

Garrett Carr & Julian Sayarer

Travels With and Without a Hitch

Sunday 13 August 12:30pm - 1:30pm

In The Rule of the Land, Garrett Carr walks along Northern Ireland’s wriggling frontier, recently all but forgotten but now hauled back into the headlines thanks to Brexit. For Julian Sayarer’s award-winning Interstate, the canvas is contrastingly...