Shore to Shore in Thirsk, with Poet Laureate, Carol Ann Duffy

LATEST NEWS ….. we are so honoured, thrilled and excited to be participating in the Shore to Shore tour on Thursday 21st June 2018 in Thirsk, in conjunction with the Booksellers Association, in support of the 10th Anniversary of Independent Bookshop Week (IBW), and as part of Pan Macmillan’s ‘Macmillan 175′ celebrations, as well as 21 years of Picador Poetry.SHORE TO SHOER

The brainchild of Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy, the 1st tour in 2016 saw Duffy and her hand-picked fellow artists travelling across the UK, performing their work, celebrating independent bookshops and bringing poetry to the heart of the communities that they serve. This year poets Carol Ann Duffy, Gillian Clarke, Imtiaz Dharker and Jackie Kay, along with musical MC John Sampson will cross the country again. With a special guest spot for a local poet at each event.

please Put it in your diary 21.6.18 #BookcafeLIVE  ibw 2018

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Thursdays Poetry Gathering is cancelled today

Our Poetry gathering on the sofas at 2pm today is cancelled, we hope to see you next week when normal service will resume!

 

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Book of the week 12.2.18

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February news & offers are here!

Latest Feb news & offers are here, featuring our new monthly ‘Spotlight On’ & #BookCafeLIVE.

Please click the link to see more
http://mailchi.mp/c5dab…/white-rose-bookcafe-feb-news-offers.

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OFFER – Freeby for you!

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BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS 15.1.18

Book of the Week – Diary of An Ordinary Schoolgirl, Margaret Forster, £10.99

Children’s Choice of the week – Neon Leon by Jane Clarke & Britta Teckentrup

The Book Groups are reading The Remains of the Day by Kazuo Ishiguro.

Staff Recommendation – Anna is reading Goodbye Europe, 48 writers and artists say goodbye to Europe in their own distinctive way.

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JANUARY latest news, offers & diary dates for you

AN EVENING WITH ANN CLEEVES, 30.1.18, AT Rural Arts, Thirsk NOW SOLD OUT!

Please click on the link below to see our latest news for 2018!

http://mailchi.mp/3f4e70766ee6/january-news-offers-2018

 

 

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Book of the 1st WEEK of 2018!

We are recommending the timeless classic, Little Women by Louisa May Alcott. If you enjoyed the Christmas adaptation why not re-read the book. £7.99.

Children’s Choice of the week – Lost Words by Robert Macfarlane and Jackie Morris. Watch out for our ‘Lost Words’ window!

Book Group monthly book choice – Larkinland by Jonathan Tulloch, our local author!little womenlost words cover_jpg_rendition_460_707J Tulloch

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Exciting Author Events in January & February 2018

ANN CLEEVES EVENT 30.1.18, IS NOW SOLD OUT!

We are very excited to be hosting two very interesting Author Events  with Ann Cleeves on 30th January and Joanna Trollope on 21st February 2018.

Ann Cleeves  ~ ‘THE NEW QUEEN OF CRIME’ – Sunday Mirror

Joanna Trollope ~ “Joanna Trollope has been writing for over thirty years and is well poster Feb 2018 2known for her enormously successful contemporary works of fiction.  She has been described as one of the most insightful chroniclers and social commenters writing fiction today.”

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Christmas & New Year opening hours

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