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Jonathan Coe


in conversation with MATTHEW SWEET

8pm Friday 30 June

Tickets: £8 full price, £6 concessions

Upstairs at the Sydenham Centre
44A Sydenham Road, SE26 4QX

Nearest station: Sydenham (Overground and mainline services from London Bridge & Victoria)

Nearest buses: 75, 194, 202, 450

Award-winning novelist and biographer Jonathan Coe – author of What a Carve Up!, The Rotters Club, The Closed Circle, The House of Sleep, Expo ‘58, Number 11, The Terrible Privacy of Maxwell Sim and The Rain Before It Falls – will be visiting Upstairs at the Sydenham Centre on Fri 30 June.

He will be talking about his life and work with author and broadcaster Matthew Sweet, followed by a Q&A from the audience, a short reading and book signing.

This is the first in a series of exciting author events, co-organised by Sydenham’s own professional theatre company Spontaneous Productions and Kirkdale Bookshop. Later in the year look out for young adult author Alex Wheatle and a storytelling event for grownups.

To book tickets please visit

Or book tickets at the Kirkdale Bookshop, 272 Kirkdale, SE26 4RS or phone 020 8778 4701

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