What’s On

An Evening with Kate Spicer and Wolfy

Join us on Tuesday 16th April at 7pm for a talk and book signing in Dolly’s Tea Room and Wine Bar

All tickets include a glass of wine
£5 – Entry
£16.99 – Entry and a copy of the book ‘Lost Dog’
To book your tickets please call us on 01326 312873 or email falmouthbookseller@mabecronbooks.co.uk

Journalist and writer Kate Spicer will be joining us with the wonderful Wolfy for an evening of wit and wisdom as she talks about her new memoir. Both funny and sad ‘Lost Dog’ is the story of a woman and her best friend lost and found through love.

Meet woman’s best friend.

Kate is a middle aged woman trying to steer some order into a life that is going off the rails. When she adopts a lurcher called Wolfy, the shabby rescue dog saves her from herself. But when the dog disappears, it is up to Kate to hit the streets of London and find him. Will she save him, as he has saved her – or will she lose everything?

As she trudges endlessly calling his name in the hopeless hope she may find him, she runs into other people’s landscapes and lives, finding allies amongst psychics, bloggers and mysterious midnight joggers. Trying to find her dog tests her relationship, and her sanity, to its limits – and gets her thinking about her life, and why things have turned out as they have for her. A brilliant, life-affirming memoir, Lost Dog is a book like no other about both about the myth of modern womanhood, and the enduring mystery of the relationship between human and canine.

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Book Signing with Sir Robin Knox-Johnston

Join us on Tuesday 23rd April at 11am for a book signing with Sir Robin Knox-Johnston for his latest autobiography ‘Running Free’

If you can’t make it or would like to pre-order a signed copy call us on
01326 312873 or email us at falmouthbookseller@mabecronbooks.co.uk

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A Cornish G&T with Liz Fenwick

Tuesday 18th June at 7pm in Dolly’s

Join us to celebrate Independent Bookshop Week with the queen of contemporary Cornish fiction Liz Fenwick.
Liz will be chatting about her latest book ‘The Path to the Sea’ whilst we enjoy a Holly’s Gin and Navas Tonic. A celebration of all things Cornish!
Tickets are £7 and include a G&T – call us on 01326 312873 or email us at falmouthbookseller@mabecronbooks.co.uk to reserve your ticket.

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An Evening with John Hudson

HOW TO SURVIVE
Lessons for Everyday Life from the Extreme World
By John Hudson

John Hudson, Chief Survival Instructor to the UK military, shows how strategies for life or death situations can help us excel in our everyday lives.

Through gripping first-hand accounts of near disaster and survival stories from across the extreme world you can develop the skills that allow you to make better decisions under pressure, which are as equally applicable to your interactions with colleagues or family, job interviews and public speaking, as to tackling Mount Everest.

Tickets – £5 include a glass of wine
Thursday 18th July 7.30pm in Dolly’s

 To reserve your ticket call us on 01326 312873 or email at falmouthbookseller@mabecronbooks.co.uk 

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'The Bras and the Bees' Book Launch

Join us for a glass of wine and the book launch of ‘The Bras and the Bees’ by F.A. Notley on Tuesday 20th August at 6pm.

The Bras and the Bees: the Extraordinary Life of BJ Sherriff tells Brian’s story. It describes how he experienced the Bristol blitz as a boy, inherited a corset factory from his grandfather and became director of a bra factory in Camborne. When his business was failing – he used to supply M&S and once delivered a consignment by boat to Falmouth – in the recession of the 1970s, he and his wife used materials intended for bras and swimsuits to develop a completely new kind of beekeeping hood, which brought him international recognition.

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