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

A. A. Dhand

Wednesday 22 March, 6.30pm

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.

Jack Mapanje poetry reading and Exploring Poetry session with Anna Woodford

Wednesday 19 April, 6.30pm (Exploring Poetry), followed by reading at 7.30pm

Meet the poet Jack Mapanje and hear him read from his new collection, Greetings From Grandpa. These new poems are wide-ranging in scope, powerful, angry and full of the beauty and life that characterise the work of this wonderful poet.

Deborah Andrews

Wednesday 17 May, 6.30pm

Meet the author of Walking the Lights, the story of Maddie, a young actor with a difficult past who is figuring her way through life. The novel brings to life the Britain of the 1990s, where people lived on the margins of society while others prospered.

Shelley Day

Wednesday 31 May, 6.30pm

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.