Formby Bookshop held a Crime Writers Evening and Buffet at Formby Pool on Thursday night. The event was held outdoors in a rare evenings’s sunshine and authors Stephen Booth, Frances Brody and Martin Edwards entertained an enthusiastic audience with stories about their writing before answering questions and signing copies of their latest books.

Formby Bookshop owner, Tony Higginson, is pictured behind the three authors.

Friday 6th July, Children’s author, Steve Cole (Dr Who, Astrosaurs, Cows in Action, Mr Bean, etc.) will be in the store 3.30-5.30

Saturday July 7th,  12 noon-1pm. Ainsdale’s Jean Sprackland will be signing copiesand talking about ‘Strands’, her book all about Ainsdale Beach and the coastline. This was BBC Radio 4 Book of the Week.

She will talk/read and sign books Sat 14th July Tracy Bleasdale’s Illustrators Workshop.

Report & Photograph By Ron Ellis 

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