The library is based in an historic building dating from the 15th century and belongs to the La Souterraine mairie who kindly allows us to use it rent free. The library is an association and was founded in 2009. Read more
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2019 New member subscriptions are 24€ per household for a full year, reduced pro rata monthly. Note: A single membership covers all associated household accounts with the library. Existing renewals are at full subscription price thereafter.
- Please check the latest activities via main menu above for Groups & Events pages.
- For latest library closures please check the table at the bottom of the page.
- Language Learning for French and English speakers – Friday 2pm – 4pm all welcome.
- Art Group – new group leader is Janet Cook
LATEST LIBRARY POSTS – 2019
In early August I announced a Photography Competition to be...
Date – Saturday the 21st of September.Time – 7pm at...
We have been asked by LADEF to take part in...
Today at caxtons cafe, part of the English library, we...
“They” say that we’re all photographers these days. Certainly there...
Paris StepsAt its most recent meeting, the Camera Club looked...
It’s that time again!! This weeks offer at Caxton’s Cafe...
As the weather is awful at the minute, why not...
Submitted by Steve ChickenWe last met on 14 May when...
Today we have a delicious chocolate coated coffee ring cake....
So just as a reminder that it is that time...
I will be back in the cafe on Saturday 25th...
BOOK DONATIONS AND PURCHASES
Eleanor Oliphant is Completely Fine: Debut Sunday Times Bestseller and Costa First Novel Book Award Winner 20172
A People's History of the World: From the Stone Age to the New Millennium3
ICE CHILD_HEDSTROM & FALCK_PB4
Rush of Blood5
Everything Is Lies6
QUEEN'S CHOICE- PB7
Before the Rains8
Now You See Her. James Patterson9
A Question of Trust11
Seeing Red: The brand new thriller from #1 New York Times bestseller13
I Found You14
The Hanged Man15
Melville in Love: The Secret Life of Herman Melville and the Muse of Moby-Dick16
Joan of Arc: A Life Transfigured17
11 Missed Calls: A gripping psychological thriller that will have you on the edge of your seat18
Last Bus to Coffeeville19
Shipyard Girls at War: Shipyard Girls 2 (The Shipyard Girls Series)20
A Wartime Nurse22
The Case Against William25
The Maid's Room: 'A modern-day The Help' - Emerald Street27
The Truth Will Out: Shocking. Page-Turning. Crime Thriller with DCI Helen Lavery28
The Bolter. Idina Sackville - the Woman Who Scandalised 1920s Society And Became White Mishcief"s Infamous Seductress29
Good to a Fault30
The Scarlet Letter (na angliyskom yazyke)35
The 100 Most Pointless Things in the World: A pointless book written by the presenters of the hit BBC 1 TV show (Pointless Books) [Paperback] Alexander Armstrong;Richard Osman36
Dirty Bertie: An English King Made in France37
Dead Girl Running (Cape Charade)38
The Betrayal: The Top Ten Bestseller39
Bring Them Home (Detective Karen Hart)40
The Good People41
A Game of Thrones43
A Room With A view44
A Passage To India45
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VOLUNTEERS AND DONATIONS
We continue to look for volunteers to help in the library, the cafe and at specific events. If you haven’t already offered your services, please do. It’s a great opportunity to get to know some new people and do something different. For further information please contact us by the Membership drop down menu above. We’d love to hear from you.
SUGGESTIONS FROM MEMBERS
Please keep the suggestions coming in, we’d appreciate them being constructive and useful. If any of our members have questions they would like answers to, please make a point of talking to one of the Bureau or Conseil members. We’re all available via the links on this website. Just complete a contact form and we’ll get back to you. Suggestions already made are available to see here.
Library closures for 2019 / 2020
|Week||13th – 19th July||(Fete Nationale) |
|Week||24th – 30th Aug||(Volunteers Break)|
|Saturday||14th Dec||(At Home Event)|
|2 Weeks||14th – 1st Jan||(Xmas break)|
|Thursday||2nd Jan||(Re-open 2020)|
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