World Book Night 23 April 2015

Posted on: 21st April 2015

World Book NightWorld Book Night is an annual celebration of reading and books that takes place on 23 April. It sees passionate volunteers give out hundreds of thousands of books in their communities to share their love of reading with people who don’t read regularly or own books. World Book Night is run by The Reading Agency, a national charity that inspires people to become confident and enthusiastic readers to help give them an equal chance in life.
www.worldbooknight.org

To celebrate World Book Night Ealing Libraries, in partnership with The Story So Far, will host an author event.
Re-imagining WW2 with Ben Fergusson, Jason Hewitt and Jane Thynne
Where: W3 Gallery
When: Thursday 23rd April 2015, 6:30 pm - 7:30pm
Admission: FREE

Authors Ben Fergusson, (The Spring of Kasper Meier), Jason Hewitt (The Dynamite Room) and Jane Thynne (A War of Flowers, The Winter Garden and Black Roses) discuss their novels set around the time of World War Two, as well as the art of writing historical fiction; what attracts both readers and writers to this fascinating period; the ideas and inspirations that have shaped their own writing; and the challenges that face historical novelists, including creating realistic characters living within the shadows of war.

Advance booking necessary: thestorysofar@actonartsforum.org or 0208 993 6158 to book a place.

www.benfergusson.com   |  jason-hewitt.com  |  www.janethynne.com