Nov 4th: Rick Stein book signing for ‘Rick Stein’s Secret France’

At 12:30 Rick Stein will be signing copies of his latest cookery book, Rick Stein’s Secret France on Monday 4th November at the bookshop.

Real French home cooking with all the recipes from Rick’s new BBC Two series. Over fifty years ago Rick Stein first set foot in France. Now, he returns to the food and cooking he loves the most …

and makes us fall in love with French food all over again. Rick’s meandering quest through the byways and back roads of rural France sees him pick up inspiration from Normandy to Provence. With characteristic passion and joie de vivre, Rick serves up incredible recipes: chicken stuffed with mushrooms and Comte, grilled bream with aioli from the Languedoc coast, a duck liver parfait bursting with flavour, and a recipe for the most perfect raspberry tart plus much, much more.

Simple fare, wonderful ingredients, all perfectly assembled; Rick finds the true essence of a food so universally loved, and far easier to recreate than you think.

This is a free event but to help us plan the number of books we need please RSVP by emailing us at, calling us on 01488 683480 or through Eventbrite.