11th to 27th July 2014

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Literary Series

Event Details
John Julius Norwich Darling Monster: The Letters of Lady Diana Cooper to her Son John Julius Norwich 1939–52
Linda Colley Acts of Union, Acts of Disunion
Alex Danchev The Letters of Paul Cézanne
Irma Kurtz My Life in Agony
Poetry Writing Workshop F Philip Holland
Jonathan Aitken Margaret Thatcher – Power & Personality
James W P Campbell The Library
Rachel Cooke Her Brilliant Career
Clive Aslet An Exuberant Catalogue of Dreams
Peter Snow When Britain Burned The White House
Jans Ondaatje Rolls The Bloomsbury Cookbook
Hermione Lee Penelope Fitzgerald – A Life
Robin Hanbury-Tenison The Modern Explorers
Paddy Ashdown A Bitter Victory: Vercors, D-Day and the French Resistance
Antonia Fraser Mary, Queen of Scots
Philippa Langley & Michael Jones The King's Grave: The Search for Richard III
Tim Birkhead Ten Thousand Birds
Miranda Seymour Noble Endeavours
Claudia Roden The Food of Italy
Sarah Raven Vita Sackville-West's Sissinghurst
John Goodby Dylan Thomas
Roger Scruton The Soul of the World
Gyles Brandreth The 7 Secrets of Happiness
Simon Jenkins England's 100 Best Views
Alan Johnson This Boy
Making Up The Past – Writing Historical Fiction Ann Featherstone
Shirley Williams Vera Brittain and the First World War
John Campbell Roy Jenkins – A Well Rounded Life
Jung Chang – Cancelled Empress Dowager Cixi: The Concubine Who Launched Modern China
Simon Heffer Simply English
Kirsty Wark The Legacy of Elizabeth Pringle
Kate Adie Fighting on the Home Front
Philip Hook Breakfast at Sotheby's
Michael Scott Delphi: A History of the Centre of the Ancient World
Gareth Williams Paralysed with Fear: The Story of Polio
Vicky Pryce Prisonomics
Anthony King The Blunders of our Governments
James Naughtie The Madness of July
The Orwell Debate The Housing Crisis and the Countryside
Emma Bridgewater Toast & Marmalade
Lucinda Hawksley The Mystery of Princess Louise
Max Hastings Catastrophe: Europe Goes to War 1914
Samantha Norman, Nev Fountain, N J Cooper, Zoe Sharp & John Lawton The Crime Panel
Robert Bartlett Why Can the Dead Do Such Great Things? Saints and Worshippers from the Martyrs to the Reformation
Margaret Drabble The Pure Gold Baby
Lisa Appignanesi Trials of Passion – Crimes in the Name of Love and Madness
Toby Wilkinson The Nile: Downriver Through Egypt’s Past & Present
Novel Writing Workshop Emma Pass
Brett Westwood & Stephen Moss Tweet of the Day
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