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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.

Jim Crumley & Christopher Nicholson

Men for All Seasons

Wednesday 16 August 5:30pm - 6:30pm

Two seasons in one afternoon. In The Nature of Winter, acclaimed nature writer Jim Crumley looks at how Scotland’s wildlife copes with the chill, dark days of dormancy. Joining him is the author of Winter and The Elephant Keeper, Christopher...