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Bookshop Crawl through the past

It’s #IBW17.  Last year my partner and I did a whole run of shops in our local area and beyond.  Burley Fisher in Dalston, Stoke Newington Bookshop, Brick Lane Bookshop to name but a few.   475 more words


New Zealand: Auckland in midwinter

While the northern hemisphere is celebrating the summer solstice by touching Stonehenge and other rituals, the 21st of June is the midwinter solstice down here in the southern hemisphere. 696 more words

Books, Bookshops And Libraries

... three winners …

A week ago I used the Goodreads giveaway programme (click here) offering 3 signed copies of Course of Mirrors to readers around the world. I put a one week time-limit on the contest. 487 more words


Mary Ryans Milton - June Bookshop Visit!

Delighted to say our Library Workshops, for Ashgrove and Kenmore are full!

But this Saturday why not meet author June Perkins and find out about this beautiful book.

Magic Fish Dreaming

R & R Books, Stroud

R & R Books in Stroud is a second-hand bookshop which sells a large range of used and pre-owned books. These book collections include genres such as Mind and Spirit, History, Philosophy, and Children’s. 121 more words


New Zealand: Hamilton

En route to Hamilton on Highway 1, we stopped for coffee at Tirau, a town that does not make it into the guide book. It has numerous cafes and so is a good place for refuelling but its speciality is corrugated iron art. 352 more words

Books, Bookshops And Libraries

Stroud Bookshop

Stroud’s only independent bookshop is situated on the town’s main high street. Although the shop was once run as two separate shops – a children’s bookshop and a general bookshop – these shops have unfortunately had to combine into one shop in order to survive. 114 more words