Tag: Book reading

Book launch of David Quantick’s ‘All My Colours’

Book launch of David Quantick’s new book, ‘All My Colours’. Wednesday 17th April. 6pm. Printed Matter Bookshop, 185 Queens Road, Hastings, TN34 1RG. Free entry. Todd Milstead is a failed writer and a horrible man, even by the standards of late ‘70s America. But even he is confused when he realises he is the only…
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The Trial by Howard Colyer (adapted from Kafka)

Joseph K is not a happy man. Not only has he been arrested on the morning of his thirtieth birthday for no discernible reason, he’s not had his breakfast yet. Both problems weigh heavily on Joseph’s mind as he reflects on the incidents that may- or may not- have led him to his incarceration and…
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Book launch of A Hidden Landscape Once a Week with Mark Sinker

Book launch of Mark Sinker’s new book with a Q&A style interviewing via local DJ & writer, Ben Thompson, here at Printed Matter Bookshop, 185 Queens Road, Hastings, TN34 1RG. Thursday 24th Janaury at 6pm. Free entry. The book is an anthology of conversations and essays, memories and commentary from the heyday of British pop…
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Book reading of Alice & the Money Tree with JM Weston Briggs

Book reading of ‘Alice & the Money Tree’ with local writer, J.M. Weston Briggs on Wednesday 16th January at 6pm. Printed Matter Bookshop, 185 Queens Road, Hastings, TN34 1RG. Free entry. An illustrated beginners guide to money and its hidden political and economic impact on society, told in Lewis Carrol -style narrative and verse.

Printed Matter Book Club

Next PM Book Club will be on Monday 14th January at the shop. 6pm. Our next book for discussion will be Dr Youssef El-Gingihy ‘How to to Dismantle the NHS in 10 Easy Steps. Dr Youssef El-Gingihy – a GP – tells the story of how the NHS has been gradually converted into a market-based…
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Dickens’ A Christmas Carol – 175th Anniversary Reading

The 19th of December marks the 175th anniversary of Dickens’ much-loved ghost story, ‘A Christmas Carol’ being published. To mark the anniversary we’re going to hold a reading from the novella here in the shop with local actor Sidney Kean. Tickets will be limited to 16 people and advanced booking is advisable. Tickets £5 each…
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Salena Godden and Friends

Salena Godden and Friends

The Wait for Godden is over, we have a date – Tues 11th December at Crowley’s Bar, Hastings. Salena will be joining friends here in Hastings some of which include Catherine Johnson, David Francis, Gareth E, Rees and Oli Spleen. More details to follow soon.