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

Forthcoming Events

David's Poet in Residence, John Gohorry Will be Reading and Talking around his Recently Published Sequence Thirty-Three Ostrich Cadenzas
Thursday 27 July 2017 - 5 pm

Monthly Creative Writing Workshop
Monday 21 August 2017 - 7 pm

A Laurel and Hardy Short and Best-Selling and Award Winning Author, John Connolly will Introduce and Sign his Novel, he at The Broadway Cinema
Wednesday 06 September 2017 - 7:30

Best Selling Biographer and Author of Victoria, A Life, AN Wilson will Discuss and Sign his Book, Charles Darwin, Victorian Mythmaker at the Spirella Ballroom
Monday 11 September 2017 - 7:30 pm

Best Selling Biographer and Author of Charles Dickens, Claire Tomalin will Discuss and Sign her Memoir, A Life of My Own
Wednesday 13 September 2017 - 7:30

David's Bookshop will Host a Writing/Publishing Evening with Author, Nell Stevens and Writers' & Artists' Yearbook 2017 Editor, Alysoun Owen
Thursday 14 September 2017 - 7:30

Monthly Creative Writing Workshop
Monday 18 September 2017 - 7 pm

Bestselling Author/Illustrator of the How to Train Your Dragon Series, Cressida Cowell will Discuss her New Childrenís Novel, The Wizards of Once at St Francis College
Wednesday 20 September 2017 - 4:30

Acclaimed Author, Christopher Fowler will Introduce and Sign The Book of Forgotten Authors
Monday 09 October 2017 - 7:30 pm

Monthly Creative Writing Workshop
Monday 16 October 2017 - 7 pm

BBC Broadcaster, Author and Theoretical Physicist, Jim Al-Khalili will Discuss and Sign, Whatís Next, What Science Can Tell Us About Our Fascinating Future
Wednesday 18 October 2017 - 7:30 pm

Best-Selling Historian, Simon Jenkins will Introduce and Sign his book, Britainís 100 Best Railway Stations at the Spirella Ballroom
Tuesday 14 November 2017 - 7:30 pm

Monthly Creative Writing Workshop
Monday 20 November 2017 - 7 pm

Past Events

Author of the world-wide best seller, The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry, Rachel Joyce will Introduce and Sign her novel, The Music Shop
Wednesday 19 July 2017 - 7:30 pm

Monthly Creative Writing Workshop
Monday 17 July 2017 - 7 pm

Bestselling Author, Peter Robinson will Introduce and Sign his Novel, Sleeping in the Ground
Friday 14 July 2017 - 7 pm

Who's Beating Back ISIS in Syria?
Wednesday 12 July 2017 - 7:30 pm

Poetry ID Poetry Reading and Anthology Launch
Thursday 15 June 2017 - 7:30 pm

Acclaimed Novelist, Salley Vickers will Discuss and Sign her New Novel, Cousins at David's Bookshop
Wednesday 14 June 2017 - 7:30 pm

Music Journalist, David Hepworth will Introduce and Sign his book, Uncommon People, The Rise and Fall of the Rock Stars at David's Bookshop
Tuesday 13 June 2017 - 7:30 pm

International launch of the Third Book in the Best-Selling Charles Holborne London 1960s noir series, The Lighterman by Simon Michael
Thursday 25 May 2017 - 7:30 pm

UKís Top-Selling Female Historian, Alison Weir will Introduce and Sign the Latest in her Six Tudor Queen Series, Anne Boleyn, A Kingís Obsession at the Spirella Ballroom
Tuesday 23 May 2017 - 7:30 pm

Davidís Bookshop Hosts a Crime Panel with Three Eminent Crime Fiction Writers, Ann Cleeves, Sharon Bolton and Elly Griffiths In Conversation with Crime Fiction Critic Jake Kerridge
Thursday 18 May 2017 - 7:30 pm

Best-Selling Spy Novelist, Mick Herron will Introduce and Sign the Latest in his Jackson Lamb Series, Spook Street
Tuesday 09 May 2017 - 7:30

An Evening of Eurovision Fun Ė with a Serious Edge
Monday 08 May 2017 - 7:30 pm

Radio 4ís The World Tonight Voice, Robin Lustig will Discuss and Sign his memoir, Is Anything Happening? My Life as a Newsman
Tuesday 25 April 2017 - 7:30

Botanist, Best-Selling Writer and Broadcaster, James Wong will Discuss and Sign his Cookbook, How to Eat Better
Tuesday 11 April 2017 - 7:30 pm

Andy Miller -
Tuesday 28 February 2017 - 6:30

David's Christmas Quiz
Wednesday 28 December 2016 - 6 pm

Alan Johnson, MP and Former Home Secretary Will Introduce and Sign, The Long and Winding Road at The Spirella Ballroom
Sunday 11 December 2016 - 3:30

GOHORRY IN RESIDENCE
Sunday 11 December 2016 - 10.30 ONWARDS

Local Crime Thriller Author, Simon Michael will Meet, Greet and Sign his two Novels The Brief and an Honest Man
Saturday 03 December 2016 - 11 am

