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

A. A. Dhand

Norton Library, 87 High Street, Norton, TS20 1AE
Monday 10 April, 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.

Gulwali Passarlay

Stockton Central Library, Church Road, Stockton, TS18 1TU
Friday 19 May, 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.

Ruby Robinson poetry reading and Exploring Poetry with Anna Woodford

Norton Library, 87 High Street, Norton, TS20 1AE
Wednesday 21 June, 5.30pm (Exploring Poetry), followed by reading at 6.30pm

Meet the poet Ruby Robinson and hear her read from her debut collection, Every Little Sound. Ruby’s acclaimed poems explore the way people interact, and the many ways in which we have the potential to harm and help each other.