Past Events Archive

Here are some of the past events we’ve hosted at Simply Books…


DISCUSSION AND Q&A WITH THE AUTHOR

Hannah Kent
10th Feb 2022
7:00 pm

On Thursday 10th February we will be joined by novelist HANNAH KENT for a live stream event.


‘So beautiful and so raw . . . Impossibly good’

– Evie Wyld, author of The Bass Rock


MEET THE AUTHOR

Beth Morrey
24th Feb 2022
7:30 pm

On Thursday 24th February we will be joined by novelist BETH MORREY for a ‘meet the author’ event.


‘Glorious! An uplifting celebration of mothers, daughters and female friendship – it left me feeling better about the world. I loved it, such a joy’

– Clare Pooley, author of The Authenticity Project


DONATION

Gift a Book
17th Dec 2021
5:00 pm

Each ticket counts as a single donation.

The closing date for making donations this year will be Friday 17th December.


DISCUSSION AND Q&A WITH THE AUTHOR

Ann Pratchett
29th Nov 2021
7:00 pm

On Monday 29th November we will be joined by novelist and fellow bookshop owner ANN PATCHETT for a live stream event.


‘Patchett’s essays are both sharp and humane … like a hugely enjoyable conversation with a particularly brilliant friend’

– Sadie Jones


DISCUSSION AND Q&A WITH THE AUTHOR

Tony Redmond
17th Nov 2021
7:30 pm

Join us for an ‘in person’ event with inspiring frontline doctor DR TONY REDMOND OBE.


‘A true Humanitarian.’ David Nott, author of War Doctor


BOOK SIGNING

Michael McIntyre
17th Nov 2021
4:00 pm

t’s a huge coup to have MICHAEL McINTYRE with us to sign copies of his new autobiography A Funny Life.


DISCUSSION AND Q&A WITH THE AUTHOR

Yotam Ottolenghi & Noor Murad
10th Nov 2021
7:00 pm

Culinary legend YOTAM OTTOLENGHI and long-time collaborator NOOR MURAD will be joining us for a live stream event.


‘Ottolenghi’s test kitchen under a railway arch, where he and his team conjure up new recipes, has always felt like my version of Dahl’s chocolate factory’

Marina O’Loughlin, The Sunday Times


BOOK SIGNING

Sarah Moss
9th Nov 2021
12:00 pm

Sarah will be coming to the shop to sign copies of The Fell this Tuesday 9th November at 12pm.


“One of the best writers at work in Britain today”

Fiona Mozley, author of Elmet


LIVE AUTHOR EVENT

Robin Ince
20th Oct 2021
7:30 pm

Discussion and Q & A with the author

(includes a SIGNED/dedicated copy of
The Importance of Being Interested)


“Robin’s take on science is human, funny but also deeply enthralling.”

Professor Alice Roberts


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