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Books Events in Lanarkshire in May 2024

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Events in Lanarkshire

Leadhills Miners Library

Selected dates between 4th May 2024 - 29th September 2024

Leadhills Miners Library is the oldest subscription library in the British Isles and is now a museum of literature and village life, open weekends May to September!

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Cumbernauld Comic Con

25th May 2024 - 26th May 2024

BGCP Comic Con returns to Cumbernauld when they take over the Antonine Shopping Centre for two days of Comic Con Madness on Saturday 25th and Sunday 26th May!

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Books Events in East Renfrewshire

Here's a selection of Books Events you can find over on our sister site, What's On East Renfrewshire:

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

East Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

8th January 2024 - 21st December 2024

Free, fun and fantastic! East Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions!

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An Evening With Martin Stewart

An Evening With Martin Stewart

21st May 2024

Waterstones Newton Mearns welcome debut crime writer Martin Stewart to discuss and sign copies of Double Proof on Tuesday 21st May!

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Books Events in Edinburgh and the Lothians

Here's a selection of Books Events you can find over on our sister site, What's On Edinburgh:

The Epic History of The Lord of the Rings

The Epic History of The Lord of the Rings

1st May 2024

Journey deep into Tolkien's imagination, from The Lord of the Ring's mythic roots to its enduring legacy. Followed by Q&A.

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Holy Corner Booksale

Holy Corner Booksale

11th May 2024 - 13th May 2024

The Holy Corner Booksale for Christian Aid is back in Morningside United Church from 11th to 13th May with a wide variety of categories for sale!

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‘Un Amor’ by Sara Mesa: A conversation with the author on her latest novel

‘Un Amor’ by Sara Mesa: A conversation with the author on her latest novel

29th May 2024

Join author Sara Mesa, translator Katie Whittemore, and Professor Alexis Grohmann for an engaging conversation about her latest novel at the Scottish Poetry Library on 29th May.

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Books Events in Fife

Books Events in Glasgow

Here's a selection of Books Events you can find over on our sister site, What's On Glasgow:

Mania: Lionel Shriver

Mania: Lionel Shriver

26th May 2024

Lionel Shriver, internationally renowned author of best-selling novels such as We Need to Talk About Kevin and The Post-Birthday World, returns to Aye Write to discuss her new novel Mania.

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An Evening With Mikaela Loach

An Evening With Mikaela Loach

1st May 2024

Join climate campaigner and activist Mikaela Loach at Waterstones Argyle Street to celebrate the paperback launch of her vitally important book, It's Not That Radical!

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Waterstones’ Children’s Book Club

Waterstones’ Children’s Book Club

4th May 2024

At the May edition of Waterstones' Children's Book Club they will be discussing April's Children's Book of the Month, Greenwild: The World Beyond the Door by Pari Thompson!

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Books Events in Renfrewshire and Inverclyde

Here's a selection of Books Events you can find over on our sister site, What's On Renfrewshire:

The Ginger Cat Bookshop Presents an Evening with Sara Sheridan

The Ginger Cat Bookshop Presents an Evening with Sara Sheridan

18th May 2024

Join the Ginger Cat Bookshop for an evening with author Sara Sheridan, a queen of historical fiction, as she discusses her new novel, The Secrets of Blythswood Square with author CJ Cooke!

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Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Renfrewshire Bookbug Sessions

Selected dates between 4th January 2024 - 21st December 2024

Free, fun and fantastic! Renfrewshire Libraries run several interactive song, rhyme and story Bookbug sessions throughout the week!

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How I Became A Butterfly: Book Chat and Q&A

How I Became A Butterfly: Book Chat and Q&A

11th May 2024

Held on the eve of International Fibromyalgia Awareness Day this event will see Amanda from The Butterfly Room read from her book and share details from her own health journey.

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Books Events in Stirling

Here's a selection of Books Events you can find over on our sister site, What's On Stirling:

The Trials of Marjorie Crowe: Meet the Author Craig Robertson

The Trials of Marjorie Crowe: Meet the Author Craig Robertson

30th May 2024

Join us as we chat to one of Stirling Libraries favourite authors, Craig Robertson, about his latest novel ‘The Trials of Marjorie Crowe’.

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A Viv Fraser Mystery: Meet the Author Vicki Clifford

A Viv Fraser Mystery: Meet the Author Vicki Clifford

28th May 2024

Come along to Doune Library on 28th May to meet Vicki Clifford, the author of the Viv Fraser Mystery series!

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The Bookseller of Inverness: Meet the Author S. G. MacLean

The Bookseller of Inverness: Meet the Author S. G. MacLean

29th May 2024

Author Shona MacLean is visiting to talk about ‘The Bookseller of Inverness’, a brooding historical crime novel centred on a bookseller and Culloden survivor who is drawn into a web of intrigue.

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Princess Afternoon Tea
Come dressed as your favourite Princess to the AlonA Hotel where you can meet Princess Cinderella, Sleeping Beauty, Belle and Elsa at their Princess Afternoon Tea event!
BCW Live
The stars of British Championship Wrestling return for their massive family friendly wrestling supershow to East Kilbride on Friday 19th July!
Acoustic Cafe Nights at the Granary presents Beki Hemingway and Randy Kerman
Acoustic Cafe Nights @ The Granary are excited to present Beki Hemingway, and her musical partner Randy Kerkman on Friday 24th May!
Chatelherault Market
Held weekly on Sundays, Chatelherault Market showcases the best of hand-made products from designers and producers across Scotland!
Music For A Summer Evening
Bothwell Philharmonic Choir are delighted to be holding their summer concert in Bothwell Parish Church on Friday 31st May!

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