Poppy Carmichael, 30, certainly never intended to own a florist. But when she inherits her grandmother’s beloved flower shop on the beautiful Cornish coast, Poppy has no choice but to return to the pretty harbour town of St Felix where she spent much of her childhood. … More The Little Flower Shop By The Sea by Ali McNamara
“The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society is a story, told in letter format, which discusses life in Guernsey under the German Occupation in World War 2. The book has received incredibly high praise and good reviews externally which I hope will mean many people will enjoy it.” Dawn (Reader Development Team). … More Group Read Number 3
“If you like Barbara Erskine why not try Pamela Hartshorn? Her latest book House Of Shadows reminded me of Erskine’s Lady of Hay…” … More House Of Shadows by Pamela Hartshorn.
Meet the Authors Rachel Abbott, Debbie Howells and Michelle Davies are coming to share their tips for aspiring authors and to talk about their writing careers so far. They will also be reading from their latest novels, and signing copies too. Ramsbottom Library June 9th 2pm. … More How To Get Away With Murder…
“I am a crafter and if you are, you will know that parchment crafts has come back in fashion because of Barbara Gray’s ‘Groovi Board’. So I thrilled when my local library had a copy of a parchment craft book by Janet Wilson.” Crafty Jack … More Parchment Craft by Janet Wilson
“This fabulously moving and memorable book examines the life of Alice – a Harvard professor – and her experience of early onset Alzheimer’s disease…This is a book that has changed and challenged all of my preconceived ideas of what it is like to have Alzheimer’s or to be part of a family coping with its effects.” Nic. … More Still Alice by Lisa Genova
Everyone in Bury Libraries works really hard to produce fantastic displays that promote our services, stock and events. We would love to know if you visit your local library and enjoyed one of our displays. … More A Clever Use Of Space.
“Don’t let the unusual subject matter and setting put you off reading this hugely compelling novel. The narritive and characters are so strong and the plot hurtles along.” Gillian (Bury Libraries customer.) … More The Bees by Laline Paull