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Primrose Hill Book Festival 2022

On 1 and 2 October, the Primrose Hill Community Library is putting on a Book Festival to celebrate its tenth anniversary. Ten authors will talk, read, be interviewed, air their memories and delight audiences at the Library in one-hour sessions on both days.

Saturday 1 October

11amOn his memoir of a lost England – Melvyn Bragg
12:30pmBrian Cox – the actor talks about his memoirs
2:30pmThe Fart that Changed the World – Stephen Mangan with Anita ManganGreat for kids
4pmLonely Planet founders – Tony & Maureen Wheeler

Sunday 2 October

11amFool for Love The Black Dress – Deborah Moggach
12:30pmHadley Freeman – Guardian writer on her family’s secret history
2:30pmSkandar and the Unicorn Thief – Annabel SteadmanGreat for kids
4pmAlan Bennett – talks and reads from his journals
5:30 pmJoan Bakewell – a meditation on her life and times

Tickets £5 per talk

Online booking closed at 11 am on Friday 30 September

If you were unable to buy tickets for any event in the Primrose Hill Community Library Book Festival and still want to be at that talk, can we suggest that you come along on the day.  We may be able to sell tickets on the day, at the last minute before a session, if people who bought tickets do not show up.