Search

Diss Publishing Bookshop to host Norwich author for a book signing

PUBLISHED: 18:03 01 June 2018 | UPDATED: 18:03 01 June 2018

Diss Publishing, an independent family-run book store on Mere Street in Diss. Photo: Harriet Orrell

Diss Publishing, an independent family-run book store on Mere Street in Diss. Photo: Harriet Orrell

Archant

Avid readers and fans of historical fiction are being encouraged to attend a book signing at an independent south Norfolk bookshop.

On Saturday, June 9, Norwich born author Hannah Colby, will visit Diss Publishing Bookshop for a signing of her debut novel; A Place of Springs.

Set in Sarajevo in 1991, A Place of Springs is a novel of epic proportions exploring the physical and physiological effects of war. Following the life of pianist Daniel Danuczek, the story, which is set against the backdrop of the Siege of Sarajevo follows the musician’s fortunes as he searches for lost love and encounters a crisis which will changes his fortunes and career for ever.

Ms Colby who was born in Norwich before studying in London and Paris before moving to Suffolk to raise her children will visit Diss Publishing Bookshop, in Mere Street from 10am-1pm.

Other news

13:55

Market Hill in Diss town centre has been closed for essential electrical repairs by UK Power Networks.

08:50

The plight of a man living on the streets of Long Stratton has so moved a primary school pupil that he used his pocket money to help him.

12:47

A modern house that would have been built on stilts beside the river on the border between Norfolk and Suffolk has been turned down because of its adverse impact on nearby listed buildings.

14:08

A £25m battery storage facility which could bring fast chargers for electric vehicles to the city has been given the go-ahead.

Most Read

08:50

The plight of a man living on the streets of Long Stratton has so moved a primary school pupil that he used his pocket money to help him.

Read more
13:55

Market Hill in Diss town centre has been closed for essential electrical repairs by UK Power Networks.

Read more
Norfolk County Council
Yesterday, 17:08

A nursery has dropped from “outstanding” to “requires improvement” in its latest Ofsted report.

Read more
12:47

A modern house that would have been built on stilts beside the river on the border between Norfolk and Suffolk has been turned down because of its adverse impact on nearby listed buildings.

Read more
South Norfolk Council
Yesterday, 14:12

Works on Victoria Road are continuing to cause traffic jams in Diss.

Read more

Local Weather

Overcast

Overcast

max temp: 13°C

min temp: 9°C

Show Job Lists

Digital Edition

Image
Read the Diss Mercury e-edition today
E-edition

Newsletter Sign Up

Diss Mercury weekly newsletter
Sign up to receive our regular email newsletter

Our Privacy Policy