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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.

Kayo Chingonyi & Adam O'Riordan

Elegant and Essential Poetry

Saturday 19 August 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Two of the most intoxicating and exciting voices in British poetry come together to present new collections that capture the beauty, wonder and folly of life. Kumukanda is the long-awaited first full-length collection by poet Kayo Chingonyi. A Herring...