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Welcome to the Foubears Books What's On page where we have all our events listed. You'll find details about one off events and also the regular Children's Book Groups for Ages 5-8 and 9-11, as well as the brand-new Baby and Toddler Group.

 

Contact Us if you have any questions or would like to know more about any of the events listed. 

  • Fourbears Baby Group
    Fourbears Baby Group
    Fri, 21 Jun
    Caversham
    21 Jun 2024, 10:30 – 11:00
    Caversham, 20 Prospect St, Caversham, Reading RG4 8JG, UK
    Join us for stories, rhymes and the bubble machine
  • In conversation with Louise Candlish
    In conversation with Louise Candlish
    Fri, 05 Jul
    Caversham
    05 Jul 2024, 19:00 – 20:00
    Caversham, 20 Prospect St, Caversham, Reading RG4 8JG, UK
    Join us for a chat with award winning, internationally bestselling author of 16 novels, Louise Candlish as we discuss her latest thriller 'Our Holiday'
  • Getting Reading Reading Children's Book Group Ages 5-8
    Getting Reading Reading Children's Book Group Ages 5-8
    Sun, 07 Jul
    Caversham
    07 Jul 2024, 10:00 – 11:00
    Caversham, 20 Prospect St, Caversham, Reading RG4 8JG, UK
    Join us for our monthly book group for ages 5-8. This months theme is all about London. Brought to you by Getting Reading Reading. All children must be accompanied by an adult.
  • Getting Reading Reading Book Group Ages 9-11 - Special guest David Barker
    Getting Reading Reading Book Group Ages 9-11 - Special guest David Barker
    Sun, 21 Jul
    Caversham
    21 Jul 2024, 10:00 – 11:00
    Caversham, 20 Prospect St, Caversham, Reading RG4 8JG, UK
    Join us as special guest David Barker joins us to discuss his book Pax with the book group for 9-11s. Brought to you by Getting Reading Reading. All children must be accompanied by an adult
  • The Bookshop Band comes to Fourbears Books
    The Bookshop Band comes to Fourbears Books
    Mon, 22 Jul
    Caversham
    22 Jul 2024, 19:00 – 21:00
    Caversham, 20 Prospect St, Caversham, Reading RG4 8JG, UK
    Join us for an intimate and magical concert with The Bookshop Band, celebrating the release of their 14th studio album, Emerge, Return, produced by legendary musician Pete Townshend.
  • Elly Griffiths - The Man in Black
    Elly Griffiths - The Man in Black
    Wed, 19 Jun
    Caversham
    19 Jun 2024, 12:30 – 13:30
    Caversham, 20 Prospect St, Caversham, Reading RG4 8JG, UK
    Elly Griffiths is coming to Fourbears Books for a lunchtime talk on her latest release, a collection of Short Stories, The Man in Black
  • Laura Coffey - Enchanted Islands  Travels through Myth & Magic,  Love & Loss – A Memoir
    Laura Coffey - Enchanted Islands  Travels through Myth & Magic,  Love & Loss – A Memoir
    Tue, 18 Jun
    Caversham
    18 Jun 2024, 19:00 – 20:00
    Caversham, 20 Prospect St, Caversham, Reading RG4 8JG, UK
    Laura Coffey comes to the shop to discuss her book Enchanted Islands - Travels through Myth & Magic, Love & Loss – A Memoir
  • Fourbears Baby Group
    Fourbears Baby Group
    Fri, 14 Jun
    Caversham
    14 Jun 2024, 10:30 – 11:00
    Caversham, 20 Prospect St, Caversham, Reading RG4 8JG, UK
    Join us for stories, rhymes and the bubble machine
  • Fourbears Baby Group
    Fourbears Baby Group
    Fri, 07 Jun
    Caversham
    07 Jun 2024, 10:30 – 11:00
    Caversham, 20 Prospect St, Caversham, Reading RG4 8JG, UK
