mercredi 28 janvier 2015

FOAL' Famous Book Quiz 2015

For the fourth year running we had a very successful evening. Thank you to the American Womens Group for their support. The turnout was excellent and the Quiz is a definite fixture in our calendar.

mardi 27 janvier 2015


For details of venue, send an email to
JANUARY                                      Apart from January, we have kept to the usual

Wednesday 28th                              schedule, ie. 1st Saturday & 2nd and 4th

                                                                  Wednesday of each month even though this

FEBRUARY                                   sometimes leads to openings which are quite

Saturday 7th                                    close to one another

Wednesday 11th

Wednesday 25th                              Saturday 10-12.30

                                                        Wednesday 3-6pm

Saturday 7th


Wednesday 25th


Saturday 4th

Wednesday 8th

Wednesday 22nd


Saturday 2nd

Wednesday 13th

Wednesday 27th


Saturday 6th

Wednesday 10th

Wednesday 24th
To mark the move to our new (temporary) premises (for info send an email to ) we have put in a sizeable order for some very interesting books, some well-loved authors, some authors new to the collection, and a first novel. As you know, we try to keep at the cutting edge....

My history : a memoir of growing up                       Antonia Fraser

The King’s bed                                                          Don Jordan & Michael Walsh

The Betrayers                                                            David Bezmozgis

The Miniaturist                                                          Jessie Burton  PB
The Burning Room                                                    Michael Connelly

The Soul of Discretion                                              Susan Hill
Funny Girl                                                                 Nick Hornby

The Blazing World                                                    Siri Hustvedt
Leaving Berlin                                                           Joseph Kanon

Revival                                                                      Stephan King
The Assassination of Margaret Thatcher                   Hilary Mantel

An Event in Autumn                                                 Henning Mankell
Borderline                                                                 Liza Marklund

Us                                                                              David Nicolls
Redemption                                                               Jussi Adler-Olsen

Land where I flee                                                      Prajwal Parajuly
Vanessa and her sister                                               Priya Parmar

Lamentation                                                              CJ Sansom

Family Life                                                                Akhil Sharma
Nora Webster                                                            Colm Toibin

The Paying Guests                                                    Sarah Waters

                                                                                                      January 2015