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 An Evening of Poetry and Music with Louis de Bernières

Upcoming Events

Book Club Storytime Upcoming Events Past Events

David Almond - Master Storyteller

Saturday 29th September at 11.30 am, Ripon Library

David Almond, winner of the Hans Christian Andersen Award, reads from his new book ‘The Colour of the Sun’, described by The Bookseller as ‘astonishingly beautiful’ and his next book ‘War is Over’, a graphic novel with a ten-year-old protagonist which commemorates the end of WW1. David will also talk about his famous book, Skellig,  and the roots of his work, and invite lots of lively conversation!


Q & A and Book signing

£7 adult £5 child

David Almond sea shore 9780340944950

Tickets £12

As part of the Ripon Poetry Festival, Louis de Bernières is visiting Ripon, supported by The Little Ripon Bookshop.

Tickets are available from the shop.

7.30pm, Thursday 13th September 2018,

Ripon Spa Hotel, Park Street


A Field Guide to the English Clergy by Revd Fergus Butler-Gallie

"A Compendium of Diverse Eccentrics, Pirates, Prelates and Adventurers; All Anglican, Some Even Practising"


Wenesday 10th October 2018, 7pm,

Holy Trinity Church, Kirkby Road,


£7 tickets including a glass of wine and £5 off a copy of the book on the night. (Online bookings will involve an online booking charge) Tickets are also available from The Little Ripon Bookshop, 13 Westgate, 01765 606689.