David's Bookshop & David's Music
Eastcheap, Letchworth Garden City, SG6 3DE
Books: 01462 684631 / Music: 01462 475900

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The Tales of Herman and Spice Launch

Wednesday 12 July 0006
7:00 pm

The Tales of Herman and Spice is a volume of three entertaining and exciting children’s books written and illustrated by Letchworth author Richard Wallace. Herman and Spice are endearing characters that children from as young as four to as old as 80 will enjoy.These two cheeky chaps, one as round as a pudding bowl, the other pot-bellied, have plenty of adventures that are brought to life with charming illustrations on every page. In one tale, Herman & Spice go Horse Riding, they set off on horseback only to discover halfway through the trip that one of the horses is actually a very hungry lion that needs feeding – urgently! In another adventure, The Problem of PC Pudding, they visit the policeman’s house to discover him immobile from eating too many cakes! They resolve this problem by putting a wheel on the policeman’s tummy and pushing him around like a wheelbarrow! Whether in the air on a vintage bi-plane or on the back of a lion, these two find themselves in amusing situations that readers of any age will take pleasure in. ABOUT THE AUTHOR: Local author Richard Wallace practically grew up in David’s Bookshop which his father, Paul Wallace, owns. He started working there nine years ago at the age of 15 on Saturdays and during the holidays. Currently he is the second-hand book buyer for the shop. Richard went to the Priory and then onto Liverpool University where he read history. This is his first book.
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Forthcoming Events

Letchworth Raised, Tommy Barnes will Discuss and Sign, A Beer in the Loire
Tuesday 11 September 2018 - 7:30 pm

Sunday Times Top Five bestseller, Ann Cleeves will Discuss and Sign her Final Book in the Shetland Series, Wild Fire Wednesday, 12 September at Davidís Bookshop, 7:30 pm
Wednesday 12 September 2018 - 7;30

Striking a Light The Bryant and May Matchwomen and their Place in History, A talk by Author Louise Raw
Thursday 13 September 2018 - 7:30 pm

Damian Le Bas will Discuss and Sign his Book, The Stopping Places, A Journey Through Gypsy Britain
Wednesday 19 September 2018 - 7:30 pm

Top-Selling Historian Ben Macintyre will Discuss and Sign his Book, The Spy and the Traitor at the Spirella Ballroom
Thursday 27 September 2018 - 7:30 pm

Leading Historian and Archaeologist, Neil Faulkner will Discuss and Sign is Book, A Radical History of the World
Tuesday 09 October 2018 - 7:30 pm

Sunday Times Bestseller, Elly Griffiths will Discuss and Sign her Crime Novel, The Stranger Diaries
Tuesday 06 November 2018 - 7:30 pm

Editor, Katie Macdonald will Discuss The Conscientious Objectorís Wife , A 100-Year Old Love Story in a WW1 Prison
Thursday 15 November 2018 - 7:30 pm

Past Events

Davidís Bookshop Hosts an Art of the Short Story Panel with Two Short Story Writers, Tom Rachman and Ho Lin In Conversation with Hodder Fiction Editor Francine Toon
Saturday 14 July 2018 - 6:15 pm

Local Writer and Campaigner Jane Fae will Discuss her Book, Transition Denied, Comforting the Crisis in Trans Healthcare
Monday 09 July 2018 - 7:30 pm

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Where is David's Bookshop?

David's Bookshops are located in Eastcheap, Letchworth Garden City, only a few minutesí walk from the railway station in the heart of the Town Centre. There is ample parking nearby.

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Contact Information

David's Bookshop

01462 684631

David's Music

01462 475900

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01462 475924

Email

info@davids-bookshops.co.uk

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Sat 8am - 6pm / Sun 10am - 5pm

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Monday - Friday 9am - 7pm
Sat 9am - 6pm / Sun 10am - 5pm

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Monday - Saturday 10am - 5pm
Sunday 10.30am - 4pm
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