Ted Powell, author, will be talking about his new book King Edward VIII at the Stripey Badger Bookshop in Grassington on Saturday 3rd October.

Publishers Oxford University Press say that the book:

  • Provides a significant new interpretation of the life and reign of this controversial King
  • Sets Edward VIII in the context of Anglo-American relations in the twentieth century
  • Moves away from the traditional Anglocentric view of Edward VIII
  • Looks at Edward VIII as a global media celebrity

Talk costs £7.50 which includes tea and cream scone.  Tickets available from the Stripey Badger Bookshop on 01756 753583