Advance booking is advisable and all events may be subject to change. See library staff to make a booking or email or contact Ruth Walton, with any enquiries.

Gulwali Passarlay

Bradford City Library, Centenary Square, Bradford, BD1 1SD
Saturday 22 April, 2pm

Meet the author of The Lightless Sky, an epic memoir traces Gulwali’s journey from Afghanistan, though Europe, and eventually arriving in the UK. A boy when he left home, Gulwali was exposed to experiences that no child should face during his perilous and dangerous quest to find safety.

A. A. Dhand

Bradford City Library, Centenary Square, Bradford, BD1 1SD
Saturday 13 May, 2pm

Meet the author of Streets of Darkness, an enthralling and fast-paced Bradford-set crime novel. Taking place over a tense twelve-hour period, the story follows DI Harry Virdee who, suspended from duty, finds he must go deep underground to solve the murder of prominent city politician.

Shelley Day

Shipley Library, 2 Well Croft, Shipley, BD18 3QH
Saturday 27 May, 2pm

Meet the author of The Confession of Stella Moon, an unconventional crime novel that takes us back to the late 1970s. Released from prison, a killer returns to her former home and finds she must confront the ghosts of the past if she’s to restart her life.

Phaedra Patrick

Keighley Library, North Street, Keighley, BD21 3SX
Saturday 8 July, 2pm

Meet the author of The Curious Charms of Arthur Pepper, the moving story of a widower who makes a discovery that challenges everything he knows about his late wife. Learning about his wife’s secrets sends Arthur on a journey and leads him to finding out more about himself.