About the Festival What's on The Somerset Tsunami - Emma Carroll Join Emma Carroll, the Queen of Historical Fiction and award-winning author of Letters from the Lighthouse and Secrets of a Sun King as she introduces her thrilling historical adventure, The Somerset Tsunami. Hear about strange superstitions, a fight for survival and a real-life-inspired torrential flooding, plus pick up tips on how to write your own stories. Ages 9-11 KS2 £2 per child, adults free but ticketed. Bookings - [email protected] We would like to reassure you that Hexham Book Festival events will be delivered with your safety in mind, and in full accordance to the Government guidelines available at the time. Booking for this event has now closed.