Tue, 20/09/2011 - 11:28
A book’s title rarely tells its own, evocative story. However, Sebastian Junger’s work, The Perfect Storm, does. It tells of a confluence of three phenomena, deus ex machina, that lead to a tragic ending, with the irony of the back-story being an already dying fishing industry. Junger’s story, of the “...
Tue, 20/09/2011 - 10:14
The Travel Bookshop premises in Notting Hill will reopen as a bookshop this week after The Book Warehouse acquired the lease to one-half of the building from the Travel Bookshop's founder Sarah Anderson.
The Book Warehouse m.d. James Malin said the shop would open on Thursday (22nd September) or Friday (23rd September) and would...
Tue, 23/08/2011 - 09:15
The Travel Bookshop in west London, which was made famous by the Hugh Grant
film "Notting Hill", is closing down in two weeks' time.
The London shop on Blenheim Crescent was founded 32 years ago and is owned by European Estates Plc, which has been looking for a buyer for the business since May. The bookshop...
Sun, 28/02/2010 - 15:00
The best hope for the beleaguered travel market is for it to “plateau out”, as sales slumped by almost 9% in 2009.
Travel publishing consultant Stephen Mesquita (pictured) made the claim as the latest Travel Publishing Yearbook was released. The report, written by former AA Publishing m.d. Mesquita, is based on...