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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.

James Mayhew & Jackie Morris: Two By Two

Families & 7+

Monday 14 August 12:15pm - 1:15pm

Discover why Mrs Noah has so many pockets in her giant coat as James Mayhew and Jackie Morris present Mrs Noah's Pockets, their magical and unusual re-telling of Noah's Ark. This new spin on an ancient tale features a host of mythical creatures...