Afternoon Tea with UKís Foremost Music Critic, Fiona Maddocks, Who Will Discuss and Sign, her New Book, Music for Life In Conversation with Susan Sturrock
Friday 18 November 2016 - 4:00 pm

Sale, Sale, Sale!!!! Davidís Books Music and Card Sale Weekend
Sunday 13 November 2016 - 10 am

Sale, Sale, Sale!!!! Davidís Books Music and Card Sale Weekend
Saturday 12 November 2016 - 8 am

Nature Writer, Derek Niemann will Introduce and Sign A Tale of Trees, The Battle to Save Britainís Ancient Woodland
Tuesday 08 November 2016 - 7:30 pm

Prizewinning Author, Presenter of Coast and Map Man, Nicholas Crane will Introduce and Sign The Making of The British Landscape
Wednesday 19 October 2016 - 7:30 pm

Journalist, Tim Moore will Introduce and Sign The Cyclist Who Went Out in the Cold
Thursday 06 October 2016 - 7:30 pm

Glyn Maxwell : Drinks With Dead Poets at The Broadway Theatre
Thursday 29 September 2016 - 7 pm

Journalist, Samir Jeraj will Introduce and Sign The Rent Trap How We Fell Into It and How We Get Out of It
Monday 26 September 2016 - 7:30 pm

Multi-Award-Winning, Bestselling Writer and Artist and Author of Charlie and Lola Series, Lauren Child Will Be Signing her New Charlie and Lola Book, One Thing
Thursday 15 September 2016 - 4:00 pm

Alan Titchmarsh - Celebrity Gardener, Broadcaster and Writer - Introduces and Signs his Novel, Mr Gandy's Grand Tour
Tuesday 13 September 2016 - 7:30

GOHORRY IN RESIDENCE DAVIDíS BOOKSHOP
Saturday 23 July 2016 - 10:30 onwards

Davidís Bookshop Hosts a Talk on The Importance of Landscape in Fiction with Novelists, Sarah Leipciger and Stephanie Bishop and Headline Fiction Editor, Mary-Anne Harrington
Tuesday 19 July 2016 - 7:30 pm

Davidís Bookshop Hosts a Talk on The Importance of Landscape in Fiction with Novelists, Sarah Leipciger and Stephanie Bishop and Headline Fiction Editor, Mary-Anne Harrington
Tuesday 19 July 2016 - 7:30 pm

Best Selling Author and Richard and Judy Co-Host, Richard Madeley In Conversation with Judy Finnagan Talks About and Signs his New Novel, The Night Book
Thursday 07 July 2016 - 7:30 pm

Best Selling Childrenís Author, Robert Muchamore Signs his Final Ever Cherub Novel, New Guard
Wednesday 22 June 2016 - 4:00

Moulettes LIVE in-store with support from Paul Mosley
Friday 10 June 2016 - 5pm

Jacqueline Wilson, Former Childrenís Laureate and Best-Selling Childrenís Author Opens Davidís Children's Bookshop
Sunday 15 May 2016 - 1 pm

Jacqueline Wilson, Former Childrenís Laureate and Best-Selling Childrenís Author Talks about her New Book, Rent A Bridesmaid
Sunday 15 May 2016 - 2 pm

The Power of Soft Author, Hilary Gallo Talks about and Signs his New Book
Thursday 12 May 2016 - 7:30 pm

Emma Bridgewater, Queen of British Kitchenware Talks about and Signs her New Book, Pattern at the Spirella Ballroom
Wednesday 11 May 2016 - 7:30 pm

Afternoon Tea with Anna Beer, the Cultural Historian Will Talk About and Sign her New Book, Sounds and Sweet Airs, The Forgotten Women of Classical Music
Friday 22 April 2016 - 4:30 pm

Female Genital Mutilation in Britain, How We Can Help to Stop It, A Talk and Signing by Hibo Wardere, Author of Cut, FGM in Britain Today
Tuesday 19 April 2016 - 7:30 pm

Gohorry in Residence at Davidís Bookshop Saturday 16 April 10.30 onwards
Saturday 16 April 2016 - 10:30

Record Store Day 2016
Saturday 16 April 2016 - 8am (early opening!)

John Connolly, Best Selling Crime Writer Talks about and Signs his New Book, A Time of Torment
Thursday 14 April 2016 - 8 pm

Davidís Book Club: Novelist and Costa Book Awards Winner, Andrew Michael Hurley Talks about and Signs his New Book, The Loney
Wednesday 06 April 2016 - 7:30 pm

LOCAL GROUP POETRY ID IN CONJUNCTION WITH DAVIDíS BOOKSHOP ARE DELIGHTED TO PRESENT A POETRY READING BY STUART HENSON
Thursday 10 March 2016 - 7:30 pm

Fishwife's Broadside LIVE in-store / single launch
Saturday 05 March 2016 - 3pm

British Writer and Broadcaster Mark Ovenden talks about and signs his New Book, Transit Maps of the World
Thursday 18 February 2016 - 7:30 pm

