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Short Stories: How Much the Heart Can Hold

Thursday 10th August 18:30 at London - Gower Street

Waterstones Gower Street and Sceptre present an evening of short stories to celebrate the paperback release of How Much the Heart Can Hold, with readings from the Sceptre Loves Short Story Competition by shortlisted writers, including winner Phoebe Roy. The evening will be chaired by Sceptre editor, Emma Herdman.

About the Book

When we think of love, we think of romance: but what about the other kinds of love? How Much the Heart Can Hold is a commissioned collection in which seven leading award-winning authors --  Bernardine Evaristo, Carys Bray, D. W. Wilson, Donal Ryan, Grace McCleen, Nikesh Shukla and Rowan Hisayo Buchanan -- explore seven Greek definitions, including love between family members, love that endures over time, love for oneself, love that is forbidden. The result is a thought-provoking revelation of the many facets of love, a refreshing step away from the simply romantic definition that often prevails.


ALL TICKETS INCLUDE WINE AND ARE REDEEMABLE AGAINST BOOKS PURCHASED ON THE NIGHT. BUY TICKETS ONLINE, IN STORE OR BY PHONING 020 7636 1577.

 

 

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