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Storytelling for Children, 25th April at The English Bookshop in Uppsala

How many words can you rhyme with ‘spoke’?

Quentin Blake finds 11 in his book about Daisy Artichoke.
How many places can you read a book?
How about in a coconut tree or on a potty?

Stories and jokes at eleven o’clock, Saturday 25th April at the English Bookshop in Uppsala.

Storytelling for Children, 28th March at The English Bookshop in Uppsala

A Viking who is scared of going to sea.
A teddy bear who is depressed.
A moon that is scratching the sky.

Puzzles and paradoxes for your entertainment and delight at 11 o’clock on Saturday 28th March at the English Bookshop, Uppsala.

Scarlett and the Scratchy Moon by Chris McKimmie Cheer up your teddy bear, Emily Brown! By Cressida Cowell and Neal Layton How to be a Viking by Cressida Cowell

International Open Mic for poets and writers – 22 March, Reginateatern Uppsala

Are you a writer or a poet looking to be published? Welcome to International Open Mic for poets and writers who write in English on Sunday 22 March, between 15 - 17 o'clock. At Reginateatern café in Uppsala.

Come to Reginateatern café on sunday and share your work! Meet and greet American Publishers Matt Mcgee and Bren Petrakos from from "Falling Star Magazine", and "International Word Bank Productions".

They will be ´Reading from their work and YOU will be Reading from your work. Bring 5 minutes of your work to share. Come listen, perform and connect. Brought to you by Uppsala Internationella Författarscen.

No entrance fee, book your ticket: 018-72783 40 eller www.reginateatern.se

Meet Megan Abbot, Sunday 15th March, 15:00 at The English Bookshop Uppsala

Megan Abbott has been called the New Queen of Noir and with her novels Dare Me and The Fever she has broken through into the mainstream and both have reached high positions on US and UK bestseller lists. Join us for a author reading and conversation with bookseller Jan Smedh, followed by a book signing.

Sunday 15th March, 15:00, at The English Bookshop Uppsala

If you want to come listen to Megan this Sunday – please reserve a seat in advance by calling us, emailing us, tweeting us, fb:ing us, instagramming us or by just dropping by. There's no cover charge, but it might get full.

Megan Abbott in the bookshop

Meet Megan Abbott, The English Bookshop Uppsala

Storytelling for Children, 14th March at The English Bookshop in Uppsala

Dogs are the stars of this week’s stories:

  • a yappy sausage dog that sounds scary but isn’t;
  • a sombre dog that cares for a whole family;
  • a dog that surfs.

Come and howl with delight at the dogs’ antics!

Eleven o’clock, Saturday 14th March at the English Bookshop in Uppsala.

Seb and Hamish by Jude and Niki Daly Courtney by John Burningham Mrs. Armitage and the Big Wave by Quentin Blake

Storytelling for Children, 28th February at the English Bookshop in Uppsala

Have you heard about Mary who had a lamb? It was quite little. And its fleece was white. As snow. It followed Mary about. Plenty.

And what about Bear? All he wanted was bedtime. A peaceful one. But then Mouse arrived.

All this and more at eleven o’clock, Saturday 28th February at the English Bookshop in Uppsala.

Mary had a Little Lamb by Kate Willis Crowley A Bedtime for Bear by Bonny Becker and Kady MacDonald Denton.

Teen Reading Group, 1st of March in Uppsala – The Accident by Kate Hendrick

The English Bookshop, Teen Reading Group – The Accident by Kate HendrickWelcome to an exciting get-together in the Uppsala bookshop to discuss the month’s book. This time we talk about The Accident by Kate Hendrick.

During the meeting we’ll talk about the book, have some fun and enjoy some delicious fika. And you get 10% discount on everything after the reading group meeting.

The cost is only 20:- + book 130:-. (Oh, and that includes the delicious cake as well!)
Limited number of participants (max 10), so talk to the booksellers and book your spot today.
Uppsala: Sunday March 1st at 1 pm

Kate Hendrick in the bookshop
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Storytelling for Children at the Uppsla Bookshop Feb 14

Everybody loves something.

Some love fluffy cats.
Some love to beat a drum.
Some love throwing their lunch on the floor.
But we mostly love stories.

Come and celebrate Valentine’s Day with some lovely stories!
Storytime at the Uppsala English Bookshop, 14th February, 11 o’clock

I love cats by Emma Dodd

Boom, Baby, Boom Boom! By Margaret Mahy and Margaret Chamberlain

I love cats by Emma Dodd Boom, Baby, Boom Boom! By Margaret Mahy and Margaret Chamberlain

Author Visit in Stockholm: Dimitry Léger - Feb 18

Author Visit Dimitry Léger Sthlm Feb 18, 2015 

Author visit in the Stockholm shop: Meet Dimitry Elias Léger, author of the novel God Loves Haiti, in a literary conversation with Stefan Ingvarsson. We are happy to welcome you to this conversation and author reading of the novel that will be published in early February. Refreshments will be served.

Wednesday Feb 18th at 19.00 in the Stockholm shop. 
Free event, limited seating – reserve your spot today.

Sign up at the Stockholm bookshop or email stockholm@bookshop.se

Harry Potter Book Night in both shops, Thursd Feb 5th

Harry Potter Book Night Thursday February 5th

Join us in the bookstores and explore the magical world of Harry Potter. Be a part of this unique global event – The Harry Potter Book Night.

Harry Potter Book Night events on Thursday Feb 5h at 19 in both the Uppsala and Stockholm stores. In Stockholm there’s also a Kids’ Club meeting with a Harry Potter theme on Saturday Feb 7 at 11.

Limited space at both venues, so sign up today. Click and read more about the events below.

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