John Gohorry, Poet in Residence from 10.30 onwards
Saturday 30 January 2016 - 10.30 onwards

Best selling thriller writer and author of Harryís Game, Gerald Seymour Talks About and Signs his New Novel No Mortal Thing
Thursday 21 January 2016 - 7:30

MYSTERY JETS album launch LIVE acoustic in-store!
Friday 15 January 2016 - Midday

David's Christmas Quizz
Monday 28 December 2015 - 5:30 pm

Author and Comedian, Johnny Tait Signs his New Novel Factor 2025
Saturday 21 November 2015 - 11 am

A Firm of Poets: The People's Republic of Poetry
Saturday 14 November 2015 - 7 pm

Davidís Books, Music and Card Sale Weekend
Saturday 07 November 2015 - All Day

Stick in the Wheel LIVE in-store
Saturday 31 October 2015 - 3pm

Sport Stacking World Medallist and UK Record Holder of 15 WSSA World Championship Sport Stacking Medals, James Acraman, featured in the latest Guinness World Records Book Comes to David's Bookshop
Saturday 31 October 2015 - 11:00 am

Local Author and Storyteller, Jen Foley, entertains in a storytelling performance of Bedfordshire Ghost Stories
Friday 30 October 2015 - 7:30

Poetry Reading - John Gohorry, Poet in Residence at David's Bookshop - reads his new poem, The Firebird
Thursday 29 October 2015 - 6pm

Author of Critically Acclaimed All Hell Let Loose, Max Hastings Talks About and Signs his New Book, The Secret War, Spies, Codes and Guerrillas 1939-1945
Thursday 22 October 2015 - 7:30 pm

Architectural Historian and BBC Personality, Dan Cruickshank Talks About and Signs his Book, History of Architecture in 100 Buildings
Tuesday 20 October 2015 - 7:30

Award Winning and Bestselling Author, Tom Holland Talks About and Signs his Book, Dynasty, The Rise and Fall of the House of Caesar
Tuesday 13 October 2015 - 7:30 pm

Derek Niemann talks about and signs his book, A Nazi in the Family
Tuesday 06 October 2015 - 7:30 pm

Norton Community Archaeology Group Launches Norton Manorial Court Records 1540-1752
Tuesday 29 September 2015 - 7:30 pm

Paul Armfield LIVE in-store!
Monday 21 September 2015 - 7.30pm

Davidís Books Club: Author of The Best Exotic Marigold Hotel, Deborah Moggach talks about and signs her new book, Something to Hide at David's Bookshop
Wednesday 16 September 2015 - 7:30 pm

SAMUEL JOHNSONíS AMBER A BIRTHDAY CELEBRATION
Tuesday 15 September 2015 - 7:30 pm

SAS Hero Turned Bestselling Thriller Writer, Chris Ryan Talks About and Signs his Book, Hellfire
Monday 07 September 2015 - 7:30

Celebrity Chef, Rick Stein talks about and signs his new book, From Venice to Instanbul In Conversation with the Highly Respected Food Writer, Broadcaster, Publisher and Former Restaurateur, Tom Jaine At The Broadway Cinema
Sunday 06 September 2015 - 3:15

Tiger Who Came to Tea Trail
Saturday 27 June 2015 - All day

Poet in Residence, John Gohorry Launches his New Collection, Age of Saturn
Tuesday 23 June 2015 - 7:30 pm

Emma Healey Talks About and Signs her Bestseller, Elizabeth is Missing For Independent Bookshop Week
Monday 22 June 2015 - 7:30 pm

Davidís Bookshop Celebrates Independent Bookshop Week with a 24-Hour Bedtime Read, Novelist Emma Healey, Poet, John Gohorry and A Tiger for Tea Trail Saturday, 20 June to Saturday, 27 Jun
Saturday 20 June 2015 - 6 Am

25% Off Everything Sale
Saturday 20 June 2015 - All Day

24-Hour Bedtime Read
Saturday 20 June 2015 - From 6:00 am onwards

Hertfordshire Author, BK Duncan Signs her New Book, Foul Trade (RRP £7.99) Just turn Up to Meet Her
Saturday 13 June 2015 - From 10:30

Award-Winning Comedian, Francesca Martinez talks about and signs her new book, What the F*** Is Normal?! at the Spirella Ballroom
Tuesday 02 June 2015 - 7:30 pm

Antony Beevor Talks About and Signs his New Book, Ardennes 1944 Hitlerís Last Gamble
Thursday 28 May 2015 - 7:30 pm

Jeffery Deaver Talks About and Signs his New Book, Solitude Creek
Sunday 10 May 2015 - 5:30 pm

Gilmore & Roberts LIVE In-store!
Saturday 02 May 2015 - 3pm

Poet in Residence, John Gohorry Signs his Books
Saturday 02 May 2015 - 10:30

Record Store Day 2015
Saturday 18 April 2015 - 8am

Letchworth poet Gareth Writer-Davies reveals the genesis of his collection BODIES and will read from and sign copies of his book.
Thursday 16 April 2015 - 7:30 pm

