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This year's Borders Book Festival will see new food events added to the mix, including an "eat your words'" marquee.
Organisers are claiming this year's line-up, which was announced yesterday, will be the biggest in the festival's history.
The programme is set to include a celebration to mark the 150th anniversary of Lewis Carroll's Alice in Wonderland.
This year's Borders Book Festival will mark the 150th anniversary of the publication of Lewis Carroll’s Alice in Wonderland.
Celebrations will involve events for both adults and children,including treasure hunts and storytelling.
Brewin Dolphin Borders Book Festival has revealed its 2015 programme today.
The festival takes place in Harmony Garden in Melrose and will run from Thursday 11 to Sunday 14 June.
Speakers set to return to the festival this year include
- James Naughtie
- Peter Snow
- Rory Bremner
- Sally Magnusson
- Christopher Brookmyre
But the festival will also see some new guests join the line-up for the first time, including
- Patricia Hodge
- Celia Imrie
- Andrew Marr
- Jonathan Miller
- Dom Joly
- Michelle Mone
- Terry Waite.
Organiser claim this year will be the biggest line-up the festival has seen.