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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.

Afternoon Tea with Fuchsia Dunlop

From a China Teapot

Wednesday 16 August 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Fuchsia Dunlop developed a love of all things Chinese when she took Mandarin evening classes to help secure a job at the BBC. She is now a renowned expert in Chinese cuisine and, with Land of Fish and Rice, aims to unlock the secrets of its glorious...