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Miriam Frank

An Unfinished Portrait

Monday 22nd May at 6:30pm

Free Entry

The routine for Miriam Frank as a child was to flee without family, except her mother, from the moment she was born in the year the Spanish Civil War broke out. Her mother was German and her father American, both of Jewish descent. She fled to France, only to flee again from the Nazis and […]

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Magnus Mills

The Forensic Records Society

Wednesday 12th April at 6:30pm

Free Entry

We are once again proud to host Magnus Mills talking about his new novel. The award-winning, Booker and Goldsmiths Prize-shortlisted author is back with his best novel yet, a hilarious and surreal exploration of power, fanaticism and really, really good records. “One of Britain’s most original, inimitable writers” –  Spectator “Magnus Mills is unique. There is […]

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Gerald Jacobs – Nine Love Letters

In conversation with David Goldberg. Free admission.

Monday 27th February at 6:30pm

Free Entry

NINE LOVE LETTERS by Gerald Jacobs As violence and hatred sweep across Europe and the Middle East under the Nazis, this novel tells the story of two Jewish refugee families whose lives unexpectedly converge in post-war London. This is the first novel from Gerald Jacobs, literary editor of the Jewish Chronicle and author of the […]

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Blue Door Press

With Jane Kirwan & Pamela Johnson

Monday 20th February at 6:30pm

Free Entry

We’re delighted to announce an event with Blue Door Press, a new imprint for literary fiction, memoir, non-fiction and poetry: a book-loving community based locally that we invite you to be part of. Blue Door Press is a writer-led co-publishing venture: a growing community of writers, editors, copy-editors and designers. It was established by writers […]

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Christmas Shopping Day

20% off on Sunday 27th November

Sunday 27th November at 10:00am

Christmas is coming! You are invited to our 20% off Christmas shopping day on Sunday 27th November 2016 from 10am – 6pm Our annual Christmas shopping day is approaching so make a note in your diary and come along on the day. As always we are giving 20% discount when you spend £20 or more on […]

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SJ de Lagarde

Local Author Talk

Monday 21st November at 6:30pm

Free Entry

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Sunday Story Time

Every Sunday

Sunday 30th October at 12:00pm

Free Entry

Come along to our Sunday morning story time at 12 noon for under 5s. Kate and Heather will be reading our favourite picture books and will be on hand to talk about new titles and authors. We had a lovely event with Ifeoma Onyefulu and we hope to have more authors visiting the Owl soon […]

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Story time.

Sunday 2nd October at 12:00pm

Free Entry

Come along to our Sunday morning story time at 12 noon for under 5s. Kate and Heather will be reading our favourite picture books and will be on hand to talk about new titles and authors. We had a lovely event with Ifeoma Onyefulu and we hope to have more authors visiting the Owl soon […]

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Elizabeth Foyster & Sarah Wise

In Conversation

Monday 26th September at 6:30pm

Tickets £5.00, available over the phone on 01799 524 552 or in-store.

    Come along to a talk by local authors Elizabeth Foyster and Sarah Wise who have published books about the treatment of the mentally ill in Georgian and Victorian England. The ticket price includes a glass of wine and 20% off purchases of the authors’ books at the event.   Sarah Wise Inconvenient People Gaslight […]

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Gillian Tindall

The Tunnel Through Time

Monday 19th September at 6:30pm

Tickets £5.00, available over the phone on 01799 524 552 or in-store.

Local author Gillian Tindall will be talking about her latest book The Tunnel Through Time. Ticket price includes a glass of wine and 20% off the author’s books purchased at the event. Crossrail, the ‘Elizabeth’ line, with its spacious, light-filled stations, is simply the latest way of traversing a very old east-west route through what […]