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Part of Derby Book Festival
Sunday Takeover

Tickets will go on sale 10 April 2019

Derby Book Festival Takeover

Sunday 2 June 10am - 8pm

Derby Book Festival Takeover: Laura Shepherd Robinson

Derby Book Festival
02 Jun 2019
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All Derby Book Festival events and the Derby Book Festival Takeover Day Pass will be on sale from 10 April 2019. Individual events will be available to book online at deda.uk.com or the Déda box office 01332 370911

Laura Shepherd Robinson’s debut novel takes us to the murky politics of the 18th century slave trade in this fascinating tale set in London’s docklands. War hero and promising politician, Captain Harry Horsham is asked to investigate the disappearance of his old friend, Tad Archer, a passionate abolitionist who was about to expose a secret that could cause irreparable damage to the British slaving industry. Harry takes up his investigation putting his own career in jeopardy …

Part of Derby Book Festival Sunday Takeover

Derby Book Festival Takeover Day Pass tickets are available for £25 per day. A day ticket permits entry for one person to all events* at the Derby Book Festival Sunday Takeover, subject to availability. To guarantee availability for specific events, day ticket holders must book onto the individual events. Please call Déda Box Office 01332 370911 to reserve a place. Day pass holders will receive a free goody bag including books by Festival authors.

*excluding Derby Book Festival Quiz

Book your Derby Book Festival Takeover Day Pass ticket here