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The New Bookshop

42 - 44 Main Street


CA13 9LQ

Tel: 01900 822062

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Indian cookery event with Dan Toombs

Carmela Sofia Sereno talking about her new book Passion for Pasta and demonstrating pasta making.

Jason Hewitt speaking about his new book 'Devastation Road'.

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Richard & Judy' and signing copies of 'The Night Book'.


The Shepherds Life by James Rebanks

Book signing with Ben Stokes, the English cricket all-rounder.

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other book signings and special events you've missed...

Cookery event with Katy Beskow!


15 minute vegan
This is Going to Hurt

our special events and ticketed literature readings


An evening with Matterdale sheep farmer and best selling author James Rebanks.

Postponed -

An evening with Phillip Walling


Join us in September for our event with Phillip Walling to celebrate publication of his new book, ‘Till the Cows Come Home’


Postponed, please check back for details


Tickets £6 (deductible from the cost of the book)

An evening with award winning comedian Adam Kay talking about his new book.

An evening with Alan Cleaver and Lesley Park


Join us for another brilliant talk with Alan and Lesley - this time they'll be putting a Christmas swing on their corpse road talk.


Date and time to be confirmed, please check back for details


Tickets £5

You've missed -

An afternoon with Markus Zusak


Join us for an afternoon with Markus Zusak, author of 'The Book Thief', to talk about his new book 'Bridge of Clay'.


Tuesday 30th October 12:30pm at the Kirkgate Centre  


Tickets £5

You've Missed - Speeches of Note with Shaun Usher


A celebration of the old, new and unspoken. A brilliantly curated collection of the world's greatest speeches - inspiring, surprising and enlightening.


Unfortunately we've had to cancel this event, we're sorry!


Thursday 18th October, The New Bookshop


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