Online Walworth Book Club
Wednesday 29th April 2020
Calling all readers! Creation has teamed up with the Walworth Society and a host of local authors to offer a weekly virtual book club. Self-isolation means there has never been a better time to get reading! Find out how you can be a part of it.
These book clubs take place on the online conference platform Zoom, which is free and easy to download. We have some free Kindle versions of all the books featured, to get your copy, email firstname.lastname@example.org and put 'Book Club' in the title.
Week 1, Wednesday 8th, 8pm, Paul Clayton, The Punishment
Actor/Author Paul Clayton (Peep Show & The Crown) in conversation about ‘The Punishment" hosted by Michael Holland, Arts Correspondent @Southwark_News
Week 2 Wednesday 15th, 8pm, Mark Baxter 'The Mumper'
Local author Mark Baxter in conversation with actor Charlie Carter who was recently seen in the 35th anniversary Eastenders special episodes. The Mumper tells the story of seven drinking buddies, who decide to buy a racehorse and embark on the journey of a lifetime. The book inspired the film Outide Bet.
To take part - follow the zoom link or enter the Meeting ID into your zoom ap.
Meeting ID: 486 601 321
Week 3 Wednesday 22nd April, John Sutherland, Blue
John Sutherland, talks about his amazing book, Blue, a memoir of his time working as a police officer and then rising to Borough Commander of Southwark. Described as 'a story of crime and calamity, of adventure and achievement, of friendship and failure, of laughter and loss, of the best and the worst of humanity, of serious illness and slow recovery. It offers an immensely moving and important insight into what it is to be a police officer in 21st-century Britain.'
Week 4 - Wednesdy 29th April 8pm, Janie Millman, Sky's the Limit
Author Janie Millman is in conversation with Paul Clayton. Email email@example.com to join the conversation.