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Board Games Night
Come join in the fun of our board games night!
Book Club 'the Princess Bride'
This month we are looking at 'the Princess Bride'. Discuss the book the led to the classic film and decide which you think is better. 'Beautiful, flaxen-haired Buttercup has fallen for Westley, the farm boy, and when he departs to make his fortune, she vows never to love another. So when she hears that his ship has…
Bookclub - Geek Love
In the November Bookclub we will be discussing the amazing 'Geek Love' by Katherine Dunn Lil Binewski, born a Boston aristocrat, was in her time the most stylish of geeks. That is to say she made her living by biting the heads off live chickens in front of a carnival audience. This she gave up for doting motherhood…
Campfires And Ghost Stories
Stay after the shop is closed and tell ghost stories. There will be s'mores, hot cider and terrifying tales. Gather around the campfire and share your scariest, spookiest story.
Carols And Card Crafting
The perfect night to get you in the mood for christmas. There will be carol singers, mulled wine and a card crafting station. Not to mention all our fabulous booksellers who know just what to recommend for that difficult cousin you don't know what to buy for.
Creative Writing Workshop
Budding writings come along and try our creative writing workshop. Bring examples of your work and try new exercises. All levels of experience welcome!
Meet Garth Nix
Bestselling YA author Garth Nix will be signing copies of his latest book in the Old Kingdom series 'Goldenhand' 'Goldenhand is the long-awaited fifth installment of Garth Nix's New York Times bestselling Old Kingdom series. Lirael is no longer a shy Second Assistant Librarian. She is the Abhorsen-in-Waiting, with dead…
Meet Ian Rankin!
Meet bestselling crime author Ian Rankin! He will be in store signing copies of his latest work 'Rather be the Devil'!
Meet Lee Clark
Football manager Lee Clark will be in store signing copies of his biography
Midnight Release Of Fantastic Beasts And Where To Find Them!
We're celebrating the release of the 'Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find them' with a midnight release party! There will be games, quizzes and costumes! You know you want to.
Thu 17 Nov
Free / 0191 261 7757
Come discuss Philosophy over a glass of wine.
For this month's quiz we have been lucky enough to team up with New Scientist, with a prize of a New Scientist subscription and a copy of the new book 'How Long Is Now?' For each winning team member (maximum 4 members per team!) As usual, the quiz will be held between 6 and 7pm in the Waterstones Cafe.
Spend A Spooky Half Term With Us!
Come spend a spooky half term with us in the basement. During the week there will be a design your own pumpkin competition as well as ghost story competition! Try your luck with one of our trick or treat buckets and see whether you will get sweets… or something else entirely. And at 2pm every day you can create your…