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Events

We hold regular ‘Author Suppers’ at the Sussex Produce café, and have frequent children’s author events and workshops at the shop.  We also organise book launches and author talks at a variety of venues. We are the organisers of the literary events for the biennial Steyning Festival.

Zog Story Time

Zog Story Time

On Monday 27th January at 11.30am we have a very special story time for little people! Actors from the brilliant Freckle Theatre production of Zog, which will be at the Capitol in Horsham next week, are kindly joining us at the bookshop for a story time session....

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An Evening with Poet and Novelist Brian Bilston

An Evening with Poet and Novelist Brian Bilston

Tuesday 11th February 7.30pm at the Gluck Studio. We are really excited to have finally bagged a visit from Brian Bilston, the hilarious poet and novelist, frequently described as the 'Accidental Poet Laureate of Twitter'. Brian's novel 'Diary of a Somebody' is just...

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An Evening with Elly Griffiths

An Evening with Elly Griffiths

An Evening with Elly Griffiths, Wednesday 26th February at 7.30pm, at the Gluck Studio. We are thrilled that Elly Griffiths has kindly agreed to talk to us about her new novel The Lantern Men - the 12th installment in her hugely popular Ruth Galloway series. The...

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‘TickBox’ with David Boyle

‘TickBox’ with David Boyle

Steyning resident, historian, and writer David Boyle is the author of numerous books on a huge range of subjects - from history and economics, through alternative currencies, grass-roots politics and parenting in the computer age, to allotments and fairies! We are...

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An Evening with Novelist Jess Kidd

An Evening with Novelist Jess Kidd

We are delighted to welcome novelist Jess Kidd to Steyning, on Thursday 23rd January 2020, for a literary evening at the Gluck Studio. Jess will be discussing her latest novel Things in Jars, alongside her previous novels, The Hoarder and Himself.  Jess Kidd has been...

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Christmas Fun with Sue Hendra

On Saturday 14th December at 11am we are delighted to welcome author/illustrator Sue Hendra back to the Steyning Bookshop for a fun morning of stories and simple crafting with a Christmassy theme. Sue Hendra is a firm Steyning Bookshop favourite, having visited us...

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Christmas Lino-Cut Workshop

On Thursday November 14th  from 7pm until 9pm we are really delighted to offer a Christmas Card lino-cut workshop led by Sarah Burns and Alice Garner. Sarah Burns is a textile designer and woodblock printer who creates beautiful hand printed textiles, runs natural-dye...

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National Poetry Day with Spoken Steyning

Thursday 3rd October at 7.30pm. Come celebrate National Poetry Day with us and the good folks of 'Spoken Steyning' at the lovely Gluck Studio. An evening of poetry, wine and music, with local poets including Simon Zec sharing their work, also featuring a poetry 'free...

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