A Novel Spot Bookshop has partnered with Islington United Church to present: Islington Reads! This book club is open to all ages, genders, and identities and to both members and non-members of Islington United Church.
Islington Reads offers participants the opportunity to read some great books and connect with other readers in a meaningful way.
The Spring session of Islington Reads is now open for registration! To sign up for one or both of these meetings, register using this link.
May 4: The Girl with the Louding Voice
We're thrilled to welcome author Abi Daré to our May discussion, joining us from England! We are meeting at 2pm via Zoom to discuss The Girl with the Louding Voice.
The unforgettable, inspiring story of a teenage girl growing up in a rural Nigerian village who longs to get an education so that she can find her “louding voice” and speak up for herself.
June 8: The Spoon Stealer
Our June meeting will be discussing The Spoon Stealer with Canadian author Lesley Crewe. Save the date: an evening of conversation at 7pm via Zoom on June 8!
The Spoon Stealer is a classic Crewe book: full of humour, family secrets, women's friendship, lovable animals, and immense heart.
Our Events page will be updated as new events are scheduled. To read more about the program, and see all upcoming sessions, check out
Previous events include:
January 2021: The London Restoration by Rachel McMillan
October 2020: The Wide Circumference of Love by Marita Golden
August 2020: Have You Seen Luis Velez? by Catherine Ryan Hyde
July 2020: Let Me Be Like Water by S K Perry