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'Books in the Castle' is the second major book festival to be held in the beautiful and historic grounds of Newark Castle.
 
It is being organised by both myself Paul Trickett, with support and assistance from Newark and Sherwood District Council.
 
It is being held over two days -Saturday July 9th 2015 and Sunday July 10th 2016. 
 
Saturday will see a special crime writers event alongside other guests and also childrens activities.
 
Sunday will see a day especially devoted to history (both non-fiction and fiction) alongside other guests.
Some authors will be appearing for both days whllst others just for one day, please check their individual information to confirm. 
 
Entrance to the castle and festival is free. 
 
Some individual talks with selected guest come at a price whilst others are for free, again please check the special guest information for more details.