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Books are listed in order of year of publication - newest titles are at the top. There are 22 books in this booklist

This list represents some of the books on this subject that we have had in our shop - but there will be many more that we can order for you!

  • Cover image of book The Bookshop of the Broken Hearted by Robert Hillman
    The Bookshop of the Broken Hearted - by Robert Hillman

    £8.99   paperback   (2019) - ISBN 13: 9780571349784 | ISBN 10: 0571349781

    The perfect book for anyone who's ever had their heart broken, anyone who's ever had their broken heart mended, and anyone who's ever visited a bookshop...  Tom Hope doesn’t chase rainbows. He does his best on the farm – he milks the cows ... more

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  • Cover image of book Browse: Love Letters to Bookshops Around the World by Henry Hitchings (Editor)
    Browse: Love Letters to Bookshops Around the World - by Henry Hitchings (Editor)

    £9.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781782272960 | ISBN 10: 1782272968

    A cabinet of curiosities, a time machine, a treasure trove – we love bookshops because they possess a unique kind of magic. In Browse Henry Hitchings asks fifteen writers from around the world to reveal their favourite bookshops, each conjuring a s ... more

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  • Cover image of book The All Night Bookshop by David Belbin
    The All Night Bookshop - by David Belbin

    £4.95   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781907598760 | ISBN 10: 1907598766

    An elusive owner who lives on the top floor but is never seen… customers who turn up after midnight in slippers and dressing gown, driven by an urgent desire for a book about Icelandic myths or pottery… a beautiful and insomniac shop manager who ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Snooty Bookshop: Fifty Literary Postcards by Tom Gauld
    The Snooty Bookshop: Fifty Literary Postcards - by Tom Gauld

    £12.99   card deck   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781786891525 | ISBN 10: 1786891522

    A hilarious collection of fifty postcards celebrating multi-award-winning cartoonist Tom Gauld’s iconic Guardian comics – the perfect gift for book lovers everywhere.  Tom Gauld has created countless iconic strips for the Guardian over th ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Diary of a Bookseller by Shaun Bythell
    The Diary of a Bookseller - by Shaun Bythell

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781781258637 | ISBN 10: 1781258635

    Shaun Bythell owns The Bookshop, Wigtown - Scotland's largest second-hand bookshop. It contains 100,000 books, spread over a mile of shelving, with twisting corridors and roaring fires, and all set in a beautiful, rural town by the edge of the sea. A ... more

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  • Cover image of book Franklin
    Franklin's Flying Bookshop - by Jen Campbell

    £6.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9780500651711 | ISBN 10: 050065171x

    A spellbinding story about the magic of books for children aged 3+   Franklin the dragon loves stories and loves reading stories to people too, but everyone is too scared to even look at him. One day he meets a girl named Luna who, far from being ... more

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  • Cover image of book Off the Shelf: A Celebration of Bookshops in Verse by Carol Ann Duffy (Editor)
    Off the Shelf: A Celebration of Bookshops in Verse - by Carol Ann Duffy (Editor)

    £8.99   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781509897087 | ISBN 10: 1509897089

    In Off the Shelf: A Celebration of Bookshops in Verse, Poet Laureate Carol Ann Duffy has commissioned a selection of the UK's most loved and lauded poets to each write a poem in celebration of books and bookshops - the worlds they hold, the freedoms ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Virago Story: Assessing the Impact of a Feminist Publishing Phenomenon by Catherine Riley
    The Virago Story: Assessing the Impact of a Feminist Publishing Phenomenon - by Catherine Riley

    £19.00   paperback   (2018) - ISBN 13: 9781785338557 | ISBN 10: 1785338552

    The 1970s witnessed a renaissance in women’s print culture, as feminist presses and bookshops sprang up in the wake of the second-wave women’s movement. At four decades’ remove from that heady era, however, the landscape looks dramatically diff ... more

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  • Cover image of book Busy Bookshop: My First Sticker Activity by Marion Billet
    Busy Bookshop: My First Sticker Activity - by Marion Billet

    £6.99   paperback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9781509809424 | ISBN 10: 1509809422

    Get creative and design your own bookshop with Busy Bookshop: My First Sticker Activity, a title for young children complete with carry handle and lively illustrations by well-known French illustrator Marion Billet.   Make book covers, choose ... more

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  • Cover image of book Bookshops by Jorge Carrión
    Bookshops - by Jorge Carrión

    £16.99   hardback   (2016) - ISBN 13: 9780857054449 | ISBN 10: 0857054449

    A journey around the world by way of its best bookshops - the perfect present for book-lovers   Why do bookshops matter? How do they filter our ideas and literature? In this inventive and highly entertaining extended essay, Jorge Carrion takes ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Little Bookshop and the Origami Army by Michael Foreman
    The Little Bookshop and the Origami Army - by Michael Foreman

    £11.99   hardback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9781783441204 | ISBN 10: 1783441208

