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Waterstones invite you to join them for some inspiring literary events

Harry Potter night

Thursday 6th February 5-7pm

Join Waterstones for a brilliant evening of fun activities and competitions to celebrate Harry Potter night. Costumes are encouraged and this year's theme is the Triwizard tournament!

Pokémon Card Trade Day

Sunday 16th February 12-6pm

To celebrate the launch of Pokémon Sword and Shield expansion cards, we are hosting our very first Trade Day! The first 50 people to come along will receive some goodies including a 3-card sampling pack! Everyone is welcome to swap cards in store with us.

Game on with Asmodee!

Monday 17th February 10:30-4pm

We are happy to announce that we will have a representative of Asmodee Games with us in store to demo some of our fantastic board games for enthusiasts and casual players alike! Come along and try party friendly games including Dobble, Bananagrams, Cobrapaw and Codenames!

Read, wriggle and rhyme with Acorn wood.

Tuesday 18th Feb 10am

Story time and crafts for young children.

Join us to share our favourite Acorn Wood stories Fox’s SocksPostman BearHide-and-Seek Pig and Rabbit’s Nap. We will of course be singing and dancing to all our favourite nursery rhymes!

There will also be fun activities linked to the stories with prizes to be won!

Isadora Moon day

Saturday 22nd February 1pm

Come along to celebrate Isadora Moon day ! There will be lots of fun activities and prizes to be won.-Come along in your Isadora themed costume! Listen to one of the booksellers reading an extract from 'Isadora puts on a show'

Enter the Isadora talent show! You can do anything you like to enter! This could be a song, a dance, a piece or art work, a story you have written or something else entirely!

There will also be an Isadora themed hunt around store, other activities and a competition!

Exclusive offers and prizes for those who attend!

Hilary Mantel book launch

Thursday 5th March 9am

Hilary Mantel's majestic Wolf Hall trilogy concludes with the much anticipated The Mirror and the Light. You can pre-order your copy with us now either in store or over the phone.

In the run up to this exciting release we will be running a special competition for your chance to win a beautiful copy of the book! Pop in to store to pick up your entry form any time after the 5th February! On 5th March for the launch Waterstones will be opening earlier than usual but Tudor dress is not compulsory!

World Book Day

Thursday 5th March 10am

Join the Waterstones team as they celebrate World Book Day with storytime, crafts, prizes and much more. Watch this space for more announcements.

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