The catastrophe was caused by a burst pipe under the flooring of the Big Comfy Bookshop
, which was established in 2012.
The 170 square metre flagship branch of The Bookshop
expands the company's presence at Gatwick, which already has two W H Smith shops.
London-based author Miranda Gold is set to visit Ludlow's Castle Bookshop
on July 19.
The Just a Book initiative, coinciding with Independent Bookshop
Week, is being run with grassroots group Just a Card and finance firm Funding Circle.
"Like they are resource lose at "We are living in challenging times with continuing threats to the high street," she says, adding that Independent Bookshop
Week provides an opportunity for booksellers to show what they are about.
Electronic books are all very well but they cannot replace the experience of the bookshop
, writes Alexander McCall Smith
BOOKS, computers, printer, and other valuable office equipment were destroyed at the University of Ibadan bookshop
, on Monday morning following the heavy rain on Sunday night within the university environment.
The school was proud to welcome Richard, from Drake the Bookshop
, to help launch the initiative by the Principal Emma Roffe and the School Council, with the aim of instilling a lifelong love of reading amongst the children, and provide easy access to buying reasonably priced books.
The temples of modern virtual civilisations mobile phones, airtime, gadgetry and the like are displacing some of the most treasured bookshops
in Nairobi and other towns in the country.A bookshop
in a town, or a library in a school or a community, is a repository of the finest inheritance of any generation.
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Sililo Martens, the man behind the popularFlickering Light baron Wind Street together with business partners Owain and Dan Faull, has opened a brand new venture at 27 Uplands Crescent called The Bookshop
Whether one acquires a book by providence or choice remains arguable, but for one independent bookshop
in Southport, England, the former seems to be the apparent answer.
Chloe Coles' first book is a lively and hilarious tale of Paige Turner and her efforts to save the beloved bookshop
where she works from the bulldozers.