Thursday, September 21, 2017 - 13:00 to 14:30

The Victorian Book Groups meets every third Thursday, 1-2.30pm and is led by Karen Laird.

Usual house admission price applies, plus £1 per session.

No need to book - just turn up!

Reading List

September 21: George Eliot’s Daniel Deronda

October 19: Charles Dickens’ Bleak House

November 16: Amy Levy’s The Romance of a Shop

December 14 (please note this is the 2nd Thursday of the month): Henry James’ The Turn of the Screw

Wednesday, October 11, 2017 - 18:30 to 21:00

Elizabeth Gaskell’s House is proud to welcome prize-winning British-Pakistani author Qaisra Shahraz on 11 October as part of the Manchester Literature Festival. Qaisra will be reading from her new book ‘The Concubine and the Slave Catcher’ followed by question and answers.