Julian Baggini Talks About and Signs his New Book, Freedom Regained, The Possibility of Free Will
Tuesday 14 April 2015 - 7:30 pm

Celebrity Chef, Mary Berry talks about and signs her new book, Absolute Favourites
Thursday 02 April 2015 - 7:15 pm

Songwriter and Musician, Viv Albertine talks about and signs her new book, Clothes, Music, Boys
Thursday 19 March 2015 - 7:30 pm

Davidís Motherís Day Event: Graeme Simsion Talks About and Signs his Hilarious Novel, The Rosie Effect
Sunday 15 March 2015 - 5:00 pm

Award-Winning Environmentalist, Tony Juniper talks about and signs his new book, What Nature Does for Britain
Tuesday 10 March 2015 - 7:30 pm

Foxfield LIVE in-store!
Friday 27 February 2015 - 7:30 pm

Broadcaster and Writer, Clare Balding talks about and signs her new book, Walking Home, My Family and Other Rambles at the Broadway Cinema
Sunday 30 November 2014 - 4 pm

LIVE acoustic set from LOUISE JORDAN
Saturday 29 November 2014 - 12pm

Sportscaster and Writer, Ned Boulting talks about and signs his new book, 101 Damnations, Notes from the 101st Tour de France
Tuesday 25 November 2014 - 7:30 pm

The Lords of Thyme play LIVE in-store!
Saturday 22 November 2014 - 2pm

Pre-Christmas Sale
Saturday 08 November 2014 - 8 am

Moulettes LIVE in-store!
Thursday 30 October 2014 - 4pm

Davidís Poet in Residence, John Gohorry talks about and signs his books of poems
Saturday 18 October 2014 - 10:45

Nature Writer, Helen Macdonald Talks about and signs her new book, H is for Hawk
Tuesday 14 October 2014 - 7:30 pm

Davidís Bookshop puts famous author, Ken Follett on the party map
Saturday 11 October 2014 - 11 am

Best Selling Novelist, Victoria Hislop talks about and signs The Sunrise, her eagerly awaited new novel from the multi-million copy bestselling author of The Island, The Return and The Thread
Wednesday 08 October 2014 - 7:30 pm

War Correspondent and novelist, Scott Anderson talks about and signs his Sunday Times and New York Times best-seller, Lawrence in Arabia, War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East
Tuesday 07 October 2014 - 7:30 pm

Biographer and Historian, Juliet Barker talks about and signs her new book, England, arise
Wednesday 01 October 2014 - 7:30 pm

Biographer and Historian, Juliet Barker talks about and signs her new book, England, arise
Wednesday 01 October 2014 - 7:30

Comedian, Paul Merton talks about and signs his new book, Only When I Laugh in Conversation with Mark Prescott
Monday 29 September 2014 - 7:30 pm

Local Author from Letchworth, Sidney Edwards signs his gripping account of his clandestine involvement in the Falklands War, My Secret Falklands War
Saturday 13 September 2014 - 11 am

Columnist, Broadcaster and Young Writer of the Year winner, Owen Jones talks about and signs his new book, The Establishment
Thursday 11 September 2014 - 7:30 pm

Davidís Book Club: Novelist, Natalie Young Talks about and signs her new book, Season to Taste
Tuesday 22 July 2014 - 7:30

Bestselling Author, Mark Forsyth talks about and signs his new book, The Unknown Unknown Bookshops and the Delight of Not Getting What You Wanted in Honour of Independent Booksellerís Week
Saturday 05 July 2014 - 6:30

Local Author, Elizabeth Ellis signs her new Novel, Living with Strangers During Independent Booksellers Week
Saturday 05 July 2014 - 11am until 1pm

17-Year Old Kimberly Hoar Signs her book, Between Secrets and Lies during Independent Booksellers Week
Saturday 05 July 2014 - 3 pm to 5 pm

Kick-off to Independent Booksellers Week, Pamela Manfield and Trevor Radford talk about and sign their new book, Theyíll Never Do It!
Saturday 28 June 2014 - 11am until 1pm

Davidís Literary Quiz in Honour of Independent Booksellers Week
Saturday 28 June 2014 - 6:30

David's Poet in Residence, John Gohorry Visits the Bookshop
Saturday 21 June 2014 - 11am until 1pm

Author, Sue Woolmans talks about and signs her new book, The Assassination of the Archduke
Tuesday 10 June 2014 - 7:30

Local Childrenís Author and Illustrator, Sarah Bellisario talks about and signs her Book, Menangerie Magique
Sunday 18 May 2014 - 2:30

Author and Yogi, Simon Haas talks about and signs his new book, The Book of Dharma
Sunday 18 May 2014 - 5:30

Novelist, John Spurling talks about and signs his new book, Ten Thousand Things
Thursday 08 May 2014 - 7:30

