Tagged: independent book shops

New indie bookshop nods to Bristol's 'radical past and present'

A new independent bookshop which nods to Bristol’s “radical past and present” has opened in the city’s Harbourside area, near where Edward Colston's statue was... Read more

Law firm charity to launch string of bookshops

A law firm's charity arm is launching several bookshops as a way to combat loneliness and foster community connections. Read more

Scottish booksellers welcome 'sensible' precautions as Waterstones encourages masks

Scottish booksellers say First Minister Nicola Sturgeon’s decision to keep some Covid-19 restrictions in place, including mask wearing and social distancing, is “pretty sensible", as Waterstones... Read more

Poetry publishers supports indie bookshops with discounted titles scheme

A group of indie poetry publishers have joined forces to support bookshops by offering specially curated lists of poetry titles at exclusive discounts to independent stores.... Read more

Walker Books teams up with indies to give Halls and Litchfield book to community heroes

Walker Books is collaborating with independent bookshops across the UK to give free copies of Rain Before Rainbows by Smriti Halls and David Litchfield to local heroes in... Read more

Burgled indie forced to close a day after reopening

An indie bookshop in Brigg, north Lincolnshire, was forced to close on Tuesday (13th April) after only a day's post-lockdown trading, following a break-in that left... Read more

Indie bookseller launches Kickstarter to publish dyslexia-friendly fiction

A North Somerset-based bookseller is launching a Kickstarter next month to publish fiction for adults with dyslexia. Read more

Bookseller launches crowdfund for children's book donation

A bookseller in Wetherby, West Yorkshire, has launched a crowdfund to donate books to children who receive free school meals.  Read more

Majority of indie bookshops report Christmas sales rise

More than three-quarters of independent booksellers responding to The Bookseller's 2020 Christmas trading survey saw a rise in business year-on-year for the festive period. The Booksellers Association... Read more

Little Toller to open bookshop

Independent press Little Toller is to open a bookshop in the Dorset town of Beaminster next month.  Read more

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