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David Cross

Illustrated Art Talks with David Cross

Tue 19 Jun 2018 & Tomorrow Carlisle Library

Join us at Carlisle Library for a series of 4 illustrated art talks with David A.Cross. David is a writer, lecturer and independent art historian with interest in biography, sculpture and the artists of Cumbria

swallows amazons storyhouse

Swallows and Amazons

Fri 1 Jun 2018 2.15pm and 9 more Storyhouse

A new stage version by Bryony Lavery. Based on the children’s novels by Arthur Ransome

Jennifer Young

Jennifer Young at Carlisle Library

Tomorrow 6.30pm Carlisle Library

Writer of romance, suspense and crime

Juliet Greenwood

Juliet Greenwood at the Northwich Literature Festival

Tomorrow 7.30pm Sandiway Library

Spies, Heroines and Farmers’. Author of 4 historical novels, Juliet makes a welcome return to Sandiway Library. Her event last year was so successful and sparked off so much audience participation that we just knew we had to invite her back again!

Lucy Diamond

Wordfest: An Evening with Lucy Diamond

Tomorrow 7.30pm - 9pm Urmston Library

Meet author Lucy Diamond as she visits Wordfest for the first time to talk about her new novel, On a Beautiful Day.

Jenn Ashworth

Jenn Ashworth

Wed 27 Jun 2018 7pm Grange Over Sands Library

Fell is a novel about healing and hope set in Grange-over-Sands in the early 1960s. It tells two entwined stories. In 1963 Jack, his wife Netty and their young daughter Annette meet a charismatic and mysterious stranger while on a day out at the lido...

Dave Haslam

Wordfest: Sonic Youth Slept on My Floor with Dave Haslam

Wed 27 Jun 2018 7.30pm - 9pm Urmston Library

We delighted to welcome back former Hacienda resident DJ Dave Haslam as he talks about his new book Sonic Youth Slept on My Floor, a masterful insider account of the rise of Madchester and the birth of the rave era.

Burning Secrets

Burning Secrets

Thu 28 Jun 2018 7pm Ulverston Library

Foot and mouth is raging ... but is that all?

Phaedra brunch

Books and Brunch with Phaedra Patrick

Sat 30 Jun 2018 11am - 1pm Oldham Library

The bestselling author of award-winning The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper returns with a warm, poignant new novel about family, forgiveness and finding your own way to shine…

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