Record Store Day 2014
Saturday 19 April 2014 - 8am

Davidís Book Club: Novelist, Rachel Joyce talks about her new book, Perfect. She will also discuss her massive bestseller The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry
Thursday 10 April 2014 - 7:30 pm

Author, Vitali Vitaliev talks about his new book, Granny Yaga
Thursday 03 April 2014 - 7:30

Davidís Bookshop hosts a Series of Publisher Talks With Christopher MacLehose
Tuesday 01 April 2014 - 7:30 pm

Davidís Poet in Residence, John Gohorry talks about and signs his new book of poems, Adagios on Rť - Adagios en Rť
Saturday 15 March 2014 - 2pm until 4pm

Darkroom | Minor Pilot Launch Party
Saturday 15 March 2014 - 7pm

CANCELLED Author, Alexander Boot talks about his new book, How the Future Worked Russia through the eyes of a young non-person
Wednesday 12 March 2014 - 7:30 pm

Local Author, Catharine H Smither signs her new book, The Journey
Saturday 22 February 2014 - 11am until 1pm

Davidís Bookshop hosts a Debate on World War I: August 1914 Ė It Was Necessary for Britain to go to War
Wednesday 19 February 2014 - 7:30 pm

Davidís Book Club: Novelist, Jo Baker talks about her new book, Longbourn at Letchworth Arts Centre
Thursday 06 February 2014 - 7:30

Kiki Dee & Carmelo Luggeri LIVE in-store!
Saturday 14 December 2013 - 6.30pm

Franc Cinelli LIVE acoustic set
Saturday 07 December 2013 - 3pm

Lebanese storyteller and author, Wafa Tarnowska, will discuss the history of 1,001 Nights, share her stories and provide a journey through the magical world of The Arabian Nights
Thursday 05 December 2013 - 7:30 pm

Davidís Bookshop hosts a Debate on Education: Teaching is too Important to be Left to Teachers
Thursday 28 November 2013 - 7:15

Bob Stanley, author of Yeah Yeah Yeah: The Story of Modern Pop will Play Records and Discuss the History of UK Pop Music 1952-2002
Tuesday 26 November 2013 - 8 pm

Davidís Bookshop Presentís Gerald Charles Dickens (the great great grandson of Charles Dickens)
Thursday 21 November 2013 - 5:00 PM

Poetry ID Presents Poet, Helen Ivory at David's Bookshop
Thursday 21 November 2013 - 7:30 pm

Pam Ayres talks about and signs her new collection of poetry, You Made Me Late Again!
Tuesday 12 November 2013 - 6 pm

The Whybirds Album Launch! LIVE IN-STORE!
Saturday 09 November 2013 - 6.30pm

Davidís Books Music and Card Sale Weekend
Saturday 02 November 2013 - 8 am

The October Game LIVE In-store!
Friday 11 October 2013 - 7.30pm

TURIN BRAKES Live in-store at David's Music
Saturday 05 October 2013 - 4pm

Klaus Johann Grobe LIVE in-store!
Tuesday 01 October 2013 - 7.30pm

An Evening with Chris Priesley, writer for teens and adults
Thursday 19 September 2013 - 7 pm

Emily Barker LIVE In-store!
Thursday 25 July 2013 - 7.30pm

Colin Babb talks about and signs his new book, They Gave The Crowd Plenty Fun: West Indian Cricket and its Relationship with the British-Resident Caribbean Diaspora
Wednesday 24 July 2013 - 7:30 pm

Greg Russell & Ciaran Algar play LIVE in-store!
Saturday 20 July 2013 - 2pm

Lord Douglas Hurd talks about and signs his new book, Disraeli or The Two Lives With Afternoon Tea at Letchworth Golf Club
Wednesday 17 July 2013 - 3:00 pm

Yasmeen Ismail, Author and Illustrator of Time for Bed Fred is Davidís Illustrator in Residence During Independent Booksellers Week
Saturday 06 July 2013 - 11 am until 4 pm

The Duckworth Lewis Method LIVE In-store
Friday 05 July 2013 - 7.30pm

The Duckworth Lewis Method Live in Store At David's Music
Friday 05 July 2013 - 7:30 pm

Michael Simkins talks about and signs his new book, The Rules of Acting During Independent Booksellers Week
Tuesday 02 July 2013 - 7:00 pm

Tom Williamson and Anne Rowe talk about and sign their new book, Hertfordshire A Landscape History
Wednesday 26 June 2013 - 7:30

Vitali Vitaliev An Evening with the renowned author
Wednesday 19 June 2013 - 7:30 pm

Creepy Crawlies Insects, reptiles and more from Shepreth Wildlife Park
Saturday 15 June 2013 - 11 am until 1 pm

Junction - A First Anthology from Poetry ID
Thursday 13 June 2013 - 7:30 pm

Martin Gurdon signs his new book, Doing Bird, A Chicken Keeperís Year
Saturday 11 May 2013 - 11 am

Wolf People LIVE in-store
Saturday 04 May 2013 - 7pm

Helping Your Child to Read With author Kaye Umansky and Jane Walker of Barrington Stoke
Thursday 02 May 2013 - 7:30 pm

