Dates for your diary!
Sat 5 Oct Big Bookshop Party
Celebrate our 5th birthday with cake, competitions and fun! Illustrator Aurthur Robins will be back, drawing his brilliant animal pictures, and in the afternoon local author and illustrator Jonty Howley will be reading his new book and running some fun activities for children. There will be live music too from regular customer Simon!
From 11:00 AM at The Haslemere Bookshop. Free.
Thurs 24 Oct Warrior - Edoardo Albert
Eduardo will be talking about his new book, Warrior, a thrilling tale of archaeological exploration in Anglo Saxon Britain centred around skeleton uncovered in a Northumbrian graveyard.
8:00 PM. Tickets £6.
Thurs 31 Oct Diary of a Somebody - Brian Bilston
A stunningly original novel from Twitter sensation, Brian Bilston, part tender love story, part murder mystery, part hilarious description of a wasted life, and interspersed with some of the funniest poems about the mundane and the profound.
7:30 PM at The Haslemere Bookshop. Tickets £6 (from the shop or online here
)Mon 4 Nov My Penguin Year - Lindsay MCraeThe cameraman behind the incredible emperor penguins episode of BBC series Dynasties – including the unforgettable intervention that saved the penguins from death in the storm – is coming to Haslemere!
Lindsay lived in the Antarctic for one year, endured freezing winds in excess of 100kph, witnessed behaviour new to science and lived isolated on an Antarctic ice shelf for an 8 month winter. This is his story.
7.30 PM at The Georgian Hotel. Tickets are £6 (from the shop or online here