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Author Events

May 14, 2024

Angel of Grasmere Book Signing

Join us on Tuesday the 14th of May in our Carlisle shop at 4pm for a book signing with fantastic author Tom Palmer! This event is completely free so...

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May 16, 2024

Silence Interrupted Book Launch

Join Bookends on Thursday the 16th of May for a free book launch event! The event will take place at Cakes and Ale cafe at 7:30pm where we will be...

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May 3, 2024

From Coffin Grease to Love Feasts an Evening in Conversation

Join Books Cumbria on Friday the 3rd of May, 7:30pm at Cakes and Ale Cafe for an evening in conversation with Tracey Messenger discussing her book...

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May 2, 2024

Bards at Bookends – Clare Askew and Katie Hale

On Thursday the 2nd of May at 7:30pm in Cakes and Ale Cafe, two Cumbrian writers who are both novelists and poets read from their latest collections...

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April 9, 2024

John Chambers Poetry Reading

730pm, Tuesday 9th April, Cakes and Ale cafe, Carlisle     Join us for the launch of John Chambers' 2nd collection of poetry,...

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June 6, 2024

Mike Craven – The Mercy Chair

This Carlisle event is sold out, but Mike Craven will appear at the Words by the Water Festival    Friday June 7th (the day after) at 4pm at...

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April 25, 2024

Wine & Crime with Robert Rutherford and M. W. Craven

Join Bookends for an evening with two of the country’s top crime writers in conversation as Robert Rutherford and M W Craven celebrate the launch...

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