Davidís Bookshop Celebrates its 50th Anniversary with a Debate on Progress over the Last 50 Years and a Party
Saturday 27 April 2013 - 7:00 pm

Getting started with Baby-Led Weaning Seminar
Friday 26 April 2013 - 10 am

Book Club - novelist, Romesh Gunesekera discusses his new book, The Prisoner of Paradise Read the book, then discuss with the author, live at Davidís
Thursday 25 April 2013 - 7:30 pm

Record Store Day 2013
Saturday 20 April 2013 - 8am

Crime Fiction Writer, S. J. Bolton talks about and signs her new book, Like This Forever
Monday 15 April 2013 - 7;30

Sid Griffin sings & chats LIVE in store!
Wednesday 27 March 2013 - 7.30pm

Poetry and Cake at David's Bookshop
Sunday 24 March 2013 - 5:00 pm

Round the World and Round the Clock Ten in a Bed Ė Local Storytelling Group, Fibs and Fables take up Challenge
Saturday 09 March 2013 - Noon until Midnight

Dr Nicholas Mee signs his new book, Higgs Force Ė Cosmic Symmetry Shattered The story of the greatest scientific discovery for 50 years
Saturday 23 February 2013 - 11 am onwards

David's Annual Trivia Quiz
Sunday 30 December 2012 - 5:30 pm

ďBuddy Rescue and the Dolphin FamilyĒ book and television animation launch
Saturday 29 December 2012 - 11 am

Poet John Gohorry in Residence
Saturday 01 December 2012 - 10:30 am until 5:00 pm

Ethan Johns LIVE In-store
Monday 19 November 2012 - 6.00pm

Salley Vickers Talks About her New Book, The Cleaner of Chartres
Thursday 08 November 2012 - 7:30 pm

Davidís Books Music and Card Sale Weekend
Saturday 03 November 2012 - 8am -6pm on Saturday and 10:00 - 5:00 on Sunday

Fiore Quartet playing in David's Bookshop / David's Music
Saturday 13 October 2012 - 3 p.m.

We Heart Libraries Autumn Social
Thursday 04 October 2012 - 6:45 pm

Daniel Trilling Talks About his New Book, Bloody Nasty People, The Rise of Britainís Far Right
Wednesday 03 October 2012 - 7:30 pm

Local Writer, Elizabeth Taylor signs her New Book, Next Stop Siberia
Saturday 29 September 2012 - 11 am

Screening: LAST SHOP STANDING The Rise, Fall and Rebirth of the Independent Record Shop
Friday 28 September 2012 - 7:30 pm

Jerry Brotton Talks About his New Book, A History of the World in Twelve Maps
Monday 24 September 2012 - 7:30

MISTER BLAIR AND MISTER COMMON: a talk by Dr Keith Armstrong on the friendship between Newcastle working class writer Jack Common and George Orwell
Saturday 22 September 2012 - 7:30 pm

Ben Fogle Talks About his New Book, The Accidental Naturalist *SOLD OUT*
Friday 07 September 2012 - 7:00 pm

A Celebration of Winnie the Witchís 25th Birthday
Monday 20 August 2012 - 3:00 pm

Isobel Williams -- Captain Scottís Invaluable Assistant: Edgar Evans
Monday 16 July 2012 - 7:30 pm

WILKO JOHNSON Talks about & Signs His New Autobiography
Monday 09 July 2012 - 7.30pm

The Tales of Herman and Spice Launch
Friday 06 July 2012 - 7:00 pm

Mike Carter Talks About his 3,000 Mile Bicycle Trip Around the Coast of Britain and Signs One Man and His Bike
Thursday 05 July 2012 - 7:30 pm

The Bookshop Band Comes To Davidís
Saturday 30 June 2012 - 2:30 and 3:30

Poetry and Cake at David's Bookshop
Sunday 24 June 2012 - 5:30

Chris West Talks About and Signs his New Book, First Class - A History of Britain in 36 Postage Stamps
Wednesday 20 June 2012 - 7:30

Hearts, Herts and Happy Endings: Freya North at the Letchworth Festival
Tuesday 19 June 2012 - 7:00 pm

How to Survive as a Successful Writer Talk Led by Author and Journalist, Vitali Vitaliev
Friday 15 June 2012 - 7:30

Marina Lewycka Talks about and Signs her New Book, Various Pets Alive & Dead
Monday 21 May 2012 - 7:30 pm

John Julius Norwich Talks About and Signs his New Book, The Popes: A History
Monday 14 May 2012 - 7:30

Voula Grand Talks About and Signs her Debut Novel, Honorís Shadow and The Psychology Book
Tuesday 08 May 2012 - 7:30 pm

Anthony Peake Talks About and Signs his New Book, The Labyrinth of Time
Thursday 03 May 2012 - 7:30

World Book Night
Monday 23 April 2012 - 7:00 pm

Discount sale - 20% off almost everything!
Sunday 22 April 2012 - All day

Mega Mash Up: Draw Your Own Adventure for 6-11 Year Olds with Authors, Nikalas Catlow and Tim Wesson
Saturday 21 April 2012 - 3:00 pm

