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An Evening with Georgina Moore & Becky Hunter

Join us for an evening of conversation with authors Georgina Moore and Becky Hunter.

Georgina’s best selling title The Garnett Girls will be coming out in paperback.

The Garnett Girls

A powerful, big-hearted debut of love, sisterhood and what it means to be home – warm, joyful and tender Number One Bestseller picked by Stylist as a Big Fiction Debut for 2023 Included in the Ten Best New Novelists for 2023

Imogen, with a devoted fiancé and a fledgling writing career, feeling a dangerous connection to a beautiful stranger. And wild, passionate Sasha, trapped between her sisters and her controlling husband, hiding a secret that could shake their family to the core… 

Becky’s latest novel Meet Me When My Heart Stops is out in March.

Meet Me When My Heart Stops

‘Utter joy!’ Prima. ‘Swoonsome’ Good Housekeeping. ‘Unforgettable’ Woman and Home.

Each time Emery’s heart stops, she meets Nick. His purpose is to help people adjust to the fact that they are dead, to help them say goodbye, before they move on entirely.

‘Prepare to have your heartstrings tugged and your tear ducts emptied’ Red’. Grips your emotions from the very first page … a love story not to miss’ Holly Miller’

Tuesday 30th April 7pm

Tickets are £5 and include a glass of wine and is deductible from the cost of a book on the night.

To book: call into Urmston Bookshop or Phone: 0161 747 7442 or email at

An Evening with Suzan Holder

Wednesday 20th July 7pm

Suzan’s debut novel is Shake It Up Beverley

‘Funny, moving, romantic and down to earth – this is a book that says The Beatles were right and sometimes all you need is love’ – David Quantick, screenwriter.

The perfect laugh out loud read for fans of Milly Johnson, Cathy Bramley and Jill Mansell!

To book tickets: call into the shop, phone 0161 747 7442 or email:

An Evening with local author Caroline England

With her new Didsbury based book:

The Sinner

Thursday 14th July


Tickets cost £5.00: this includes a glass of wine and is redeemable against the cost of a book on the evening.

‘Powerful… psychological menace and dramatic plot twists a riveting tale full of intrigue, fascinating characters and setting, unputdownable’ – Daily Mail

To book tickets: call into the shop, phone 0161 747 7442 or email:

An Evening with Tim Weaver

Bestselling crime author Tim Weaver will be chatting to us on Wednesday 10th November at 6.30pm to launch his gripping new novel, The Shadow At The Door – four short stories centred around his much-loved character David Raker.

Join us for a wonderful evening with Tim and celebrate the publication of his new book – and the return of David Raker!

Tickets cost just £3.00 and this includes an exciting goody bag!

The ticket price is redeemable against the purchase of a book on the evening

To book please contact Urmston Bookshop:

Tel: 0161 747 7442


It’s a night just like any other in the Conister home – but then Paul heads upstairs and never comes back.

When his wife Maggie goes to see where he is, she can’t find him.

His phone and wallet are by the bed. The windows are locked from the inside.

Paul has vanished.


Missing persons investigator David Raker is an expert in locating the lost.

So when he’s hired by Maggie, he knows that in every disappearance – however impossible it seems – there’s an answer.

What he doesn’t know yet is that his search for Paul Conister will become linked to three other mysteries . . .


A night patrolman on the London Underground makes a deadly discovery.

A cold case is reopened – but the key witness appears to no longer exist.

And thousands of miles away, a random shooting may not be random at all.

In this unique, limited edition book, David Raker is key to unlocking the truth . . .