Children's Book of the Season
The Baileys Women's Prize 2017
Congratulations to Naomi Alderman for winning the BAILEY'S Women's Prize for Fiction 2017! 'The Power' is wild and shocking... we love it!
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The Costa Book Prize
Congratulations to the winners of the Costa Book Awards, 2017.
Inside the Wave by Helen Dunmore is the Costa Book of the Year 2017.
Man Booker Prize 2017
Congratulations to George Saunders on winning the Man Booker Prize with his first novel 'Lincoln in the Bardo'. We can safely say it is unlike anything else we have ever read!
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Radio 4 Book at Bedtime
From 30th April 2018
The Storied Life of A.J. Fikry
by Gabrielle Zevin
Sherlock Holmes (Sherlock Gnomes)
by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
The Guernsey Literary and Potato Peel Pie Society
by Annie Barrows, Mary Ann Shaffer
Radio 4 Book of the Week
From 22nd May 2018
Maggie and Me
by Damian Barr
Wow! We are thrilled to have been shortlisted for Independent Bookshop of the Year (Northern England).
Thank you to everybody for supporting us, and for all the wonderful comments - you really made us smile!
As chosen by Independent Booksellers, the Children's Book of the Season for Spring 2018 is the magnificent Brightstorm, by Vashti Hardy.
An exciting, adventurous tale which follows twins, Authur and Maudie, on a mission to clear the name of their father!
Signed copies of Brightstorm are available in the shop!