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

Covid had 'lasting legacy' on indie web development

Pickled Pepper Books’ Steven Pryse has said the challenges of bookselling through the pandemic accelerated many independents’ website development. Read more

HarperCollins launches campaign to support indie bookshops

HarperCollins has launched a campaign to support growth across the independent bookshop sector.  Read more

Online indie launches crowdfunder for Brighton's first Black-owned bookshop

An online retailer has launched a crowdfunding campaign to finance what is billed as the first Black-owned bookshop in Brighton. Read more

Staycations lead to bookselling boom for indies

An increase in people choosing to stay in the UK for their summer holiday this year has resulted in “tremendous” results for indie booksellers in staycation hotspots.... Read more

Essex indie bookshop doubles in size after 'thriving' in pandemic

An Essex-based indie bookshop is doubling in size after "thriving" during the pandemic. Read more

50 bookshops to open early for Rooney's publication day

Fifty bookshops, including independents and selected Waterstones across the UK and Ireland, are opening early on 7th September to mark the publication of Sally Rooney's new novel Beautiful World, Where... Read more

Maldon Books launches pop-up store in park

Maldon Books in Essex has launched a pop-up bookshop in a shepherd’s hut in nearby Promenade Park after brainstorming ideas over lockdown. ... Read more

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