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Story Café Special: Donna Moore

10th May, 2018 at 12:30 pm - 2:30 pm

Free – £2

Attendees at Drama Queens Story Cafe Special 2016Rediscover the joy of being read to at our legendary lunchtime Story Café, as we immerse ourselves in tales of life, love and longing by the best women writers from across the globe.

Story Café Special: Donna Moore, Thursday 10th May, 12.30pm to 2.30pm, £2/Free, 16+

Donna Moore is back to enthrall us with her linked historical novellas, exploring the treatment of women in the Victorian and Edwardian eras.  The Smuggler’s Bride tells the story of a young woman who is committed to Stirling District Asylum during the 1870s by her controlling husband. Donna will be revealing the stories behind some of the real women in the Asylum, and giving us a fascinating glimpse into her ongoing research.

The last time Donna hosted a Story Café Special one of the attendees told us, “One of the best afternoons I’ve ever had at GWL”.

Find out about the other Spring Story Cafés here.


This event is open to all (16+) and we prefer for tickets to be booked in advance whenever possible. This event costs £2 full price. Select the number of tickets you want to book below, or come in to the Library to book. We offer subsidised free places for students, people on a low income, unemployed or those in receipt of benefit and Friends of GWL.


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10th May, 2018
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
Free – £2
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0141 550 2267


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