Tagged: independent bookshops

Indie marvels

Philip Jones praises the hard graft, expertise and imagination helping independent bookshops triumph. Read more

Advice to booksellers

Let's start with this: on the face of it there is not a lot for the author... Read more

Lock and key

Last week, the Ministry of Justice said it will allow independent booksellers to deliver to prisons, after applying online. Fives Leaves Bookshop owner... Read more

Indies report dip in Easter trade as hot weather hits footfall

The sunny weather hit Easter weekend trading for bookshops with some struggling to shift copies, bucking the general trend after research showed High Street footfall actually increased. ... Read more

Judith Kerr and Philip Pullman join IBW celebrations

Independent Bookshop Week (IBW) will feature the 50th anniversary of The Tiger Who Came to Tea as well as Philip Pullman exclusives and a nationwide poet tour... Read more

Gaisford-Waller to join Hunting Raven Books

Tina Gaisford-Waller has joined the Winstone’s team as manager of its Frome store, Hunting Raven Books, in Somerset. Read more

Indies reminded to complete 2017 Christmas Trading Survey

Indie bookshops in the UK and Ireland are being called upon to complete The Bookseller’s annual Christmas Trading Survey. Read more

Forest Hill children's bookshop opens to 'exceptional response'

A new children’s bookshop SmallPrint Books has opened in London's Forest Hill and took £2,300 on its opening day. Read more

French-English bookshop opens in London's East End

A former diplomat from Beirut and an arts professional have opened up a French-English bookshop in London’s East End. Read more

Waterstones, Blackwell's and indies report Christmas sales rise

Waterstones, Blackwell’s, Stanfords and independent booksellers have all reported strong Christmas book sales, with titles such as Five on Brexit Island and the GCHQ Puzzle... Read more

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