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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

An afternoon with Markus Zusak to discuss his new book 'Bridge of Clay'

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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.

'Once Upon A River'


Join us in January for our event with Diane Setterfield to talk about her new book, ‘Once Upon A River' a spell-binding and multi-layered mystery set in the 19th century around the Thames.


Tuesday 29th January at 7:30pm in the bookshop


Tickets £5

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

Cumbrian Crime evening with Mike Craven


Join us for a Cumbrian crime evening with local author Mike Craven to discuss his latest novel 'The Puppet Show'



Thursday 7th February at 7:30pm in the bookshop


Tickets £5

An evening with Julie Carter


Join us for an evening with local author Julie Carter to discuss her book 'Running The Red Line', a book about fell running and juman emotion


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



'Around the World in 80 Trains' with Monisha Rajesh


Monisha Rajesh circumnaivated the globe in eighty train jorneys spanning 45,000 miles - taking her from London to Russia, Mongolia and beyond. Join us to discuss her new book in March


Thursday 14th March at 7:30pm in the bookshop


Tickets £5


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