Waterstones

Waterstones
12 College Lane, Liverpool, Merseyside, L1 3DL
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Burma Railway Medicine: Disease, Death And Survival On The Thai-Burma Railway, 1942-1945

" Burma Railway Medicine" is a new book recounting the critical problems of tropical illness and undernutrition on the Thai-Burma Railway during World War II. It is the first in-depth medical analysis from a British perspective, of survival in captivity, and describes the remarkable ingenuity of the POW doctors in facing…

Mon 9 Oct

£3 / 0151 709 9820

Celebrate The Scouse Language With Professor Tony Crowley

Know someone with an antwacky stem-winder? Heard the Band of Hope Street? Ever been on a vinegar trip? Do you jangle? Ever met a Cunard yank in the Dingle? Could you pay for a dodger with a joey? Have you heard a maccyowler in a jigger? The Liverpool English Dictionary records the rich vocabulary that has evolved over the…

Wed 25 Oct

£3 / 0151 709 9820

Chris Nineham Discusses "how The Establishment Lost Control"

The post-war consensus is breaking up. The 2014 Scottish referendum, the election of Jeremy Corbyn as Labour leader and the turmoil of the EU referendum all testify to an insurgent mood amongst swathes of the population. In *"How The Establishment Lost Control" Chris Nineham * - founder member of the Stop The War…

Mon 25 Sep

£3 / 0151 709 9820

"deadlier Than The Male" - A Celebration Of Feminine Wiles With Four Of Our Favourite Crime Fiction Writers

Join us as we discuss the rise of the feminine protagonist in contemporary crime fiction and the importance of the female viewpoint in this genre. We are joined by Kate Ellis (The Mermaid's Scream, High Mortality of Doves), A.D. Garrett (Every One Lies, Believe No One, The Truth Will Out), Cath Staincliffe (The Girl in…

Wed 27 Sep

£3 / 0151 709 9820

An Evening Of Cakes, Fizz & Laughter With Cathy Kelly & Milly Johnson

As the nights draw in and the winds start to howl, we're going to need some cheering up - and that's exactly what this event will provide. Come and join us for cake, a glass or two of fizz and some bookish laughter with two of the queens of feel good story telling, Cathy Kelly *and Milly Johnson, as they discuss their…

Wed 11 Oct

£5 - which includes cake & fizz / 0151 709 9820

An Evening With Joanna Walsh And Harry Gallon

Join us as we welcome two authors from the stable of one of our favourite independent publishers, Dead Ink - * Joanna Walsh (Vertigo, World's From The Word's End) & Harry Gallon (Every Fox Is A Rabid Fox). * Joanna Walsh will read from & discuss her much-anticipated fiction follow-up to Vertigo, a collection of…

Tue 17 Oct

£3 / 0151 709 9820

An Evening With Katie Kirby

We are delighted to welcome Katie Kirby, author of Hurrah for Gin, to Liverpool to sign copies of her latest book, *The Daily Struggles of Archie Adams, aged 2 *¼ There will be a Q&A including questions from the audience, and each ticket will also include a glass of gin, courtesy of Sipsmith™!!! Katie Kirby’s…

Thu 26 Oct

£3 / 0151 709 9820

An Evening With Stephen Mcgann

We are delighted to welcome Stephen McGann back to his home city * * as he joins us to read from and discuss *"Flesh and Blood - A History of My Family in Seven Maladies". * This fascinating book reveals the story of the McGann family as told through seven maladies - diseases, wounds or ailments that have afflicted…

Thu 5 Oct

£3 / 0151 709 9820

John Crace Reads From & Discusses "i, Maybot - The Rise & Fall"

***'The Maybot is rebooted as strong and humble. Stumble for short.'*** We are delighted to welcome to Liverpool the Guardian's parliamentary sketch writer *John Crace * as he joins us for the launch of his new book *"****I, Maybot - The Rise and Fall". * Throughout 2017 John Crace has watched Theresa May's efforts…

Thu 2 Nov

£4 / 0151 709 9820

Join Us For An Evening With Ruth & Martin's Album Club!

