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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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Westminster Music Library is one of the largest public music libraries in the UK, holding a wide range of sheet music and books about music. The library was founded in 1946 with the music collections of music critic, Edwin Evans, and was based for more than 70 years within Victoria Library. 

Westminster Music Library has now been relocated to Westminster Reference Library. Here it joins Westminster's nationally recognised art and design and performing arts collections in the heart of the West End. 

Day Hours
Monday to Friday 10am to 6pm
Saturday 1pm to 5pm
Sunday Closed