Discount Sale - 20% off almost everything in our two shops!!!
Saturday 21 April 2012 - 12 noon onwards

Helen Reddington talk: The Lost Women of Rock, Female Musicians of the Punk Era
Friday 20 April 2012 - 7.30pm

Bestselling Author, Robert Goddard Talks About his Thriller, Fault Line
Wednesday 11 April 2012 - 7:30 pm

Brilliant Local Pianist, Andrei Pytaleu Plays Classical and Jazz at David's Music Shop
Saturday 07 April 2012 - 2 pm

Gerrard Williams Talks About and Signs his New Book, Grey Wolf The Escape of Adolf Hitler
Monday 02 April 2012 - 7:30 pm

Kathy Lette Talks About and Signs her New Novel, The Boy Who Fell to Earth
Thursday 29 March 2012 - 7:30 pm

Mary Farmer Signs Cold Tears, a Biography of her Work as a Dietitian
Saturday 24 March 2012 - 11 onwards

Naomi Richards Talks About and Signs her New Book, The Parentís Toolkit
Thursday 15 March 2012 - 7:30

Martin Sixsmith and Russia: A 1000 Year Chronicle of the Wild East
Wednesday 07 March 2012 - 7:30 pm

Joanna Trollope Talks About and Signs her new bestselling novel, The Soldiers Wife
Friday 10 February 2012 - 7:30 pm

David's Annual Trivia Quizz
Thursday 29 December 2011 - 7:00 pm

Hertfordhire Author, Jayne-Marie Barker signs her first novel, Beneath the Daisies
Saturday 10 December 2011 - 10:30 onwards

David's Christmas Market
Saturday 26 November 2011 - 3 -7

Book Signing, 1st Bedfordshires: Mons to the Somme with Steven Fuller
Wednesday 16 November 2011 - 7:30 pm

John Sutherland talks about and signs his new book, Lives of the Novelists, A History of Fiction in 287 Lives.
Thursday 03 November 2011 - 7:30 pm

Gilad Atzmon, World Leading Jazz Saxophonist and Israel-Born Author of The Wandering Who, A Study of Jewish Identity Politics Plays and Reads At Davidís Bookshop
Monday 24 October 2011 - 7:30 pm

Author, Jane Robinson Talks about the History of Women's Institute
Thursday 13 October 2011 - 7:30 pm

Co-Author of A Place in the Country: Three Counties Asylum 1860-1998, Rory Reynolds talks about the History of Fairfield Park At Davidís Bookshop
Thursday 29 September 2011 - 7:30 pm

Gyles Brandreth Opens Davidís New Coffee and Cake Shop
Saturday 24 September 2011 - 10:45 am until 11:45 am

Steve Bell Talks and Signs his New Book, IfÖBursts Out During the George Orwell Festival
Saturday 17 September 2011 - 6 pm

Debate on What George Orwell Would Write About Today
Friday 16 September 2011 - 7:30 pm at St Christopher School, Letchworth

George Orwell in the Soviet Union Talk Led by Author and Journalist, Vitali Vitaliev
Tuesday 13 September 2011 - 7.30 pm

Book Launch: The Road to Wigan Pier Revisited, with author Stephen Armstrong
Monday 12 September 2011 - 7:30 pm

Big Issue Founder, John Bird Opens the George Orwell Festival
Friday 09 September 2011 - 6:30 pm

Co-authors Norman and Maggie Magowan will relate the story of their epic 35,000 mile motorcycle adventure, told in their new book, Adventures in Yellow
Thursday 08 September 2011 - 7:30

Chris Mullin, Author, Journalist, Former MP, Minister in Three Departments and Chairman of the Home Affairs Select Committee, Signs and Talks about his New Book, A Walk-On Part
Thursday 01 September 2011 - 7:30 pm

An Evening with Gervase Phinn **Now fully booked**
Monday 25 July 2011 - 7 pm

Mindfulness Workshop With Award-Winning Clinical Psychologist, Dr Cecilia díFelice
Thursday 30 June 2011 - 7:30 pm

Mindfulness Workshop With Award-Winning Clinical Psychologist, Dr Cecilia díFelice
Tuesday 28 June 2011 - 7:30 pm

Public Launch of An Historical Atlas of Hertfordshire with editor David Short, during Letchworth Festival
Wednesday 22 June 2011 - 7.30 pm

Stuart Clark talks Signs his New Novel, The Skyís Dark Labyrinth During the Letchworth Festival
Tuesday 14 June 2011 - 7:30 pm

Renowned Author and Comic Actor, Emma Kennedy Talks about and Signs her Hilarious New Book, I Left My Tent in San Francisco
Tuesday 07 June 2011 - 7:30 pm

Award-Winning Clinical Psychologist Does a Mindfulness Workshop **FULLY BOOKED**
Thursday 12 May 2011 - 7:30 pm

