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Events in April and May where we’ll be selling books

We’ll be selling books at 5 x 15 events in April and May, at Conway Hall on Wednesday 22 April and at Book Slam on Thursday 30 April. Click here for details.

David Rosenberg

Sunday 19 April at 2 pm from Finsbury Town Hall

Guided walk with David Rosenberg — click for details

Rebels and Revolutionaries in Clerkenwell

David Rosenberg discussed Rebel Footprints in Open Book on BBC Radio 4 on Sunday 12 April, introduced by Mariella Frostrup. Listen here.

Friday 8 May at 6 pm at Newham Bookshop

Join our street party
on the 70th anniversary of VE Day

The Girls Who Went to War

We’re looking forward to another street party with The Sugar Girls authors Duncan Barrett and Nuala Calvi. This will be the official launch of their new book, The Girls Who Went to War, the story of three women who joined the ATS, the Wrens and the WAAFs in 1940, ordinary girls who went to war.

Book signing, drinks and refreshments. Free event: RSVP if you wish to attend.

The Big Read: what is Rokeby reading?

Rokeby School is currently reading Young Bond: SilverFin by Charlie Higson. You can see this on the banner as you pass the school on Barking Road. Rokeby is committed to promoting reading among its students, and to help them discover the pleasure it gives. We are pleased to support Rokeby and thank them for supporting Newham Bookshop. They are one of our biggest and most loyal customers.

Events in April

Caitlin Moran

Wednesday 15 April at 7.30 pm at Hackney Empire

Caitlin Moran Live: How to Build a Girl

Details and tickets.

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