New children's indie bookshop to open in Norwich

New children's indie bookshop to open in Norwich

A new children's independent bookshop is due to open in Norwich on Saturday, with owners Dan and Leanne Fridd saying they hope to make books come alive for children. 

Bookbugs and Dragon Tales at 41-43 Timberhill, Norwich, will stock a wide range of children's books with around 2,500 titles as well as a smaller adult fiction and non-fiction section. The 1,800 sq ft two-floor shop (which dates back to 1703) boasts an events space, interactive activities as well as the characters of a "bookbug" and a dragon featuring prominently. 

Dan, who has 12 years experience working for Bertrams as a B...

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