Alternative Vote Referendum Debate
Tuesday 26 April 2011 - 7.30 pm

Publishing Your Own Book: From Idea to Reality Local Printmaker Kim Major-George Talks About Her Experience with Self-Publishing
Tuesday 19 April 2011 - 7:30 pm

An Evening with Francis Pryor, BBC Television Presenter
Thursday 14 April 2011 - 19:30 - 21:30

Book Signing with local author Kathleen McCaul
Saturday 09 April 2011 - 11 am to 1 pm

ďEnd of Life: Itís Time to Allow Assisted DyingĒ Debate
Tuesday 05 April 2011 - 7:30 pm

Stephen Clarke Talks about and Signs his New Book, Paris Revealed
Monday 04 April 2011 - 7:30 pm

The Crisis Behind Our Crisis: talk and discussion with Alexander Boot
Tuesday 22 March 2011 - 7.30 pm

John Gohorry - Poet in Residence
Saturday 12 March 2011 - 11 am to 4 pm

Bestselling novellist Joanna Trollope signing at David's Bookshop
Wednesday 09 March 2011 - 4 pm

Children of the Labouring Poor: The working lives of children in nineteenth-century Hertfordshire - talk with Eileen Wallace
Tuesday 08 March 2011 - 7.30 pm

A Discussion About The Book Everyone Should Read on World Book Night * Event Cancelled *
Saturday 05 March 2011 - 6:30 pm

Book Launch - Servants of Empire: An Imperial Memoir of a British Family
Thursday 17 February 2011 - 19:00

Cake Stall in aid of Little Helpers - Special Care Baby Unit
Saturday 12 February 2011 - 9:30 am - 2:30 pm

Storytime
Friday 04 February 2011 - 4pm

Alex MacKenzie Signs his Book The Life & Times of the Motown Stars
Tuesday 01 February 2011 - 7:30 pm

Storytime for Children
Saturday 29 January 2011 - 11am

Kristin Hersh Sings and Signs her New Book Paradoxical Undressing
Thursday 27 January 2011 - 7:30 pm

David's Trivia Quiz
Tuesday 28 December 2010 - 17.30 to 19.00 (approx)

All About Me by Santa Claus
Saturday 11 December 2010 - 12.00 - 14.00

David's Christmas Market
Friday 26 November 2010 - 4 pm to 9 pm

Pre-Christmas Sale
Saturday 06 November 2010 - 8 until 7

Polly Toynbee & David Walker Book Signing and Talk
Thursday 04 November 2010 - 19.30

Viv Anderson MBE - talking (with Carl williams) and signing his new book.
Thursday 28 October 2010 - 7:30

Matthew Parris and Andrew Bryson, author talk and book signing
Tuesday 26 October 2010 - 19.30

Book Launch - The Origins of Hertfordshire
Thursday 14 October 2010 - 7:30 pm

Can't Read, Won't Read: For Parents & Teachers of Struggling Readers
Wednesday 06 October 2010 - 7:30 pm

Get Cape. Wear Cape. Fly!
Wednesday 15 September 2010 - 18:00 - 19.00

Survivors Poetry Reading
Monday 06 September 2010 - 7:30 pm

Children's Author, Emma Kennedy, Talk and Book Signing
Saturday 10 July 2010 - 3 pm

Carless Day
Saturday 10 July 2010 - 8 pm to 6 pm

Childrenís Book Swap During the Letchworth Festival
Saturday 10 July 2010 - 10 am to 3 pm

Rachel and Stitches
Saturday 10 July 2010 - 10:30 to 12:30

Author, June Matthews, Tells of her Journey as a WW2 Evacuee
Tuesday 06 July 2010 - 7:30 pm

Jason Cook, a Reformed Local Gangster, Comes to David's Share ∑ Public Event
Saturday 03 July 2010 - 10 am to 1 pm

Murder In Flitwick Wood & Other Stories
Thursday 01 July 2010 - 7.30 pm

Children Rule - Is It OK?
Wednesday 30 June 2010 - 7:30 pm

THE MONEYLESS MAN - Public Debate
Tuesday 29 June 2010 - 7:30 pm

TOBY LITT - Reading & signing new book
Monday 28 June 2010 - 7:30 pm

An Evening With Ann Leslie
Friday 18 June 2010 - 7:30 pm

The Tales of Herman and Spice Launch
Wednesday 12 July 0006 - 7:00 pm

Junction - A First Anthology from Poetry ID
Tuesday 00 December 0000 - 7 pm

Novelist, John Spurling talks about and signs his new book, Ten Thousand Things
Tuesday 00 December 0000 - 7:30

Jeffery Deaver Talks About and Signs his New Book, Solitude Creek
Tuesday 00 December 0000 - 5:30 pm

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

School Orders

01462 475924

Email

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David's Bookshop

Monday - Friday 8am - 7pm
Saturday 8am - 6pm
Sunday 10am - 5pm

David's Music

Monday - Friday 9am - 7pm
Saturday 9am - 6pm
Sunday 10am - 5pm
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