Everyday Blessings: Inspirational words of comfort and hope by Aled Jones

Aled Jones, singer presenter and Barnes resident, talks about his new book Everyday Blessings. Daily life is so busy that it’s hard to see the wood for the trees so Aled has chosen nuggets of spritual wisdom across the ages, from ancient times to the modern day, as well as across diverse cultures, which will help ground and inspire you each day of the year. There will also be extracts from his new album Blessings which is being released alongside the book. Followed by Q&A and book-signing.

HARDBACK NON FICTION, £14.99

Aled Jones will be appearing at the Barnes Book Festival.
DUE TO THE LATEST COVID RESTRICTIONS, THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED. THE BARNES BOOKFEST WILL NOW TAKE PLACE ON THE WEEKEND OF 13/14 FEBRUARY 2021 AND THE TIMING OF THIS EVENT WILL BE CONFIRMED IN JANUARY.

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Art: The Definitive Visual Guide by Andrew Graham Dixon

Covering centuries of culture, an illustrated guided tour of the world’s most influential paintings and sculpture by the British art historian, writer and presenter.

HARDBACK NON FICTION, £30

Andrew Graham Dixon will be appearing at the Barnes Book Festival.
DUE TO THE LATEST COVID RESTRICTIONS, THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED. THE BARNES BOOKFEST WILL NOW TAKE PLACE ON THE WEEKEND OF 13/14 FEBRUARY 2021 AND THE TIMING OF THIS EVENT WILL BE CONFIRMED IN JANUARY.

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The Oxford Book of Theatrical Anecdotes by Gyles Brandreth

An anthology of thespian mishap, mayhem, triumph and disaster chosen by the actor, broadcaster, writer, comedian and erstwhile Conservative MP.

HARDBACK NON FICTION, £16.99

Gyles Brandreth will be appearing at the Barnes Book Festival.
DUE TO THE LATEST COVID RESTRICTIONS, THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED. THE BARNES BOOKFEST WILL NOW TAKE PLACE ON THE WEEKEND OF 13/14 FEBRUARY 2021 AND THE TIMING OF THIS EVENT WILL BE CONFIRMED IN JANUARY.

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Waiting for Anya by Michael Morpurgo

Summer 1942 and the fate of a group of Jewish children hangs in the balance as they wait to be guided across the border from Occupied France to Spain. From the pen of the former Children’s Laureate.

PAPERBACK FICTION, £6.99

Michael Morpurgo will be appearing at the Barnes Book Festival.
DUE TO THE LATEST COVID RESTRICTIONS, THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED. THE BARNES BOOKFEST WILL NOW TAKE PLACE ON THE WEEKEND OF 13/14 FEBRUARY 2021 AND THE TIMING OF THIS EVENT WILL BE CONFIRMED IN JANUARY.

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Staring at God by Simon Heffer

Portrait of the revolution that occurred on the Home Front during WWI when death, devastation and shifting roles advanced social, political and cultural change. By the journalist, commentator and historian.

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Simon Heffer will be appearing at the Barnes Book Festival.
DUE TO THE LATEST COVID RESTRICTIONS, THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED. THE BARNES BOOKFEST WILL NOW TAKE PLACE ON THE WEEKEND OF 13/14 FEBRUARY 2021 AND THE TIMING OF THIS EVENT WILL BE CONFIRMED IN JANUARY.

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Haunted by Christ by Richard Harries

The Bishop and broadcaster Richard Harries examines the part faith and religion have had on the creative spirit of twenty writers from Eliot and Auden to Golding and Lewis.

PAPERBACK NON FICTION, £9.99

Richard Harries will be appearing at the Barnes Book Festival.
DUE TO THE LATEST COVID RESTRICTIONS, THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED. THE BARNES BOOKFEST WILL NOW TAKE PLACE ON THE WEEKEND OF 13/14 FEBRUARY 2021 AND THE TIMING OF THIS EVENT WILL BE CONFIRMED IN JANUARY.

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In Search of Art by Edwin Mullins

Recollections of his adventures in the art world as journalist and television presenter. Includes the story of his investigation into the claim that one of the world’s greatest paintings was a fake.

HARDBACK NON FICTION, £12.99

Edwin Mullins will be appearing at the Barnes Book Festival.
DUE TO THE LATEST COVID RESTRICTIONS, THIS EVENT IS POSTPONED. THE BARNES BOOKFEST WILL NOW TAKE PLACE ON THE WEEKEND OF 13/14 FEBRUARY 2021 AND THE TIMING OF THIS EVENT WILL BE CONFIRMED IN JANUARY.

To order this book, please email vv@venetiavyvyan.com