Daunt Books eyes Muswell Hill opening

Daunt Books eyes Muswell Hill opening

Daunt Books is in talks to open a shop in Muswell Hill, The Bookseller can confirm.

The new north London branch is understood to be opening on the site of former independent bookstore Muswell Hill Books, previously owned by Ivan Beal, who also owned the now closed Fagin's Toyshop nearby. A neighbourhood group had been planning to fundraise for a community shop on the site but was reportedly told "Daunt's were moving in". 

Rose Cole, general manager of Daunt Books, confirmed: "We have had discussions with the landlord but nothing has been signed so I'm afraid there is very little I can say...

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