    When the Mayor decides to close down Joey's favourite bookshop in order to build a big superstore, Joey calls upon his friend, Origami Girl, to help. Origami Girl creates an army out of characters from famous children's books to put a stop to the ma ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Little Paris Bookshop by Nina George
    The Little Paris Bookshop - by Nina George

    £8.99   paperback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780349140377 | ISBN 10: 0349140375

    The international bestseller The Little Paris Bookshop is a delightful, bittersweet tale about the distance one man will travel for the sake of love and friendship.   On a beautifully restored barge on the Seine, Jean Perdu runs a bookshop; ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend by Katarina Bivald
    The Readers of Broken Wheel Recommend - by Katarina Bivald

    £12.99   hardback   (2015) - ISBN 13: 9780701189068 | ISBN 10: 0701189061

    Warning: once you let books into your life, the most unexpected things can happen...  The International Bestseller   Sara is 28 and has never been outside Sweden except in the (many) books she reads. When her elderly penfriend Amy inv ... more

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  • Cover image of book Busy Bookshop (Board Book) by Marion Billet
    Busy Bookshop (Board Book) - by Marion Billet

    £5.99   hardback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781447264262 | ISBN 10: 1447264266

    There's so much to see and do in the Busy Bookshop! Children can join in by pushing, pulling and turning the tabs to bring the shop to life. Spin the wheel to change the pictures in a book, pull the tab to make a dinosaur pop up and help the author t ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Bookshop Book by Jen Campbell
    The Bookshop Book - by Jen Campbell

    £12.99   hardback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781472116666 | ISBN 10: 1472116666

    Every bookshop has a story.  We're not talking about rooms that are just full of books.  We're talking about bookshops in barns, disused factories, converted churches and underground car parks. Bookshops on boats, on buses, and in old ru ... more

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  • Cover image of book The Bookshop That Floated Away by Sarah Henshaw
    The Bookshop That Floated Away - by Sarah Henshaw

    £7.99   paperback   (2014) - ISBN 13: 9781472108050 | ISBN 10: 1472108051

    The story of an extraordinary bookshop... and everything its owner did to keep it afloat.  In early 2009 a strange sort of business plan landed on the desk of a pinstriped bank manager. It had pictures of rats and moles in rowing boats and archa ... more

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  • Cover image of book Three Things You Need to Know About Rockets by Jessica A. Fox
    Three Things You Need to Know About Rockets - by Jessica A. Fox

    £8.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781780721712 | ISBN 10: 1780721714

    This is a book for anyone who has ever thought What if?   Jessica Fox is living in Hollywood, a 26-year-old filmmaker with a high-stress job at NASA. Working late one night, craving another life, she is seized by a moment of inspiration and ... more

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  • Cover image of book More Weird Things Customers Say in Bookshops by Jen Campbell, illustrated by the Brothers McLeod
    More Weird Things Customers Say in Bookshops - by Jen Campbell, illustrated by the Brothers McLeod

    £9.99   hardback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781472106339 | ISBN 10: 1472106334

    A follow up to the bestselling Weird Things Customers Say in Bookshops. Weird Things Customers Say in Bookshops was a Sunday Times bestseller, and could be found displayed on bookshop counters up and down the country. The response to the book from ... more

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  • Cover image of book Mr Penumbra
    Mr Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore - by Robin Sloan

    £12.99   paperback   (2013) - ISBN 13: 9781782391197 | ISBN 10: 1782391193

    Recession has shuffled Clay Jannon out of his life as a Web-design drone and serendipity coupled with sheer curiosity has landed him a new job working the night shift at Mr. Penumbra's 24-Hour Bookstore.  And it doesn't take long for Clay to rea ... more

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  • Cover image of book Weird Things Customers Say in Bookshops by Jen Campbell
    Weird Things Customers Say in Bookshops - by Jen Campbell

    £8.99   hardback   (2012) - ISBN 13: 9781780334837 | ISBN 10: 1780334834

    From the hugely popular blog, a miscellany of hilarious and peculiar bookshop moments. 'Can books conduct electricity?' 'My children are just climbing your bookshelves: that's ok... isn't it?' A John Cleese Twitter question ['Wha ... more

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  • Cover image of book Rebel Bookseller: Why Indie Businesses Represent Everything You Want to Fight For... by Andrew Laties
    Rebel Bookseller: Why Indie Businesses Represent Everything You Want to Fight For... - by Andrew Laties

    £10.99   paperback   (2011) - ISBN 13: 9781609801397 | ISBN 10: 1609801393

    Andy Laties has launched five bookselling companies in the past thirty years. In 1987 he won the Women's National Book Association's Pannell Award for his innovative community outreach work at The Children's Bookstore in Chicago. After ten years as a ... more

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  • Cover image of book Firmin by Sam Savage
    Firmin - by Sam Savage

    £8.99   paperback   (2009) - ISBN 13: 9780753823392 | ISBN 10: 075382339x

    Firmin is the runt of a litter of rats born in the basement of Pembroke Books, a ramshakle old bookshop run by the equally shambolic owner, Norman Shine. Forced to compete for food, Firmin ends up chewing on the books that surround him. Thanks to his ... more

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