Throughout the year we have a regular programme of events in the shop and other venues in Ilkley.
These include author signings, readings, afternoon teas and quizzes, with authors of local and national renown. Readings and book launches are usually on Thursday evenings, and tickets can be obtained from the shop.
Local author Mark Hunnebell will be here, talking about, and signing copies of his new book Secret Ilkley. In it, he takes the reader on an enlightening and entertaining journey through the past, with long-forgotten facts and amusing stories. This book lifts the lid on the hidden secrets that even most local people don't know...
free event - please book
Ashley Jackson will be here signing copies of his new book Watercolour Sketches.
Renowned for his beautiful paintings of the Yorkshire countryside, this collection brings together some of his raw sketches along with thoughts and reflections on the place and moment.
The book gives a unique insight into the distinctive mood and beauty of Ashley's response to the landscape around us.
free event - no need to book