Philip Jones praises the hard graft, expertise and imagination helping independent bookshops triumph.
Let's start with this: on the face of it there is not a lot for the author... Read more
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
Pickled Pepper Books’ Steven Pryse has said the challenges of bookselling through the pandemic accelerated many independents’ website development.
HarperCollins has launched a campaign to support growth across the independent bookshop sector.
An online retailer has launched a crowdfunding campaign to finance what is billed as the first Black-owned bookshop in Brighton.
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
An Essex-based indie bookshop is doubling in size after "thriving" during the pandemic.
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 in Essex has launched a pop-up bookshop in a shepherd’s hut in nearby Promenade Park after brainstorming ideas over lockdown. ... Read more