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Bye Bye BookBenches: ''last chance'' dates for your diary!

Wednesday the 24th September, 2014

Sadly, Books about Town will soon be drawing to a close. 

Our BookBenches will start to disappear from the trails as we prepare them for auction. We will begin removing Benches from the trails on 14 September, and by 16 September they will all be gone.

Make sure you don’t miss any BookBenches before they go by taking a look at the specific removal dates for each BookBench. The benches will be removed on the morning of the date specified, so the last chance to see them will be the day before:

Friday 12 September
Hercule Poirot and the Greenshore Folly 

Riverside Trail:
Please Look After This Bear. Thank You.
Great Expectations
Shakespeare's London
From the Gruffalo to Scarecrows: The World of Axel Scheffler and Julia Donaldson
The World’s Biggest Flipbook

City Trail:
Katie in London
Brick Lane
Mary Poppins
Jacqueline Wilson
Peter Pan
Fever Pitch
Usborne' s That's not my…Bench
Wind in the Willows
Sit here at your own risk
Noughts and Crosses
Bridget Jones
The Laura Marlin Mysteries 
Dickens in Liverpool 
Alex Rider

Monday 15th September:

Riverside Trail:
Through the Looking Glass
The Librarian
How to Train Your Dragon
Clarice Bean, reading and thinking
War Horse
Dr. Seuss

Greenwich trail:
We’re Going on a Bear Hunt
On the Origin of Species
The Time Machine
Jungle Book
Elmer the Patchwork Elephant
Samuel Pepys' Diary
Samuel Johnson's Wild World
Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy 
Frozen in Time
The Canterbury Tales
The Railway Children
Girl Engrossed

Tuesday 16th September:

Bloomsbury trail:
James Bond stories
Always try to be a little kinder than is necessary
Pride and Prejudice
The Lion, The Witch and The Wardrobe 
Jeeves and Wooster Stories
Rest Your Stalks 
Sherlock Holmes stories
Mrs Dalloway
Around the World in Eighty Days

So, don’t miss the  opportunity to see our wonderful BookBenches before they go! 

Remember, if you’ve fallen in love with one of our BookBenches you could own it! 

Our auction will take place on 7 October at an exclusive event at the Southbank Centre. If you can’t make it there in person you can also bid online. For more information click here.