Poets J.R. Carpenter and Zaffar Kunial will be in Grasmere on Wednesday, February 19, to read from their latest works as part of the ongoing Little Unsuspected Paradise series of events.

Both poets will be reading at Emma’s Dell at 7.30pm (doors 7pm). This is a free event but seats are limited. To book, contact the bookshop (email: info@samreadbooks.co.uk) (twitter: @sreadbooks).

The programme of free public book events and writing workshops are co-organised by Dr Will Smith and Dr Polly Atkin.