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Thu 25 Oct - Mon 29 Oct

Jan Ellis & Nikki Copleston

Jan Ellis & Nikki Copleston



In this lively and engaging session, Nikki Copleston will reveal how reading a newspaper report of two murders in Salisbury led her to create Detective Inspector Lincoln and to embark on a literary life of crime.

Jan Ellis has spent her career in the book trade but claims to have fallen into writing fiction by accident. Her Bookshop By the Sea stories are set in the fictitious Devon town of Combemouth, where her bookselling heroine becomes intrigued by a Victorian mystery.

Tickets: £5
Members: £4

A £1 ticket levy is included in all stated ticket prices.

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