Burson opens new bookshop in Hay-on-Wye

Burson opens new bookshop in Hay-on-Wye

The only store in Hay-on-Wye, Herefordshire, to exclusively sell new books will open on 26th October.

Owner Hannah Burson made the decision to open The Old Electric Bookshop, The Pavement, Hay, after spotting a gap in the market for a dedicated shop for new books. The shop will be the only bookshop selling exclusively new titles among Hay’s 20 second-hand bookstores.

She said: “Most of the books you get in Hay are second-hand books—some of the bookshops also sell some new books. There aren’t any bookshops just selling new books which is what we’ll be. People do like to give new books and ...

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