Join us for an evening in the company of the creator of one the most brilliant blogs around - *Martin Fitzgerald of Ruth and Martin's Album Club. * If you've ever implored a friend to listen to an album that you love and that you can't believe they've never heard, this is the book/blog/event for you! The concept behind…

Thu 12 Oct

£3 / 0151 709 9820

June Sarpong Mbe Discusses "diversify - Six Degrees Of Integration"

In troubling times, it's tempting to retreat to our comfort zones. To people just like us. But what if actively seeking the unfamiliar was proven to be the key to a brighter future - both personally and for society at large? In this fierce, empowering call to arms, June Sarpong MBE puts the spotlight on six marginalised…

Mon 23 Oct

£4 / 0151 709 9820

Meet Blue On Their All Rise: Our Story Book Signing Tour - Lee Ryan, Antony Costa, Duncan James And Simon Webbe

*Meet Blue on their *All Rise: Our Story Book Signing Tour ★★ Lee Ryan, Antony Costa, Duncan James and Simon Webbe For the first time, more than 16 years after four boys from London who first got together to form what would go on to become one of the most successful and infamous groups of the boyband era, Lee…

Sat 21 Oct

Free / 0151 709 9820

Meet Everton Legend Peter Reid

A popular and successful footballer, manager and now pundit and media personality, Peter Reid reveals all about his successes and failures in the game, from his humble beginnings growing up on Merseyside to reaching the highest level with club and country. Join us as he signs copies of his autobiography *"Cheer Up, Peter…

Fri 6 Oct

Free / 0151 709 9820

Meet James Arthur

The X Factor winner and globally successful musician joins us to sign copies of his book Back to the Boy. Terms and Conditions Owing to time constraints posed photography will not be possible. James Arthur will sign but not dedicate copies of Back to the Boy. James Arthur will sign copies of Back to the Boy only; no…

Sun 8 Oct

£14.99 including Back to the Boy (£20) / 0151 709 9820

Meet Joe Sugg

Come and meet the amazing Joe Sugg in Liverpool. Purchase price includes one of a limited number of places for Joe’s book signing, plus a copy of Username:Uprising. Tickets for this event are available by two time slots, 10am and 12pm. You will be required to show your ticket on the day of the event (which will be…

Tue 24 Oct

£16.99 including a copy of Username:Uprising / 0151 709 9820

Meet Tanya Burr!

Come and meet Tanya Burr as she signs copies of her new book, Tanya's Christmas. Tanya's Christmas is a pure celebration of the season. Within its pages, she shares everything you need to make the most of Christmas. From finding the perfect gift, decorating your home and hosting a party to remember, to cooking roast…

Fri 27 Oct

£16.99 / 0151 709 9820

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

Free / 0151 709 9820

Simon Hughes Signs "on The Brink"

In the winter of 2016 Simon Hughes began a journey through English football's most successful region, meeting the players, the managers, the chairmen and owners that shape the mood of a changing time. From the Premier League to grassroots, in On the Brink, Hughes examines how the landscape of the game across the north…

Sat 28 Oct

Free / 0151 709 9820

Steve Levine & Darryl W Bullock Discuss "david Bowie Made Me Gay"

Darryl’s latest book, ‘David Bowie Made Me Gay’ uncovers the lives of the people who made these records, and offers a lively canter through the scarcely documented history of LGBT music-makers. Darryl discusses how LGBT performers influenced Jazz and Blues and examines the almost forgotten Pansy Craze in the years between…

Wed 22 Nov

£3 / 0151 709 9820

Ya/teen Bookclub

Join us on October 19th to discuss these three fantastic books! * **Autoboyography**; a stunning coming of age book about two boy falling in love. * **Queens of Geek**; an emotional and lively story that takes place at a convention with a whole cast of diverse characters. * **Wonder Woman: Warbringer**; part of the DC…

Thu 19 Oct

Free / 0151 709 9820

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