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Our events play a big part of our life here at Simply Books and we love hosting them! From our regular events in the bookshop to our Headline author events and our Simply Cinema film screenings - we have something for everyone!

Simply Books events!

Our regular bookshop events


Join Sue for stories & fun creative activities!

Rescue Chair

Date:  18th February

Time:  10.30am


Baby Book Club

Stories & rhymes perfect for 0-3 year olds!

Simply Books presents... Joanna Trollope

Baby Book Club

Date: 18 Feb & 5 Mar

Time: 2.00pm

Beginners to advanced knitters -

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Informal Italian conversation


coffee &


An entertaining half hour chatting about books with Andrew.

Coffee & Conversation

Date: 4th March

Time: 11.00am

Caffe e Conversazione

Date: 25th February

Time: 11.00am


Our upcoming events...

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Held on the third Thursday of every month...

Held on the first Wednesday of every month...

Held on the last Tuesday of every month...


Held on the first Thursday & third Tuesday of every month ...

Café y Conversacion

Date: 6th March

Time: 11.00am

Enjoy informal Spanish conversation

over cake

and coffee.

Held on the first Friday of every month..

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Click on the images below to find out more about our regular events!

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Knit & Natter

Date: 20th February

Tme: 2.00pm

We entertain the children while you relax in the cafe!


Date: Thursday 19th March Time: 7:30pm

Venue: Ford's Lane Church, Ford's Lane, Bramhall



Join us for an evening ‘in conversation’ with one of the country’s most popular and distinguished authors – and one of the most engaging speakers we’ve ever hosted!



Tickets: £10 (redeemable on the night against a signed/dedicated copy of MUM & DAD)

Buy Tickets

Join Michelle as she introduces you to the star of her brand new book 'The Day The Banana Went Bad'.

We are delighted to welcome debut author Beth Morrey for an evening in conversation about her new novel Saving Missy – bittersweet, tender and uplifting and a big hit with Sue’s Women’s Book Club.

A beautifully acted and sensitive new adaptation of Louisa May Alcott’s much beloved and timeless classic.

Join us for lunch and lively conversation with Great British Bake Off judge Prue Leith and her niece Peta Leith (former sous chef at The Ivy, and a lifelong vegetarian) to celebrate the publication of their new book.

We’re delighted to welcome Joanna back to Simply Books for the launch of her new novel MUM & DAD.

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A breathtaking WWI epic...two young soldiers are tasked with crossing enemy territory to deliver a message that will stop a deadly attack on hundreds of British soldiers. Visually stunning and totally gripping.

You are warmly invited to join us for a book launch party to celebrate the publication of Sarah Butler’s new novel JACK & BET…

Feel-good film of the year! With their soldier partners serving in Afghanistan a group of women come together to form the first military wives choir…