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THE SHORT STORY SALON: Ghost Stories

Monday 23rd October 18:30 at London - Gower Street

As the nights get longer and chillier, join us as we look forward to All Hallows’ Eve with an evening of ghost stories.

October’s Short Story Salon will feature original ghost stories by a line-up of debut writers: Rebecca F. John, Rowan Hisayo Buchanan, Kate Murray-Browne and Catriona Ward. We look forward to an evening of conversation, spooky treats wine and readings, as we explore what makes the perfect gothic tale!

About the authors

Rebecca F. John is the author of The Haunting of Henry Twist. Set against the rich backdrop of 1920s London, this novel draws us into the intimacy of a tight circle of friends reeling after the unexpected death of the ebullient Ruby Twist.

The Upstairs Roomby Kate Murray-Browne is a chilling, clever ghost story for the Housing Crisis era.

Rowan Hisayo Buchanan is the author of Harmless Like Youwhich was won the 2017Authors Club First Novel Award , The Betty Trask Award, and was longlisted for the Baileys Womens Prize for Fiction.

Rawblood is the debut horror novel by Catriona Ward, winner of Best of Horror Novel at the British Fantasy Awards 2016.

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

London - Gower Street Waterstones, London - Gower Street
Monday 23rd October 18:30

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