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

Increase in staycationers aids indie rebound

A number of independent bookshops are reporting that a rise in UK staycations is helping to counter the early damage caused by the coronavirus pandemic. ... Read more

BA hails increase in indie bookshops for third consecutive year

The number of independent bookshops in the UK and Ireland has grown for the third consecutive year, according to new data from the Booksellers Association. ... 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

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