Events

01 Dec

Martin Luther King in Newcastle

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Martin Luther King in Newcastle

Brian Ward

Friday, 01 Dec 2017 from 11:00am

Brian Ward reveals for the first time the full inside story of Martin Luther King’s historic 1967 visit to Newcastle...

City Library

FREE

01 Dec

LJ Ross

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LJ Ross

Friday, 01 Dec 2017 from 1:00pm

LJ Ross is the author of the international #1 bestselling series of DCI Ryan mystery novels. Her debut Holy Island was released in January 2015 and reached number one in the Amazon Kindle UK bestsellers chart.

City Library

£3

01 Dec

Here’s One I Made Earlier!

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Here’s One I Made Earlier!

Friday, 01 Dec 2017 from 3:00pm

Janet Ellis is a television presenter, actress and writer, best known for presenting the BBC children’s television programmes Blue Peter and Jigsaw. She has recently published her first novel The Butcher’s Hook set in Georgian London. Find out about her writing career and sticky-back plastic!

City Library

£3

01 Dec

Living for the Moment

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Living for the Moment

Terry McDermott

Friday, 01 Dec 2017 from 6:00pm

Like the man himself, Terry Mac: Living For The Moment is cheerful, entertaining and straight to the point.

City Library

£3

01 Dec

Writing Fact and Fiction

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Writing Fact and Fiction

Ruth Dudley Edwards in conversation with Martin Edwards

Friday, 01 Dec 2017 from 6:00pm

Ruth describes herself as British-Irish and is comfortable with being culturally both Irish and English. Ruth fell into crime writing by accident and unintentionally her novels have turned into affectionate satire on the British establishment.

Martin Edwards is an accomplished criminal mind. Formerly a solicitor, he has published 18 crime novels, including the Lake District Series

Lit and Phil

£5

02 Dec

Let’s EAT Space!

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Free Family Day!

Let’s EAT Space!

Steve Parker

Saturday, 02 Dec 2017 from 10:00am until 11:00am

Tour the Solar System, learn amazing facts about Space – and chomp on tasty snacks as you go – with multi-award-winning children’s author Steve Parker.

Lit and Phil

FREE

02 Dec

John Grundy’s History of Newcastle

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John Grundy’s History of Newcastle

Saturday, 02 Dec 2017 from 11:00am

John’s back at City Library to talk about his take on the history of Newcastle and Northumberland. Find out what he’s been up to and grab his book – an ideal Christmas present at just £10!

City Library

£3

02 Dec

Katherine Woodfine

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Free Family Day!

Katherine Woodfine

Saturday, 02 Dec 2017 from 11:30am until 12:30pm

Katherine talks about her writing process, her inspirations, and will get you to help her solve a mystery or two.
Suitable for ages 9+

Lit and Phil

FREE