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2018 Festival Competitions!

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2018 Children's Picture Book Prize


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2018 Young Poets Prize


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Book Jacket Design Competition 2018

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Jodi Picoult heads Autumn Line-up

The bestselling US author to appear at the Festival in October

Autumn Line-up

Rick Stein, Ottolenghi, Jon Sopel included in the Autumn series

Festival Author on Prize Longlist

Sarah Perry, already winner of the Waterstones Book of The Year, on Bailey's Longlist

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