Mon 19 Mar
Time: 3pm - 5pm
Venue: The Belmont Room, Bettys Tea Rooms
Ticket Information: £18 inc. a pot of Bettys Tearoom blend tea or coffee and a plate of miniature cakes
From the author of the world-wide bestseller, The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry, a new novel about learning how to listen and how to feel; and about second chances and choosing to be brave despite the odds. Because in the end, music can save us all...
Rachel Joyce is the author of the Sunday Times and international bestsellers The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry, Perfect, The Love Song of Miss Queenie Hennessey and a collection of interlinked short stories, A Snow Garden & Other Stories. Her work has been translated into thirty-six languages. The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry was shortlisted for the Commonwealth Book prize and longlisted for the Man Booker Prize. Rachel was awarded the Specsavers National Book Awards ‘New Writer of the Year’ in December 2012 and shortlisted for the ‘UK Author of the Year’ 2014.
At this event in Bettys Tea Rooms, Rachel will be reading from and discussing her latest novel The Music Shop. This is an exclusive "Meet the Author" event and there is a limited number of tickets, so don't miss out. The ticket price includes a pot of Bettys Tearoom blend tea or coffee and a plate of miniature cakes.
‘Rachel Joyce tells wonderful stories. In her hands, ordinary lives are given dignity and triumph. She is a champion of humanity, and The Music Shop is no exception. It is a joyous love song that pulses with hope and benevolence and laughter.’ SARAH WINMAN