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NON-FICTION BOOK OF THE MONTH

To Throw Away Unopened by Viv Albertine

Hardcover, £14.99

A very personal follow up to her best-selling memoir, Clothes, Clothes, Clothes. Music, Music, Music. Boys, Boys, Boys.  Every memoir is a battle between reality and invention – but Viv Albertine has reinvented the genre with her unflinching honesty. ‘Mum’s last moments ruined; my relationship with...

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COUNTRY OF THE MONTH

Poetry Month

Whan that Aprille with his shoures soote. The droghte of Marche hath perced to the roote, And bathed every veyne in swich licour, Of which vertu engendred is the flour. (Geoffrey Chaucer, The Canterbury Tales) Spring is now well on its way and we...

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NOVEL OF THE MONTH

Ordinary People by Diana Evans

Hardcover, £14.99

Written by Beckenham-based author Diana Evans, who has been praised by Naomi Alderman as ‘a lyrical and glorious writer; a precise poet of the human heart’ Set against the backdrop of Barack Obama’s historic election victory, Ordinary People is an intimate, immersive study of...

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TOP 10 DULWICH BOOKS BESTSELLERS LAST MONTH
  1. London Rules by Mick Herron
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    The 5th Jackson Lamb novel and more magic from the inimitable Mick Herron. He doesn't disappoint, as the latest book is full of wit, suspense, intrigue and the twists & turns of a bunch of …

  2. Good Night Stories for Rebel Girls 2 by Elena Favilli and Francesca Cavallo
  3. Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine by Gail Honeyman
  4. Slow Horses by Mick Herron
  5. Conversations with Friends by Sally Rooney
  6. Reservoir 13 by John McGregor
  7. How to Stop Time by Matt Haig
  8. Death in Dulwich by Alice Castle
  9. Spook Street by Mick Herron
  10. Lullaby by Leila Slimani
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YOUNG ADULT BOOK OF THE MONTH

Sam and Ilsa’s Last Hurrah by Rachel Cohn and David Levithan

Paperback, £7.99

The New York Times Bestselling duo behind Nick & Norah’s Infinite Playlist and The Twelve Days of Dash & Lily return with twins out to throw the party of a lifetime–or at least the best party of high school!

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PICTURE BOOK OF THE MONTH

The Weather Girls by Aki

Paperback, £6.99

Reminiscent of the Madeline books, the intrepid Weather Girls explore the seasons. A charming, rhyming story with wonderful illustrations celebrating the wonders of the natural world.

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MIDDLE SCHOOL BOOK OF THE MONTH
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The Infinite Levels of Maisie Day by Christopher Edge

Paperback, £6.99

The third of Edge’s thrillers, it is rooted in real science and feels unique. It manages to make sophisticated scientific theory very accessible, while telling a strong story about families and love.

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EVENTS

Life and Death in Dulwich with Alice Castle

Alice Castle is the local author behind cozy crime bestsellers Death in Dulwich and The Girl in the Gallery. Her books have been compared with the works of Agatha Raisin author MC Beaton and her amateur sleuth heroine, single mum Beth Haldane, has been...

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