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St John's Wood Library

Staff book recommendations

Book cover Slade House by David Mitchell

Slade House by David Mitchell

Maj describes it as: labyrinthine, fragmented and eerie.
Book cover The Mother by by Yvvette Edwards

The Mother by Yvvette Edwards

Susan describes it as:⁣ every, parent's, nightmare.
Book cover The Memory Librarian: And Other Stories of Dirty Computer by Janelle Monáe

The Memory Librarian by Janelle Monáe

Helen describes it as: imaginative, inclusive and inspiring.
Book cover ⁣ The Patient Assassin by Anita Anand

The Patient Assassin by Anita Anand

Ravi describes it as: eye-opening, gripping and emotional.
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Information and enquiries

General enquiries and information on how to contact us.

Library opening hours

Day Main library
Monday 9.30am to 7pm
Tuesday 9.30am to 7pm
Wednesday 10am to 7pm
Thursday 9.30am to 7pm
Friday 9.30am to 8pm
Saturday 9.30am to 5pm
Sunday 11.30am to 3pm

This is a busy library serving the local community. There is space for reading and study, a children's library and an exhibition space.

We have an out-of-hours return box available for when the library is closed.