News & Events

NEWS & EVENTS

UPDATE!

 

Some of you may know that a very special guest

is popping into the shop this week: Kim-Joy of

Great British Bake Off fame will be signing

copies of her brand new book,

Baking With Kim-Joy
TUESDAY 29TH OCTOBER AT 10.45AM
 

If you'd like to pre-order a copy with a special dedication, please just get in touch,m or pop in to say hello tomorrow!

JEFF ZYCINSKI: THE RED LIGHT ZONE

Jeff Zycinski enjoyed a long and varied career at BBC Radio Scotland, his memoir 'The Red Light Zone,' is packed with anecdotes and charts the changes he has witnessed in the industry. It's a delicious read, especially trying to guess who some of the mentioned guests are!

Wednesday October 30, at 7PM - 10PM - Linlithgow Canal Tea Room

Tickets £5

JOIN JAMES AND TOM MORTON FOR A

SHETLAND  AFTERNOON TEA

Another Bake Off connection is heading to Linlithgow! James Morton was the finalist who won the nation's heart with his amazing jumper connection (and baking skills) With broadcaster dad Tom Morton, he has co-authored the stunning 'Shetland; Cooking on the Edge of the World.' Join James and Tom for Afternoon Tea and to hear about the stories that went into making this beautiful book. Afternoon Tea will be followed by James and Tom talking and then a books signing.

Monday Noember 4, at 3PM-5PM - St. Peter's Church,Linlithgow

Tickets £10

KAREN CAMPBELL, THE SOUND OF THE HOURS

Join us for an evening of romance set against the backdrop of the second world war as a young Italian woman is caught up in the fight between the German occupiers and the Allied soldiers who would liberate her country.
Karen Campbell's excellent novel The Sound of the Hours is the perfect antidote to a cold autumn evening, come and feel the warmth of Italy!

Thursday 7th November, 7pm, Linlithgow Canal Tea Rooms
Tickets £5, includes refreshments

MARY PAULSON-ELLIS, THE INHERITANCE OF

SOLOMON FARTHING

Mary Paulson-Ellis' debut, 'The Other Mrs Walker' was a huge success - we can't wait to welcome her back to Linlithgow to discuss her second book, 'The Inheritance of Solomon Farthing.' A historical thriller spanning the brutal final days of the First World War to present-day Edinburgh. It promises to be as enthralling as 'The Other Mrs Walker' so join us in Book Week Scotland as we unlock the mystery.

Thursday21st November, 7pm, the Linlithgow Canal Tea Rooms
Tickets £5

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AMAZING NEWS!

We are one of six independent bookshops in the UK to be the inaugural winners of the

Pan MacMillan Innovation Award!

We're going to use the award to expand the schools festival, it should make the event sustainable for the next few years and we'll also be able to develop a digital strand which we're really excited about!

We'll keep you all updated on progress, but now it's time to celebrate!

You can read more about the award here


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 FAR FROM THE MADDING CROWD WAS THE

INDEPENDENT BOOKSHOP OF THE YEAR

SCOTLAND 2017

THANKS FOR ALL YOUR SUPPORT!

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