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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.

Julia Samuel

Surviving the Grieving Process

Tuesday 15 August 11:00am - 12:00pm

When you’re in the middle of grief, there seems to be no clear road out of it. For 25 years, psychotherapist Julia Samuel has been working with families to cope with their overwhelming sense of loss and bereavement. She talks to Joanna Moorhead,...