From Wednesday 8 September we will operating under Level 2 restrictions.  We will be returning to usual opening hours.

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Our next book club meeting is on Monday 11 October at 6pm.  Our theme for this month is the book that you would recommend to almost anyone.  Check out Facebook or email us to find out more.

The Water Babies - A Retelling from the Original
The Water Babies - A Retelling from the Original
Kingsley, Charles and Holloway, Zena (photography) and Taylor, Heidi (illustrations)

In this contemporary retelling of Kingsley's classic tale, inspired images by award-winning underwater photography Zena Holloway and illustrator Heidi Taylor combine to bring the story of the water babies to life in a unique and entrancing way. While retaining Kingsley's blend of humour, fantasy and delightful innocence, this new version demonstrates that the strong moral tone of the original is as relevant and appealing today as it was 150 years ago...

Second hand Hardback

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