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April 22nd 2014

This Boy

Author Name: Alan Johnson

Event Name: An Evening with Alan Johnson

Date/Time:
April 22nd 19.45
Duration:
Venue:
Nottingham Playhouse
Address:
Stage Door Wellington Circus Nottingham NG1 5AF
Description:
From a difficult home life to a term as Home Secretary, Alan Johnson’s story is a remarkable one. Growing up in poverty he was then orphaned at the age of 12, and brought up by his sister. He left school at 15 and joined a swinging sixties rock’n’roll band, before moving on to his career as a postman and ultimately into politics.
Type:
Author Talk / Speech
Ticketing Details:
£11
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April 23rd 2014

This Boy

Author Name: Alan Johnson

Event Name: An Evening with Alan Johnson

Date/Time:
April 23rd 19.30
Duration:
Venue:
Connaught Theatre
Address:
3 Union Pl Worthing West Sussex BN11 1
Description:
From a difficult home life to a term as Home Secretary, Alan Johnson’s story is a remarkable one. Growing up in poverty he was then orphaned at the age of 12, and brought up by his sister. He left school at 15 and joined a swinging sixties rock’n’roll band, before moving on to his career as a postman and ultimately into politics.
Type:
Author Talk / Speech
Ticketing Details:
£12.50/concessions £10.50
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April 24th 2014

This Boy

Author Name: Alan Johnson

Event Name: Literary Dinner with Alan Johnson MP

Date/Time:
April 24th 19.00
Duration:
Venue:
The Grovefield House Hotel
Address:
Taplow Common Road Burnham Slough Buckinghamshire SL1 8LR
Description:
The former Home Secretary will be our the special guest at this Literary dinner and will be speaking about his beautifully written memoir of a troubled but ultimately triumphant childhood in the 50's and 60's.
Type:
Trade Dinner
Ticketing Details:
£35
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April 24th 2014

Balancing Act

Author Name: Joanna Trollope

Event Name: Scarborough Literary Festival

Date/Time:
April 24th 19:00
Duration:
Venue:
Scarborough Library Concert Hall
Address:
Vernon Road Scarborough North Yorkshire YO11 2NN
Description:
Joanna Trollope will be talking about her new novel, Balancing Act, in the event Balancing Acts.
Joanna Trollope OBE has written seventeen critically acclaimed bestsellers, including A Village Affair, The Choir and The Rector’s Wife. Britannia’s Daughters, her account of women in the British Empire, was a non-fiction bestseller. A former chair of the Orange Prize for Fiction she was the first to contribute to The Austen Project with her contemporary reworking of Sense & Sensibility.
Type:
Festival
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April 25th 2014

Balancing Act

Author Name: Joanna Trollope

Event Name: Scarborough Literary Festival

Date/Time:
April 25th 10:00
Duration:
Venue:
Scarborough Library Concert Hall
Address:
Vernon Road Scarborough North Yorkshire YO11 2NN
Description:
Joanna Trollope will be appearing with Jo Baker to discuss The World of Jane Austen.
Joanna Trollope OBE has written seventeen critically acclaimed bestsellers, including A Village Affair, The Choir and The Rector’s Wife. Britannia’s Daughters, her account of women in the British Empire, was a non-fiction bestseller. A former chair of the Orange Prize for Fiction she was the first to contribute to The Austen Project with her contemporary reworking of Sense & Sensibility.
Type:
Festival
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