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NON-FICTION BOOK OF THE MONTH

How the Hell Did This Happen? by  P.J O’Rourke

Paperback, £12.99

“America is experiencing the most severe outbreak of mass psychosis since the Salem witch trials of 1692.”   In his latest book, celebrated political satirist, journalist, and die-hard Republican P. J. O’Rourke brings his critical eye and inimitable voice to some serious risky business....

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COUNTRY OF THE MONTH

Turkey & Nigeria

Nigeria and Turkey are both countries with ancient histories and traditions facing the challenges of modernity. In each the precariously-maintained balance between secularism, superstition, Christianity and Islam erupts into violence, and very often the brunt of that violence is borne by women. Both countries...

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NOVEL OF THE MONTH

Lincoln in the Bardo by George Saunders

Hardback, £18.99

The captivating first novel by the best-selling, National Book Award nominee George Saunders, about Abraham Lincoln and the death of his eleven year old son, Willie, at the dawn of the Civil War. On February 22, 1862, two days after his death, Willie Lincoln...

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TOP 10 DULWICH BOOKS BESTSELLERS LAST MONTH
  1. River Effra: South London’s Secret Spine by Jon Newman
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  2. The Nix by Nathan Hill
  3. The Noise of Time by Julian Barnes
  4. Days Without End by Sebastian Barry
  5. We Should All Be Feminists by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie
  6. The Trouble With Goats and Sheep by Joanna Cannon
  7. Golden Hill by Francis Spufford
  8. The Gustav Sonata by Rose Tremain
  9. Apple Tree Yard by Louise Doughty
  10. The Snail and the Whale by Julia Donaldson & Axel Scheffler
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YOUNG ADULT BOOK OF THE MONTH

The Jungle by Pooja Puri

Paperback, £7.99

“There was a story Jahir used to tell me. About how the first humans were born with wings. Can you imagine what that would be like? To fly anywhere in the world without worrying about having the right papers?” Mico has left his family, his...

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PICTURE BOOK OF THE MONTH

Let’s Go to Nursery! by Caryl Hart & Lauren Tobia

Hardback, £11.99

From a wibbly-wobbly building block tower to a sing-song circle, join friends Billy and Bee in a wonderfully bouncy introduction to the hustle and bustle of nursery! Join friends Billy and Bee in the first instalment of a brand-new “First Experiences” series set in...

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MIDDLE SCHOOL BOOK OF THE MONTH
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Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by J.K. Rowling

Hardback, £12.99

A brand new edition of this essential companion to the Harry Potter stories, with a new foreword from J.K. Rowling, an irresistible new jacket by Jonny Duddle, illustrations by Tomislav Tomic and six new beasts! An …

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OTHER NEWS
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Charleston Festival

With the beautiful Vanessa Bell exhibition now at the Dulwich Picture Gallery we are displaying books about the Blooomsbury Group. If you are interested in enjoying literature in Vanessa Bell’s own home, step into the living canvas of Charleston in East Sussex, home of...

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EVENTS

Spring Literature Showcase with Elif Shafak, Ayobami Adebayo and Gwendoline Riley

Join us at 19.00 on 9th March for a special evening of new literature. We are incredibly lucky to be able to invite you to an event with three of the finest writers publishing books this Spring: Elif Shafak (Three Daughters of Eve), Ayobami...

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Peter Bazalgette on The Empathy Instinct

Join us in Dulwich College’s brand new George Farha Auditorium to hear from Sir Peter Bazalgette, author of The Empathy Instinct. Sir Peter’s book presents revolutionary new ideas about what empathy is and how it can transform society. It concludes with a Charter for...

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Sun 11am - 4pm

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