Author Event - Diane Setterfield.

Once Upon A RiverMeet bestselling author of The Thirteenth Tale, Diane Setterfield, talking about her exciting latest novel, Once Upon a River – A beguiling tale set in the 19th Century.

A dark midwinter's night in an ancient inn on the Thames. The regulars are entertaining themselves by telling stories when the door bursts open on an injured stranger. In his arms is the drowned corpse of a little child. Hours later the dead girl stirs, takes a breath and returns to life. Is it a miracle? Is it magic? Or can it be explained by science?

This masterful atmospheric tale, brings together folklore, suspense and romance, alongside the curiosity of the Darwinian Age.

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There will be an opportunity to buy a signed copy of the book.


Tue 11 Dec 2018 1pm

Tue 29 Jan 2019 1pm - 2.30pm


Bolton Library

Le Mans Crescent, BL1 1SE




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