Events

27 Nov

Lost Girls: Love, War and Literature 1939-1951

Lost Girls: Love, War and Literature 1939-1951

D.J. Taylor

Wednesday, 27 Nov 2019 from 7:30pm

D.J Taylor will be talking about his latest book Lost Girls.

Lit and Phil

£3

28 Nov

Serpent Child

Serpent Child

Patricia Riley

Thursday, 28 Nov 2019 from 11:00am

Author Patricia Riley will talk about the damage done to children if they are used as weapons in a parental war. This is the major theme of her new memoir.

City Library

FREE

28 Nov

Cobbled Streets & Penny Sweets

Cobbled Streets & Penny Sweets

Yvonne Young

Thursday, 28 Nov 2019 from 2:00pm

Yvonne will share memories of a Geordie childhood as featured in her new book.

City Library

FREE

28 Nov

Here Comes the Sun

Here Comes the Sun

Steve Jones

Thursday, 28 Nov 2019 from 4:00pm

Professor Jones has written his most personal book to date as he explores how our Sun drives the weather, forms the landscape, feeds and fuels - but sometimes destroys - the creatures that live upon the Earth.

City Library

£3

28 Nov

Orphans of Empire

Orphans of Empire

Professor Helen Berry

Thursday, 28 Nov 2019 from 6:00pm

Helen Berry will be talking about the amazing story at the heart of her new book, Orphans of Empire: the Fate of London’s Foundlings, the life of George King...

Lit and Phil

£3

28 Nov

A Fabulous Creation

A Fabulous Creation

David Hepworth

Thursday, 28 Nov 2019 from 7:00pm

Music journalist and broadcaster David is coming to talk about the importance of rock ‘n’ roll in his life.

City Library

£3

28 Nov

Red Squirrel Press: Poetry Launch

Red Squirrel Press: Poetry Launch

Thursday, 28 Nov 2019 from 7:30pm

Red Squirrel Press invites you to the launch of two pamphlets, Faiake by well-known poet Jo Reed Turner and the debut pamphlet, My Dark Angels by Lindsay Reid.

Lit and Phil

FREE

29 Nov

Magnificent Women

Magnificent Women

Henrietta Heald

Friday, 29 Nov 2019 from 11:00am

Henrietta Heald is the author of Magnificent Women and their Revolutionary Machines - a meticulously researched and affectionately written tribute to the pioneers who paved the way for modern Britain.

City Library

£3