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image for Talk item typeAn Evening with Rosheen & Cal Finnigan

Talk, Mon 21 Aug 2017, £2

Letters from the Suitcase

Letters from the Suitcase

Details

Rosheen Finnigan has discovered a collection of vivid, poignant & very detailed letters written by her parents in the period 1938-43 before her Father's untimely death in India. Thankfully for us, she & her husband Cal who live locally, have managed to get them published & we are delighted that they have agreed to give a talk about them at the store. The letters reveal not only a powerful love story but give a fascinating account of everyday life in wartime & show their strong reactions to the politics of the time. If you are interested in social history or have read & enjoyed Roald Dahl collection of letters, Love From Boy, this could be the event for you.
Please purchase your ticket in advance or reserve one on 01206 561307. They will be £2 each including complementary wine & nibbles.

Credit cards accepted (no fee)

Event details

Dates Times
Mon 21 Aug 2017 19:00 to 20:30
The doors will open at 18:30.

Contact

Clive Parsons

01206 561307

Address

12-13 High Street,
Colchester,
Essex,
CO1 1DA

Location

Directions

See location of Waterstones Book Shop on Google mapsSee location on Google maps

Map reference: TL 994251  Lat: 51.88877 Long: 0.89621

From the Town Train Station turn right into St Botolph's Street, continue along this street, which then merges into Queen Street. At the top of Queen Street turn left on to the High Street. Waterstones is at the far end of the High Street on the left hand side.

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  • Credit cards accepted (no fee)Credit cards accepted (no fee)