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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 Sara Sheridan

Criminally Good Cake

Wednesday 23 August 4:00pm - 5:30pm

Be plunged headlong into a case of gambling, call girls and poisoned gin as bestselling Edinburgh-based novelist Sara Sheridan brings you a delicious hour of cake, crime, tea, terror and savoury treats - all included in the ticket price. In her latest...