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Mainstreet-Author Event-Maggie O-Farrell
Thu 9th Apr 2020

Maggie O’Farrell

Author Event

It is always a great pleasure to welcome one of our very favourite authors to the shop. This April, Maggie O’Farrell joins us to discuss her first historical and arguably, most accomplished, novel, Hamnet. The story reveals for the first time in fiction, the heartbreaking loss that inspired Shakespeare’s most celebrated play.

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Thu 2nd Apr 2020

Sebastian Barry

Author Event

A masterful performer on paper and in person, we’re delighted to announce that Costa award winner, Sebastian Barry will be with us at Mainstreet on 2nd April in conversation with Nick Barley of the Edinburgh Book Festival.

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Tue 17th Mar 2020

Joanna Trollope

Author Event

We have a treat in store on Tues 17th March as we welcome bestselling author, Joanna Trollope to Mainstreet to talk about her new book, Mum & Dad.

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Tue 3rd Mar 2020

The Batch Lady

Cookery Demo

We are delighted to announce that up and coming star of the cookery world and one of our own, Borders local, Suzanne Mulholland, will be with us to launch her first book, The Batch Lady, with a cookery demo at Mainstreet on Tues 3rd March.

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