This October 2021

Junior Elthamread

Junior Elthamread
Junior Elthamread

available at eltham library

The 2021 Junior Elthamread

This Wonderful Thing

This Wonderful Thing

published by HarperCollins.

Adam Baron

Adam Baron

Author of the first Junior Elthamread

Sidcup High Street 1950

The Inspiration

Adam’s books deal with some difficult issues – mental health, family break-up and grief.

LIVE EVENTS

Junior Elthamread Events

This Wonderful Thing

Junior Elthamread Author Event

Meet the Author Adam Baron with SEnine Magazine columnist Wendy Moore.

 

Thursday 28 October at 10:30am

at Eltham Library

 

Adam Baron

Find out a little bit more about the first Junior Elthamread author. Wendy Moore interviews Adam especially for SEnine Magazine.

 

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New Junior Elthamread launched for 2021

New Junior Elthamread launched for 2021

This year, for the first time, Elthamread is accompanied by a ‘Junior Elthamread’. For Junior Elthamread, the chosen book is This Wonderful Thing, a humorous and sensitive story for nine to 12-year-olds, by Adam Baron, who lives in Greenwich. Adam will be running...

Elthamread 2021 announced

Elthamread 2021 announced

A best-selling page-turner by local author Clare Chambers has been chosen as the book for this year’s Elthamread.   Clare’s book, Small Pleasures, which mixes a wide range of themes, is set in 1950s South East London and Sidcup, and has captured the book-reading...

What is Elthamread?

What is Elthamread?

The aim of the Elthamread is to encourage everyone in SE9 to read the same book in October and come together at various events to talk about it. The Elthamread was launched in 2016 by local author Wendy Moore and is co-ordinated by Eltham Library manager Miriam...

still available at eltham library

Last Year’s Elthamread Choice

Elthamread 2020

The Dragon Lady

published by Bloomsbury Caravel

Louisa Treger

Louisa Treger

Author of The Dragon Lady

Virginia Courtauld

The Inspiration

Virginia Courtauld with Mah-Jongg the Eltham Palace lemur.

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