Waterstones Deansgate

Waterstones Deansgate
91 Deansgate, Manchester, Lancashire, M3 2BW
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Adam Kay: This Is Going to Hurt

Comedian and former junior doctor Adam Kay's This Is Going to Hurt provides a no-holds-barred account of his time on the NHS front line.

Fri 27 Oct

£15 including a copy 'This is Going to Hurt' / 0161 837 3000

Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀ & Chibundu Onuzo

" Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀ width: 300px; height: 300px;"/> " Wednesday 11 Oct 2017, 6:30pm  Waterstones Deansgate " Come and hear two of Nigeria’s most exciting young authors read and discuss their bittersweet novels. Born in Lagos, Chibundu Onuzo is currently completing a PhD at King’s College London. Her debut, The…

Wed 11 Oct

£5–£7 / 0161 837 3000

Book Launch- Portico Library's 'time Travellers And The Crystal Dome'

Journey back in time to Victorian Manchester for the launch of The Portico Library’s exciting new children’s book, Time Travellers and The Crystal Dome. Set in Manchester, Danny’s thrilling mission is to travel back in time and visit four important historical figures; John Dalton, Robert Peel, Elizabeth Gaskell and Peter…

Sun 1 Oct

Free / 0161 837 3000

The Book Of Dust: La Belle Sauvage Reading Group

Join us to discuss the brand new book by Philip Pullman, The Book of Dust: La Belle Sauvage. The first volume of Philip Pullman’s The Book of Dust – which has been speculated about for years – will be published on Thursday 19 October 2017. The Book of Dust is a work in three parts, like His Dark Materials. 22 years…

Thu 9 Nov

Free / 0161 837 3000

Book Quiz

Waterstones Deansgate's monthly book quiz is held on the second-to-last Monday of each month, with the exception of December Come and test your knowledge of all things bookish, from Peter Rabbit to Peter Robinson and everything in between! The winning team will receive a fantastic selection of books. The quiz begins…

Mon 23 Oct

Free / 0161 837 3000

Book Quiz

Waterstones Deansgate's monthly book quiz is held on the second-to-last Monday of each month, with the exception of December Come and test your knowledge of all things bookish, from Peter Rabbit to Peter Robinson and everything in between! The winning team will receive a fantastic selection of books. The quiz begins…

Mon 20 Nov

Free / 0161 837 3000

Cancelled An Evening With June Sarpong

This event has now been rescheduled for Monday November 6th at 6.30pm. Tickets cost £5 general admission, £3 for loyalty card holders. Tickets for the original date are still valid. For more information email events.manchester@waterstones.com or tweet us @waterstonesmcr.

Tue 24 Oct

£5 General Admission / 0161 837 3000

David Bowie Made Me Gay: An Evening With Darryl W. Bullock

Waterstones Manchester Deansgate are thrilled to welcome Darryl W. Bullock to the store to celebrate the publication of David Bowie Made Me Gay: 100 years of LGBT music. This revealing and timely book is a must-have for anyone passionate about music. LGBT musicians have shaped the development of music over the last…

Wed 27 Sep

£3 redeemable against a copy of David Bowie Made Me Gay / 0161 837 3000

An Evening With Chris Kraus

Waterstones Manchester Deansgate are thrilled to welcome the wonderful Chris Kraus to the store to celebrate the publication of her latest book, After Kathy Acker. Join us on Wednesday 27th September when Chris will be in conversation with Dr Kaye Mitchell, Co-Director of The Centre for New Writing at Manchester…

Wed 27 Sep

£16 including a copy of After Kathy Acker / 0161 837 3000

An Evening With Dan Jones

Waterstones Deansgate is delighted to welcome bestselling author Dan Jones to Manchester to discuss his new book, The Templars. The Knights Templar were the wealthiest, most powerful - and most secretive - of the military orders that flourished in the crusading era. Their story - encompassing as it does the greatest…

Wed 8 Nov

£5 / 0161 837 3000

An Evening With Jim Kay

Waterstones Deansgate is delighted to welcome illustrator Jim Kay to discuss his latest illustrated volume of Harry Potter, The Prisoner of Azkaban. An extraordinary creative achievement by an extraordinary talent, Jim Kay's inspired reimagining of J.K. Rowling's classic series has captured a devoted following…

Wed 4 Oct

£25 book and ticket / 0161 837 3000

An Evening With June Sarpong

Manchester Deansgate is proud to welcome TV presenter, writer and activist June Sarpong MBE to the store. Written with research from Oxford University, Diversify is a fierce, accessible and empowering guide to why a more open society means a more successful one. Alongside stellar research and inspiring stories are six…

Mon 6 Nov

£5 / 0161 837 3000

An Evening With Martin Edwards

Waterstones Deansgate is delighted to welcome the life chairman of Manchester United for an evening of conversation about his new autobiography, Red Glory. Martin Edwards is one of the great football chairmen who oversaw Manchester United as the club achieved its greatest successes and dominated domestic football.

