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Mystery Writing Workshop in Uppsala

Mystery Writing Workshop in Uppsala

WORKSHOPS IN UPPSALA | Starting Mon 16th Nov

Do you want to write a Nordic noir, a spine-tingler or a cozy crime novel? Join our mystery writing workshop, led by James van Loon, author of Blue Magic Woman.

Halloween Storytelling for Children, Saturday 31st October in Uppsala

Come for some slightly spooky stories to celebrate Halloween.
Dress up if you dare!

11 o'clock, Saturday 31st October in the Uppsala shop.

  • The Funny Little Woman by Arlene Mosel and Blair Lent

The Funny Little Woman by Arlene Mosel and Blair Lent

Author visit: Max Porter in conversation with Lasse Winkler

Max Porter - Grief is the Thing with Feathers

STOCKHOLM | Thursday 5th November at 19:00 (ticketed event)

We are super excited about this visit in the Stockholm shop – this author’s first novel completely blew our socks off! His name is Max Porter, and he’s a senior editor at Granta Books and Portobello Books. He previously managed an independent bookshop and won the Young Bookseller of the Year award. We’ve invited him from London to come and discuss his debut novel Grief is the Thing with Feathers.

All Hallows Read at The English Bookshop in Uppsala

All Hallows Read, The English Bookshop 2015

Come and let us treat you to a cosy ghostly evening!

Listen to Sam and Paul Kassel as they read a couple of classic horror stories, and maybe you have one or two of your own favorites to tell? Join us for a tea and cake and candle light. No tricks – we promise! Or…?

Halloween Special Storytelling, Saturday 31st in Uppsala

Halloween storytelling at The English Bookshop, 2015

Welcome all 3-6 year olds for a special Halloween storytelling with Hannah in the Uppsala shop.

No need to sign up, just show up at the shop and join the fun.

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Breakfast Talk with Binyavanga Wainaina


Binyavanga Wainaina

STOCKHOLM Breakfast Talk, Saturday 24th October at 10:00

Binyavanga Wainaina is a Kenyan author, journalist and winner of the Caine Prize for African Writing. In April 2014, Time magazine included Wainaina in its annual TIME 100 as one of the ”Most Influential People in the World”. Earlier that year, as a response to a series of anti-gay laws being passed in Africa, Wainaina had publicly announced that he was gay, publishing a short story titled ”I am a homosexual, Mum”.

Storytelling for Children, Saturday 17th October at the English Bookshop in Uppsala

A really good story can be told over and over again.

Stories and re-tellings at eleven o’clock, Saturday 17th October at the English Bookshop in Uppsala.

Goldilocks and Just the One Bear by Leigh Hodgkinson

Goldilocks and Just the One Bear by Leigh Hodgkinson

Books of the month for October

General Fiction: Patrick Gale – A Place Called Winter

British Crime: Anthony Quinn – Curtain Call

Tough Crime: Jason Starr – Savage Lane

Science Fiction: S. K. Dunstall – Linesman

Fantasy: Evie Manieri – Blood's Pride ( Shattered Kingdoms #1 )

Paranormal/Urban Fantasy: Jan DeLima – Celtic Moon

Classic of the Month: Mary Shelley – Frankenstein

Teen reading: Chris Priestly – Anything That isn't This

Patrick Gale – A Place Called WinterAnthony Quinn – Curtain CallJason Starr – Savage LaneS. K. Dunstall – LinesmanEvie Manieri – Blood's Pride ( Shattered Kingdoms #1 )Jan DeLima – Celtic Moon Frankenstein - Mary ShelleyChris Priestly – Anything That isn't This

Storytelling for Children, 3d October at The English Bookshop in Uppsala

This week, let’s have some stories all about you!
What could be more interesting?

Saturday 3rd October, eleven o’clock at the English Bookshop, Uppsala.

Things I like by Anthony Browne

Look see, look at me! by Leonie Norrington and Dee Huxley

Things I like by Anthony Browne Look see, look at me! by Leonie Norrington and Dee Huxley

The English Bookshop at the Book Fair

The English Bookshop at the Gothenburg Book Fair

BOOK FAIR There's a new bookshop in town. In Gothenburg town. A well assorted English pop-up in-fair bookshop. Do come by stand C04:29 in you're in town for the book fair. We've got treats for you... 

Authors signing in our stand

Thursday:
Antony Beevor 16.15–16.30

Friday:
Dave Goulson 14.00–14.30
Owen Jones 14.30–15.00
Laini Taylor 15.30–16.00

Saturday:
Sally Green 14.30–15.00
Mhairi McFarlane 15.30–16.00

Sunday:
Conn Iggulden 13.30–14.00

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