Inspired by books that uncover the complexities of friendships and family relationships, including The Dust That Falls From Dreams (Louis de Bernières - mandolin, guitar, drum, flute), Notes From An Exhibition (Patrick Gale - cello), A Tale For The Time Being (Ruth Ozeki), Something In Common (Roisin Meaney), Some Luck (Jane Smiley), Mr Lynch’s Holiday (Catherine O’Flynn - reads), A Perfectly Good Man (Patrick Gale - reads), Garden Of Evening Mists (Tan Twan Eng). The album also features a reading from Fiona O’Shaughnessy. ARTWORK BY HANNAH PORTER.
“The most beautiful songs! I’m completely undone, in the best possible way” Ruth Ozeki
“The Bookshop Band capture the essence of our favourite books in their music and makes us look at them in new ways.” Tan Twan Eng