Waterstones Galleries

Waterstones Galleries
11A Union Gallery, The Mall, Bristol, BS1 3XD
  • Telephone 0117 925 2274
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  • Website www.waterstones.com
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Adam Kay - Secret Diaries of a Junior Doctor

Imagine if David Sedaris had spent six years training as a junior doctor or if Do No Harm was turned into stand-up comedy… Come and meet former junior doctor Adam Kay talk about the funniest book ever written on the subject of the NHS:This is Going to Hurt. This is a first-hand account of life training in the NHS with its…

Mon 25 Sep

£3 / 0117 925 2274

Adam Kay: This Is Going To Hurt

Adam Kay talks about his latest book, This Is Going To Hurt, about everything you wanted to know about being a junior doctor and everything you didn't know.

Mon 25 Sep

£3 / 0117 925 2274

  • 19:00

Book Of Dust - Midnight Opening And Cocktail Party

As we prepare to set sail on another adventure in Lyra's world, we invite you to a fantastic evening of celebrations! Philip Pullman's new trilogy, The Book of Dust, and its first volume La Belle Sauvage, are set in the universe familiar to Lyra Belacqua, Lord Asriel and Iork's fans. All readers, old and new, are…

Wed 18 Oct

Free / 0117 925 2274

Book of Dust - Midnight Opening and Cocktail Party

As we prepare to set sail on another adventure in Lyra's world, we invite you to a fantastic evening of celebrations!Philip Pullman's new trilogy, The Book of Dust, and its first volume La Belle Sauvage, are set in the universe familiar to Lyra Belacqua, Lord Asriel and Iork's fans. All readers, old and new, are welcome…

Wed 18 Oct

Free / 0117 925 2274

  • 21:30

Bristol Beer Week: Books Launch

This weekend Bristol will stage its annual Beer Week and we are delighted to host a book launch for The 20th Century Pub by Boak Bailey, and the Pocket Beer Book and Bristol Craft Beer Map by Tim Webb.Jessica Boak Ray Bailey have been blogging about beer at boakandbailey.com since 2007. They have written articles for…

Sat 14 Oct

Free, please register on the link below / 0117 925 2274

A Change is Gonna Come - Young Adult panel

Inspired by the Sam Cooke songwhichcaptures the pain of racial injustice but also the determination and optimism required to change things for the betterA Change Is Gonna Come is a newanthology of BAME voices aboutconverting hope into action, desire into intention. Four of theauthors discuss the importance of change in…

Thu 26 Oct

£5 / 0117 925 2274

David Bowie Made Me Gay - Darryl Bullock Talk

We are very excited to welcome Darryl W. Bullock in our shop to celebrate his book 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 century, with a sexually progressive…

Thu 12 Oct

£3 / 0117 925 2274

David Bowie Made Me Gay - Darryl Bullock talk

We are very excited to welcome Darryl W. Bullock in our shop to celebrate his book 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 century, with a sexually progressive…

Thu 12 Oct

£3 / 0117 925 2274

  • 19:00

David Eagleman & Anthony Brandt - FOI at Waterstones

In a time when the old ways of living are being torn up and re-modelled, human civilisation is facing challenges that require all our ingenuity. In their new book, The Runaway Species, neuroscientist David Eagleman and composer Anthony Brandt unravel the threads of the arts, neuroscience, evolution and technology which…

Wed 11 Oct

£8 / 0117 925 2274

Kamila Shamsie meets Ali Smith - FOI at Waterstones

Acclaimed writer Kamila Shamsie is the Orange and Baileys Prize-shortlisted author ofBurnt ShadowsandA God in Every Stone. Her latest novel,Home Fireis a contemporary reimagining of Sophocles Antigone.Ali Smiths books have won and been shortlisted for many awards, including the Bristol Festival of Ideas Best Book 2013…

Mon 20 Nov

£8 / 0117 925 2274

Meet Ben Aaronovitch

We are very happy to welcome back fantasy best-selling author Ben Aaronovitch for the publication of his newest book in the Rivers of London series: The Furthest Station.Ben will be signing copies in our shop from 12pm till 1pm. There's something going bump on the Metropolitan line and Sergeant Jaget Kumar knows exactly…

Tue 26 Sep

Free / 0117 925 2274

Neil Woods & Steve Rolles

Ex undercover-cop Neil Woods and leading expert on drug legalisation Steve Rolles will talk about their respective books and share their thoughts on the future of drugs-related crime and its legal aspects.The conversation will be chaired by Thangam Debonnaire, Labour MP for Bristol West.

Thu 28 Sep

£2 / 0117 925 2274

Fri 29 Sep

£2 / 0117 925 2274

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