Books What’s On
In Conversation with Diana Henry
The Biscuit Factory: Sep 17th 2019
Award-winning food writer, journalist and broadcaster, Diana Henry comes to the gallery to talk about her latest book.
Arts Centre Washington: ongoing
Visit www.artscentrewashington.co.uk for more details.
South Shields Writer's Circle
Mortimer Community Centre: ongoing
Professional, semi professional and amateur writers aim is to provide help, advice and support to local writers who aim to improve their skills or want to meet and chat with other writers.
Orphan Boy: Phil Mews
The Witham: Sep 18th 2019
Orphan Boy tells the story of Phil’s childhood on a farm in Stanhope, the events surrounding the death of his parents and chronicles the subsequent years that he spent as a boarder at Barnard Castle School.
Cobbled Streets and Penny Sweets
City Library: Sep 18th 2019
Join Yvonne Young to share memories of a Geordie Childhood, from her new book Cobbled Streets and Penny Sweets
An evening with Joe Abercrombie
Waterstones Newcastle: Sep 18th 2019
Welcome back to Adua, to the Age of Madness! Join us for an evening with Joe Abercrombie, as he introduces us to the daughter of Sand dan Golkta, the son of King Jezal, and a whole host of unforgettable new characters.
The Sunderland Book Group
Holmeside Coffee: ongoing
The group meets on the third Wednesday of every month. If you would like more information about what the group is reading, please visit www.newwritingnorth.com/submit/join-sunderland-book-group.
Sinéad Morrissey: Belfast poet laureate
The Tyneside Irish Centre: Sep 19th 2019
Poetry reading by the inaugural Belfast Poet Laureate, Sinéad Morrissey, currently Professor of Creative Writing at Newcastle University and Director of the Newcastle Centre for the Literary Arts.
An Evening with Peter Robinson
Waterstones Newcastle: Sep 19th 2019
Peter will be talking about his latest in the DCI Banks series, 'Many Rivers to Cross'.
Jarrow Library: ongoing
Come along and talk about a different book each month. You’ll discover new books you might have never picked up from the shelf and new friends.
Book Signing with Bake Off's Kim-Joy
Waterstones Metrocentre: Sep 21st 2019
Everyone's favourite Great British Bake Off finalist Kim-Joy signing copies of her new book, Baking with Kim-Joy.
An Evening with David Baldacci
Caedmon Hall: Sep 23rd 2019
An evening with international bestselling author David Baldacci who will talk about his writing career and his latest novel, Redemption.
Come and meet David Baldacci
Waterstones Newcastle: Sep 24th 2019
Signing copies of his two latest novels, One Good Deed, and Redemption!