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An author talk with Peter Pomerantsev – ‘This Is Not Propaganda’

Wednesday 2nd October at 6:30pm

Tickets £5.00, available over the phone on 01799 524 552 or in the shop.

Join us for an evening with internationally renowned, award winning author Peter Pomerantsev; where he will be discussing his latest book ‘This Is Not Propaganda’. When information is a weapon, everyone is at war. We live in a world of influence operations run amok, a world of dark ads, psy-ops, hacks, bots, soft facts, ISIS, […]

An author talk with Christopher Hadley – ‘Hollow Places’

Thursday 3rd October at 6:30pm

Tickets £5.00, available over the phone on 01799 524 552 or in the shop.

Join us for an evening with nationally renowned author and journalist Christopher Hadley; where he will be discussing his latest book ‘Hollow Places’. In the Middle Ages a remarkable tomb was carved to cover the bones of an English hero. For centuries the grave spawned tales about dragons and devils, giants and winged hounds. To […]

An author talk with Jojo Moyes – ‘The Giver of Stars’ – Tickets Sold Out

Tuesday 8th October at 6:30pm

Tickets £5.00, available over the phone on 01799 524 552 or in the shop.

Tickets Sold Out Join us for an evening with internationally renowned, award-winning novelist Jojo Moyes; where she will be discusiing her latest book ‘The Giver of Stars’. Set in Depression-era America, a breathtaking story of five extraordinary women and their remarkable journey through the mountains of Kentucky and beyond, from the author of Me Before […]

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An author talk with Jonathan Coe – ‘Middle England’

Thursday 29th August at 6:30pm

Tickets £5.00, available over the phone on 01799 524 552 or in-store.

Join us for an evening with internationally renowned award-winning novelist Jonathan Coe; where he will be discussing his latest book ‘Middle England’. Set in the Midlands and London over the last eight years, Jonathan Coe follows a brilliantly vivid cast of characters through a time of immense change and disruption in Britain. There are the […]

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An author talk with James Barr – ‘Lords of the Desert’

Wednesday 28th August at 6:30pm

Tickets £5.00, available over the phone on 01799 524 552 or in-store.

Join us for an evening with internationally renowned award-winning historian James Barr; where he will be discussing his latest book ‘Lords of the Desert: Britain’s Struggle with America to Dominate the Middle East’. Upon victory in 1945, Britain still dominated the Middle East. She directly ruled Palestine and Aden, was the kingmaker in Iran, the […]

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‘AT THE POND’ SWIMMING AT THE HAMPSTEAD LADIES’ POND’ – AN EVENT AT HART’S BOOKS

Wednesday 24th July at 6:30pm

Tickets £5.00, available over the phone on 01799 524 552 or in-store.

Join us for an evening with writers Eli Goldstone, Nell Frizzell, Sophie Mackintosh, So Mayer, Nina Mingya Powles and Sophie Missing as they discuss their contributions to the new Daunt Books publication At the Pond. Tucked away along a shady path towards the north-east edge of Hampstead Heath is a sign: Women Only. This is […]

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An author talk with Claire Fuller – ‘Bitter Orange’

Wednesday 26th June at 6:30pm

Tickets £5.00, available over the phone on 01799 524 552 or in-store.

Join us for an evening with internationally renowned award-winning novelist Claire Fuller; where she will be discussing her latest book ‘Bitter Orange’. ‘A compulsive page-turner. Fuller creates an atmosphere of simmering menace with all the assurance of a latter-day Daphne du Maurier’ The Times Frances Jellico is dying. A man who calls himself the vicar visits, […]

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An author talk with Janet Todd – ‘Jane Austen’s Sandition’

Monday 24th June at 6:30pm

Tickets £3.00, available over the phone on 01799 524 552 or in-store.

Join us for an evening with internationally renowned novelist and academic Professor Janet Todd; where she will discuss her latest book on ‘Jane Austen’s Sandtion’. Sanditon is Jane Austen’s last novel, unfinished when she died in 1817. A comedy, it continues the strain of burlesque and caricature she wrote as a teenager and in private […]

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An author talk with Graeme Simsion – The Rosie Result

Friday 21st June at 6:30pm

Tickets £5.00, available over the phone on 01799 524 552 or in-store.

Join us for an evening with internationally renowned award-winning  Australian novelist Graeme Simsion. Graeme will be discussing his latest book ‘The Rosie Result’ – The third and final book in The Rosie Project series. Big-hearted, hilarious and exuberantly life-affirming, The Rosie Result is a story of overcoming life’s obstacles with a little love and a lot of […]

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How to Write a Book with Edward Docx

Tuesday 18th June at 6:30pm

Tickets £10.00, available over the phone on 01799 524 552 or in-store.

Tickets are £12 each and include a free copy of ‘Let Go My Hand’ by Ed Docx. Do you have a story that you’d like to tell? Have you ever thought of becoming an author? Do you have lots of good ideas that you’d like to craft into something a bit more substantial? Join award-winning […]

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Max’s Walking Book Club – ‘Normal People’ by Sally Rooney

Sunday 26th May at 11:30am

Join other book lovers for a walk in the fields of Saffron Walden to discuss Sally Rooney’s ‘Normal People’. No ticket needed and no need to reserve a place – friends, dogs and children all welcome. We’ll be setting off from the shop at 11.30 am for about an hour’s walk. Marianne is the young, affluent, intellectual […]

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An author talk with George Szirtes – ‘The Photographer at Sixteen’

Tuesday 21st May at 6:30pm

Tickets £3.00, available over the phone on 01799 524 552 or in-store.

Join us for an evening with Poet and Translator George Szirtes, as he discusses his new biography of his mother Magda Szirtes, ‘The Photographer at Sixteen’. A poet’s memoir of his mother that flows backwards through time, and through a tumultuous period of European history – a tender and yet unsparing autobiographical journey. In July […]

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Nursing Through the Years: Care and Compassion at the Royal London Hospital – An author talk with Sue Boase

Thursday 16th May at 6:30pm

Tickets £3.00, available over the phone on 01799 524 552 or in-store.

Join us for an evening with Sue Boase as she discusses her new book, ‘Nursing Through the Years: Care and Compassion at the Royal London Hospital’ Nursing has always been a challenging but rewarding profession. As part of the core healthcare team, nurses take responsibility for the care they provide to patients, displaying both compassion […]