    Join us for stories, rhymes and the bubble machine
  • Getting Reading Reading Children's Book Group Ages 5-8
    Getting Reading Reading Children's Book Group Ages 5-8
    Sun, 02 Jun
    Caversham
    02 Jun 2024, 10:00 – 11:00
    Caversham, 20 Prospect St, Caversham, Reading RG4 8JG, UK
    Join us for our monthly Children's Book Group for ages 5-8. This month's theme is our favourite books. Come along hear some of Chris and Sarah's favourite reads
  • Fourbears Book Group
    Fourbears Book Group
    Fri, 31 May
    Caversham
    31 May 2024, 10:30 – 11:00
    Caversham, 20 Prospect St, Caversham, Reading RG4 8JG, UK
    Join us for stories, rhymes and more
  • Fourbears Baby Group
    Fourbears Baby Group
    Fri, 24 May
    Caversham
    24 May 2024, 10:30 – 11:00
    Caversham, 20 Prospect St, Caversham, Reading RG4 8JG, UK
    Join us for Stories, Rhymes and the Bubble Machine
  • Fourbears Fest - Poets Claire Dyer, John Froy, Susan Utting
    Fourbears Fest - Poets Claire Dyer, John Froy, Susan Utting
    Sun, 19 May
    Reading
    19 May 2024, 16:00 – 17:00
    Reading, Progress Theatre, The Mount, Reading RG1 5HL, UK
    Two Rivers Press, local Publisher, has produced some great poets and we have 3 of the best appearing at Fourbears Fest. Claire Dyer, John Froy and Susan Utting read from their most recent collections.
  • Fourbears Fest - Jo Clarke
    Fourbears Fest - Jo Clarke
    Sun, 19 May
    Caversham
    19 May 2024, 14:30 – 15:30
    Caversham, 20 Prospect St, Caversham, Reading RG4 8JG, UK
    Jo Clarke is the author of The Travelling School Mysteries. If you want to learn how to plot the perfect heist story, assemble your own team and devise an elaborate plan that will surprise your reader, then join Jo in this fun and interactive writing workshop.
  • Fourbears Fest - Peter Stothard
    Fourbears Fest - Peter Stothard
    Sun, 19 May
    Reading
    19 May 2024, 12:00 – 13:00
    Reading, Progress Theatre, The Mount, Reading RG1 5HL, UK
    Join us for a conversation with Peter Stothard on his latest book Palatine. A unique and entertaining history of the Roman Empire's first dynasty 14 CE: The first Roman emperor is dead. A second is about to succeed.
  • Fourbears Fest - James Carter
    Fourbears Fest - James Carter
    Sun, 19 May
    Caversham
    19 May 2024, 10:00 – 11:00
    Caversham, 20 Prospect St, Caversham, Reading RG4 8JG, UK
    ‘Weird Wild & Wonderful’ a wild and madcap hour with prize-winning poet and musician James Carter – not to mention Steve the melodica and Erik and Derek the ukuleles.
  • FF - Let's Get Lit - Live Podcast Recording
    FF - Let's Get Lit - Live Podcast Recording
    Sat, 18 May
    Reading
    18 May 2024, 20:00 – 21:00
    Reading, Progress Theatre, The Mount, Reading RG1 5HL, UK
    The brilliant SJ Watson (Before I Go To Sleep) and the fabulous Will Carver (Psychopaths Anonymous) are back with their outstanding Podcast Let's Get Lit. Expect hilarity, book talk and much more that will end up on the cutting room floor.
  • Fourbears Fest - Laura Shepherd-Robinson
    Fourbears Fest - Laura Shepherd-Robinson
    Sat, 18 May
    Reading
    18 May 2024, 18:00 – 19:00
    Reading, Progress Theatre, The Mount, Reading RG1 5HL, UK
    Laura Shepherd-Robinson will be discussing the best selling Square of Sevens. A brilliant historical fiction following Red, a traveller trying to solve mysteries while dealing with her past.
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