UPCOMING RICHMOND lITERARY lUNCH
Women Behind Enemy Lines
We welcome renowned authors Sarah Helm and Sonia Purnell on Tuesday 24 September 2019 who will talk about the remarkable women of the SOE.
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A thrilling double bill
Jessica Fellowes and Charles Cumming join us for a literary dinner at 7:00pm, Tuesday 19 November 2019
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In collaboration with The Open Book, Richmond’s oldest bookshop, we are reviewing whom to invite for 2019.
Librarian, Curator Tim Battle at timbattle@RichmondLL.co.uk would welcome any feedback, suggestions you might have.
Additional dates in 2019: September 24th, November 21st.
Suggestions for future events
Susan Hill-The Betrayal of Trust Winner of the Somerset Maugham Award
Simon Schama -A History of Britain A gripping history of the British Isles.
Sally Rooney– Normal People ‘Emotionally frank, generous and expansive’. Richard Saker The Observer.
Gail Honeyman– Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine Costa Book Award for First Novel
Sarah Moss- Ghost Walls Novel with roots in England’s deep past
Anna Burns – Milkman Inventive, funny novel about The Troubles in Northern Ireland
Chimamanda Ngoze Adiche Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie is a Nigerian novelist, writer of short stories, and nonfiction
Ben Macintyre- The Spy and the Traitor Described by John Le Carre as The Best True Spy Story I have Ever Read
Giles Milton- D-Day The definitive boots-on-the-ground account of the greatest invasion in history.
Kate Raworth-Doughnut Economics A Financial Times “Best Book of 2017
Roger Moorhouse-The Third Reich in 100 Objects ‘Fascinating objects that expose the poisonous reality of Hitler’s Germany’ Dan Snow
Anita Anand-Sophia: Princess, Suffragette, Revolutionary ‘The story is fast-paced and thrilling … A noble book *****’ The Daily Telegraph.