Thu 2 Nov

£5 / 0161 837 3000

An Evening With Nathan Hill

Waterstones Manchester Deansgate are thrilled to welcome Nathan Hill to the store for the paperback publication of his bestselling novel, The Nix. Join us on Friday 6th October when Nathan will be discussing his debut novel, before answering questions from the audience and signing copies of The Nix. Meet Samuel…

Fri 6 Oct

£3 / 0161 837 3000

In Conversation: Han Kang And Deborah Smith

Waterstones Deansgate are thrilled to welcome Han Kang and Deborah Smith to Manchester, to celebrate the publication of Han Kang's latest work, The White Book. Winner of the 2016 International Man Booker Prize for her novel, The Vegetarian, *Han Kang joins us to discuss her writing with Deborah Smith, translator of…

Wed 15 Nov

£10 including a copy of The White Book / 0161 837 3000

Manchester Literature Festival: Michael Rosen

Waterstones Deansgate hosts Manchester Literature Festival's event with Michael Rosen. ‘If you didn’t know whether to risk doing something, what’s the worst that could happen? So they call you pisher?’ Full of his trademark wit and lovely, plainspoken prose, Michael Rosen’s forthcoming memoir, So They Call You Pisher!

Thu 19 Oct

£8 / 0161 837 3000

Meet Andrei Kanchelskis

Waterstones Deansgate are delighted to welcome Andrei Kanchelskis to Manchester to sign copies of his new book, Russian Winters. Join us on Wednesday 18th October at 5:30pm for a chance to meet Andrei and get a copy of *Russian Winters *signed. Russian Winters tells the story of the last great footballer to come out…

Wed 18 Oct

Free / 0161 837 3000

Meet Andrei Kanchelskis

Meet former Manchester United footballer Andrei Kanchelskis as he signs copies of his autobiography, Russian Winters. Russian Winters by Andrei Kanchelskis tells the story of the last great footballer to come out of the Soviet Union. Kanchelskis was one of the stars of the first great side Sir Alex Ferguson built at…

Wed 22 Nov

Free / 0161 837 3000

Meet Ben Aaronovitch

Waterstones Deansgate are delighted to welcome back Ben Aaronovitch to Manchester to celebrate the publication of his latest work, The Furthest Station. Join us on Wednesday 27th September when Ben will be signing copies of The Furthest Station… 'There's something going bump on the Metropolitan line and Sergeant…

Wed 27 Sep

Free / 0161 837 3000

Meet Jenson Button

Waterstones Deansgate welcomes Formula 1 driver Jenson Button to Manchester to sign copies of his autobiography, Life to the Limit. Jenson Button is one of the greatest racing drivers of his generation. His seventeen years in Formula 1 have seen him experience everything the sport has to offer, from nursing…

Wed 18 Oct

Free / 0161 837 3000

Meet Robert Harris

Waterstones Deansgate is delighted to welcome Robert Harris back to Manchester to sign copies of his latest novel, Munich. September 1938. Hitler is determined to start a war. Chamberlain is desperate to preserve the peace. The issue is to be decided in a city that will forever afterwards be notorious for what takes…

Tue 26 Sep

Free / 0161 837 3000

Megan Hunter & Omar El Akkad

" Megan Hunter width: 300px; height: 300px;"/> What happens when things fall apart? Two promising experimental authors read and discuss their critically acclaimed debuts, which both address the collapse of a future society. Megan Hunter’s The End We Start From is a sparse and beautifully written dystopian novel that…

Mon 9 Oct

£5–£7 / 0161 837 3000

Michael Rosen

" Michael Rosen  So They Call You Pisher? " " Thursday 19th Oct 2017, 6:30pm " " Waterstones Deansgate " ‘If you didn’t know whether to risk doing something, what’s the worst that could happen? So they call you pisher?’ Full of his trademark wit and lovely, plainspoken prose, Michael Rosen’s forthcoming…

Thu 19 Oct

£6–£8 / 0161 837 3000

Northern Fiction Alliance Roadshow

Here to disprove that all great publishing happens in London, the newly formed collective, The Northern Fiction Alliance demonstrates that the North is a creative stronghold for innovative publishing. Join us on Tuesday 26th September, 6-8pm at Waterstones Manchester Deansgate for our first NFA Roadshow. The evening…

Tue 26 Sep

£3 General Admission / 0161 837 3000

Peter V Brett

The Sunday Times and New York Times bestselling author Peter V Brett celebrates the conclusion of his The Demon Cycle series. A bestselling American fantasy novelist, Peter V Brett is the author of the Demon Cycle series, which has sold more than two million copies in 25 languages worldwide. The Demon Cycle Series in…

Thu 28 Sep

Tickets £5 / 0161 837 3000

Spanish Bookclub

Join us for our monthly Spanish and Latin American Bookclub! Meeting at 6:30pm in our cafe on the second floor, the group is aimed at fluent and intermediate speakers of Spanish who want to discuss great books in a relaxed and friendly environment. On Wednesday 4th October, we'll be discussing El Amor en Tiempos de…

Wed 4 Oct

Free / 0161 837 3000

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