Two authors – Salley Vickers and Stephanie Shields

Sunday 9th September 2.30 pm   The Old Deanery, Ripon

           Salley Vickers  presents her new novel, The Librarian         Salley Vickers resized web small


The author of The Cleaner of Chartres (serialized Radio 4), Miss Garnet’s Angel, Mr. Golightly’s Holiday, Dancing Backwards, and other novels, presents her charmingly subversive new novel The Librarian.


a novelist whose imaginative journey .. promises magic and mystery’

The Observer


 ‘Vickers …..  reflects with grace and gravity on life’s moments of sorrowful epiphany’ Washington Post


£7        SOLD OUT

 Sunday 9th September  4 pm  The Old Deanery,  Ripon

            Stephanie Shields – Swan Landings                                                         Swan P 7 websize small



Meet the shepherdess from Washburn Valley, whose poetry and prose is inspired by her love of the land and her flock of Lleyn sheep.  With its beauty and grace, and its inspiring landing, the swan is the  emblem for  Stephanie Shields’ short story collection. She hopes her stories of love, childhood and age, infused with a strong sense of place, will also inspire.








Why not have lunch or tea at The Old Deanery, one of Yorkshire’s top boutique hotels?


Bar Lunch from 12 noon – 2 pm    Tea until 4 pm  

01765 600003

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