After previous sell-out events for adults and children, BAFTA winner and bestselling author Clare returns to the Festival for a special online event in conversation with Olympic icon and broadcaster Katherine Grainger.
In Heroic Animals she introduces us to 100 remarkable creatures who have changed our world for the better, be they badger, camel, chimpanzee, octopus or rhino! Meet Ning Nong the elephant who saved a young girl from the tsunami in the Indian Ocean, Valegro the dancing horse with three Olympic gold medals and Bobby the dog who crossed America to find his family. Don’t miss the chance to hear Clare discuss her new book and a remarkable career that has so far included bestselling children’s books, Countryfile, Crufts, Paralympics, Radio 2, Ramblings, Wimbledon and major Royal events. (The ticket price includes a copy of heroic Animals RRP £20)