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Colin Taylor 'The Life Of A Scilly Sergeant' Book Signing 3pm Saturday 16th July

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Colin Taylor will be signing copies of his new book

‘The Life of a Scilly Sergeant: Adventures of High Tide and Low Crime’

Saturday 16th July at 3pm

Meet Sergeant Colin Taylor.  For the past five years Colin has kept the streets of Scilly free from anchor thieves, goldfish abductors and other culprits, some drunken, intent on breaking the law.  This bok is the first-hand account of how he did it.

Sergeant Colin Taylor has been in the police force for over twenty years.  The past five years he has spent policing the Isles of Scilly, where he lives with his family.

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'The Swordfish And The Star' by Gavin Knight Book Signing Friday 22nd July 3pm


Book Signing with Gavin Knight

‘The Swordfish and the Star: Life on Cornwall’s Most Treacherous Stretch of Coast’

Friday 22nd July 3pm

The Penwith Peninsula in Cornwall is where the land ends.  In this new book Gavin Knight takes us right into this huddle of grey roofs at the edge of the sea.  He catches the stories of a whole community, but especially those still working this last frontier: the Cornish fishermen.  Based on immersive research and rich with the voices of a cast of remarkable characters, this is an eye-opening, dramatic, poignant account of life on this dangerous coast.

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July Book of the Month

The White Road: A Journey Into Obsession by Edmund de Waal

Acclaimed writer and potter Edmund de Waal sets out on a journey that begins in China and then travels on to Venice, Versailles, Dublin, Dresden, the Appalachian Mountains and the hills of Cornwall, telling the fascinating history of porcelain.


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