CRICK LIT FEST BOOKSHOP

Here you can browse the works of all writers in attendance at the 2016 Crickhowell Literary Festival

The Cancer Whisperer

£14.99

SUNDAY 2ND OCTOBER  - CLICK HERE FOR EVENT INFORMATION

A brilliant book, for anybody who is living with cancer, and it affects us all...this is invaluable.' - ITV Lorraine

This book does not offer a cure for cancer. It offers a cure for your fear of cancer.

Sophie Sabbage's breakthrough book combines practical advice with a new approach that turns traditional attitudes to cancer on their head.

Skirrid Hill

£7.99

Skirrid Hill was published in November 2005 and won a Society of Authors Somerset Maugham Award.

Pink Mist

£8.99

Pink Mist is a verse-drama about three young soldiers from Bristol who are deployed to Afghanistan. School friends still in their teens, Arthur, Hads and Taff each have their own reasons for enlisting. Within a short space of time they return to the women in their lives (a mother, a wife, a girlfriend), all of whom must now share the psychological and physical aftershocks of their service.

I Saw A Man

£14.99

The stunning new novel from Owen Sheers - as heard on BBC Radio 4's Book at Bedtime.

The event that changed all of their lives happened on a Saturday afternoon in June, just minutes after Michael Turner - thinking the Nelsons' house was empty - stepped through their back door.

The Brittle Sea

£9.99

This long awaited selection from Paul Henry’s work confirms a unique voice in contemporary poetry.

Boy Running

£9.99

Boy Running is his beautiful sixth collection and the first to follow The Brittle Sea: New and Selected Poems . We begin in a Studio Flat . Cut adrift by marital break-up, the poet must sort through the emotional fallout and the various chattels left behind; a sea of characteristic props: tables, lamps, metronomes, pianos, guitars. The poet s sons are at the heart of this section where pathos is balanced by humour amidst the characters of a small country town.

Paper Boat for Panda

£6.99

Panda dreams of sailing on the wide and beautiful sea, but he knows his boat is only a toy. Then Baby Weasus has an idea…

Includes instructions for making your very own paper boat.

Karin Celestine lives in a small house in Monmouth, Wales. In her garden there is a shed and in that shed is another world. The world of Celestine and the Hare. It is a world where weasels are ruled by King Norty, pandas ride space hoppers and bears read stories to each other.

Publication March 2016. Pre-order now.

Small Finds a Home

£6.99

When Small comes to live with the Tribe there aren’t enough beds to go around. But Emily has an idea…

Includes instructions for stick weaving.

Karin Celestine lives in a small house in Monmouth, Wales. In her garden there is a shed and in that shed is another world. The world of Celestine and the Hare. It is a world where weasels are ruled by King Norty, pandas ride space hoppers and bears read stories to each other.

‘I find television very educating. Every time somebody turns on the set, I go into the other room and read a book’
Groucho Marx