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Artizan Street Library Reading Group Met To Discuss: The life and opinions of Tristram Shandy

Artizan Street Reading Group Met to Discuss

The Life And Opinions of Tristram Shandy

By

Laurence Sterne

A novel about writing a novel is the subject of this complex classic which has been described as the greatest shaggy dog story in the English language….

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Artizan Street Library CD Of The Month

Artizan Street Library CD of the Month

The Night Chancers

By

Baxter Dury

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Artizan Street Library Most borrowed Music Of 2019

 

Artizan Street Library Most borrowed Music Of 2019

 

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Artizan Street Library Reading Group Discuss: Day’s without end by Sebastian Barry

Artizan Street Reading Group Discuss

Days without end

by

Sebastian Barry

Having signed up for the US army in the 1850s, aged barely 17, Thomas McNulty and his brother-in-arms, John Cole, go on to fight in the Indian wars and, ultimately, the Civil War. Orphans of terrible hardships themselves, they find these days to be vivid and alive, despite the horrors they both see and are complicit in…..

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Artizan Street Library on Spotify

Artizan Street Library on Spotify

 

Artizan Street Library now has a presence on Spotify. Set up during lockdown staff and library customers have sent in their top ten lockdown songs and favourite albums. Please follow the link below and listen to them on your devices. If you wish you can send in your own personal favourites and they can be added.

please send to

paul.delaney@cityoflondon.gov.uk

spotify link

Regards

Paul

Artizan Street Library Met To Discuss: Girl, Woman, Other by Bernadine Evaristo

Artizan Street Library Reading Group Met To Discuss

Girl, Woman, Other

By

Bernadine Evaristo

 

 

‘Girl, Woman, Other’ follows the lives and struggles of twelve very different characters. Mostly women, black and British, they tell the stories of their families, friends, and lovers, across the country and through the years…

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Days Of The Bagnold Summer by Belle and Sebastian

ARTIZAN STREET LIBRARY CD OF THE MONTH

DAYS OF THE BAGNOLD SUMMER

BY

BELLE AND SEBASTIAN

 

Track List

Sister Buddha (intro)

I Know Where The Summer Goes

Did The Day Go Just Like You Wanted?

Jill Pole

I’ll Keep It Inside

Safety Valve

The Colour’s Gonna Run

Another Day. Another Night

Get Me Away From Here I’m Dying

Wait And See What The Day Holds

Sister Buddha

This Letter

We Were Never Glorious

 The genesis of Days of the Bagnold Summer began in a 2012 a much lauded graphic novel by Joff Winterhart…..

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Artizan Street Library Reading Group met to discuss The autobiography of Alice B Toklas by Gertrude Stein

Artizan Street Library Reading Group Discuss

The Autobiography of Alice B Toklas

By

Gertrude Stein

 

For Gertrude Stein and her companion Alice, life in Paris was based upon the rue de Fleurus and the Saturday evenings. This is Gertrude’s own autobiography and a roll-call of all the extraordinary painters and writers she met…

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Vegan(ish)By Jack Monroe

Vegan(ish)

BY

Jack Monroe

 

This collection of simple, affordable recipes will encourage everyone to give vegan cookery a try. Packed with inventive, easy and 100% vegan dishes, this book suits almost everyone: whether you are looking to take the leap, want to be a little kinder to the planet, need ideas to cook for a vegan friend, or simply want to put some more plant power in your everyday cooking.

 

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