National Reading Groups Day 2016

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National Reading Groups Day 2016

​Celebrate National Reading Groups Day 2016 with us on 18th June.

We're hosting a very special event at the Mitchell Library on 18th June to mark this national celebration of book groups.

Join us from 10.30am - 3.30pm for a fantastic day of author visits and talks including best selling writers Christopher Brookmyre, Lisa Ballantyne and Kate Tough. As well as sharing an excerpt from their books, each author will be discussing how their novel can be used as part of a book group discussion and they'll be sharing hints and ideas on how to make a successful book group! 

Tickets are just £15, amazing value for 6 author talks and tea & cake is also included. Book your tickers here​​ or call the box office on 0141 353 8000. 

Here's the line up:

​10.30 - 10.45 ​Welcome & introduction
​10.45 - 11.30 ​Kate Tough
​11.30 - 12.15 ​Christopher Brookmyre
​12.15 - 13.00 ​Tea & Cake
​13.00 - 13.45  ​Lisa Ballantyne
​13.45 - 14.00 ​Kevin McAllion
​14.00 - 14.15 ​GD Harper
​14.15 - 15.00 ​Scottish Book Trust Showcase
​15.00- 15.30 ​Kirsty Logan

If you're part of a reading group already this is a must for you and if you're interested in joining a book group then come along and find out what it's all about, maybe join a book group or even start up your own at one of our libraries! 

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