PODCAST – Culturally Minded Ep 02

Leeds Book Club has been participating in the Arts and Minds Network's Sharing Stories Project for the last few years. In previous years, we read and discussed books - you can find the list below - however, in 2015, we decided to broaden our scope. Tom of the Arts and Mind Network and I will be meeting up … Continue reading PODCAST – Culturally Minded Ep 02

Quick Note – The Borderline Diaries

Andrew from Blackwell's has been in touch to let us know about a signing taking place soon! Hi, this is Andrew Sellers, the Events Coordinator at Blackwell’s Bookshop up near Leeds University. Elisa and her publisher have arranged to come in and do a lunch time book-signing on Monday, the 9th of March. Elisa will … Continue reading Quick Note – The Borderline Diaries

PROMO – The Borderline Diaries by Elisa Frank

Recently Elisa Frank dropped me a line on facebook to provide information about her upcoming release -, published by Local Legend -  'The Borderline Diaries' She felt that it might be of interest due to the Sharing Stories book club that we co-run with the Arts and Minds Network. The book deals with a number of mental health … Continue reading PROMO – The Borderline Diaries by Elisa Frank

Sharing Stories – The Rosie Project Chat

Leeds Book Club has been participating in the Arts and Minds Network's ongoing project on raising awareness of mental health issues. We met up this week to discuss the latest book in our series!   Venue: Crowd of FavoursDate: 15th July 2014Time: 6pm ***** SPOILERS ***** ***** SPOILERS ***** ***** SPOILERS ***** BLURB (from Amazon) 'I'm not … Continue reading Sharing Stories – The Rosie Project Chat

Sharing Stories – A life too short – Ronald Reng

 A life too short - Ronald Reng  part of last year's Mental Health Reading Challenge 2013 *warning potential plot spoilers*   Winner of the William Hill Sports Book of the Year, the biography of Robert Enke, the international footballer with the world at his feet who took his own life Here, award-winning writer Ronald Reng pieces … Continue reading Sharing Stories – A life too short – Ronald Reng

Sharing Stories – The Rosie Project July 15th at Crowd of Favours

Sharing Stories See more here http://wp.me/P2jfyL-z Come and join us on the 15th to discuss: The Rosie Project (Don Tillman #1) by Graeme Simsion An international sensation, this hilarious, feel-good novel is narrated by an oddly charming and socially challenged genetics professor on an unusual quest: to find out if he is capable of true love. Don Tillman, … Continue reading Sharing Stories – The Rosie Project July 15th at Crowd of Favours

Sharing Stories 2014 – Blurbs

Our Book Choices  The Shock of the Fall - Nathan Filer WINNER OF THE COSTA FIRST NOVEL AWARD 2013  ‘I’ll tell you what happened because it will be a good way to introduce my brother. His name’s Simon. I think you’re going to like him. I really do. But in a couple of pages he’ll … Continue reading Sharing Stories 2014 – Blurbs

Sharing Stories – Notes from an Exhibition – GUEST

Leeds Book Club has been participating in the Arts and Minds Network's 2013 project on raising awareness of mental health issues.  Now Fiona actually provided me with this MONTHS ago and it was lost in the wilderness that is my email inbox, languishing, wilting for lack of attention. I'm so glad that this review has finally … Continue reading Sharing Stories – Notes from an Exhibition – GUEST

Sharing Stories – Tender is the Night – GUEST

Leeds Book Club will be participating in the Arts and Minds Network's new project on raising awareness of mental health issues.  This cracking review is provided to us by regular book clubber, blogger and all round fabulous human being - @Becca_Lou18 TENDER IS THE NIGHT F. SCOTT FITZGERALD BLURB (from Amazon) In the wake of World War … Continue reading Sharing Stories – Tender is the Night – GUEST

Sharing Stories Book Club/ Meet up!

Venue:   Giraffe Bar and Grill Date:    Tuesday 15th of October 2012 Time:    6pm - 8pm Address: 6 Greek Street, Leeds, LS1 5RW Tel:     (0113) 244 1500 As the man himself (that's you Tom) puts it, our meeting in October is:   A chance to discuss books in a friendly group.    For the last … Continue reading Sharing Stories Book Club/ Meet up!