Month: March 2013

Book Choice for April

We are reading Ruth Ozeki’s new novel ‘A Tale For The Time Being’.  Our next meeting will be at Dolly’s Wine Bar, above the bookshop, on Wednesday 24th April at 7.30pm.

Humble By Nature: Life, Lambs and a Dog Called Badger by Kate Humble

Kate Humble gave an illustrated talk about her new book ‘Humble By Nature’ on Wednesday 15th May at 7.30pm. TV presenter Kate gave a personal account of how she and her husband moved from a London house to saving a

Summer in February by Jonathan Smith.

Wednesday 20th March at 7.30pm and the book up for discussion is ‘Summer in February’ by Jonathan Smith.

Rik Mayall The Last Hurrah CD signing

Rik Mayall descended on the shop and signed copies of his hilarious new comedy CD on Wednesday 3rd April.  In the Last Hurrah Rik Mayall plays a sherry-guzzling, prawn-eating,misanthropic, immortal, bastardy snowman. Called Elton.  

AFRICA: Illustrated Talk

On the 20th of March BBC Director/Producer Hugh Pearson gave an audio-visual talk on the making of this landmark BBC TV series. He has produced many programs for theBBC Natural History unit including Big Cat Diaries, Coast and Blue Planet.