The Thursday Murder Club: Pre-Order Your Paperback!🦊

Richard Osman’s best-selling crime novel, The Thursday Murder Club, is coming out in paperback on the 13th of May! Pre-order your exclusive signed edition from us now while stocks last. The paperback includes bonus material from Richard Osman and a sneak peek of the first chapter of the sequel, coming out later this year. Pre-orderContinue reading “The Thursday Murder Club: Pre-Order Your Paperback!🦊”

☀Online Event with Kazuo Ishiguro☀

On Tuesday 23rd March at 7pm, Kazuo Ishiguro will be in conversation with bookseller and former BA President Nic Bottomley to discuss his newest novel, Klara and the Sun, and its themes of Artificial Intelligence and the essence of humanity. If you would like to attend this online event, order a copy directly from Book Stop by phone (01822Continue reading “☀Online Event with Kazuo Ishiguro☀”

💐Mother’s Day Presents💐

Stuck for the perfect Mother’s Day gift? Look no further. From novels to memoirs, history books to humour, our list has everything you could want to say thank you on the 14th. Mother’s Day Presents: You can order these by phone (01822 617244), email ( or through our online shop at

Ed Caesar Event: Thursday March 11, 7pm The Moth and the Mountain

Join Colin Midson in conversation with Ed Caesar about The Moth and the Mountain, a book that tells the untold story of Britain’s most mysterious mountaineering legend, Maurice Wilson, and his heroic attempt to climb Everest alone. Wilson was a man written out of the history books – dismissed as an eccentric and a charlatan by many, butContinue reading “Ed Caesar Event: Thursday March 11, 7pm The Moth and the Mountain”

📕The Thursday Murder Club Review🦊

The Thursday Murder Club By Richard OsmanRichard Osman’s bestselling debut novel is an absolute joy to read from start to finish, and the ideal companion for the chilly days and nights still ahead of us. Set in a retirement village in Kent, we are introduced to Elizabeth, Ibrahim, Ron and Joyce – an unlikely group of friends who meetContinue reading “📕The Thursday Murder Club Review🦊”

Home Learning Resources📚

We have compiled a list of learning resources to support those of you who are educating younger children from home! Including English, Maths, Geography, History and Language titles, these books can be used alongside your child’s set work to further and enhance their studies- and hopefully provide a bit of fun for all! Find ourContinue reading “Home Learning Resources📚”

Recommended Reads for Lockdown III

Stuck on what to read during Lockdown? Check out our new lists for uplifting titles and hefty tomes to see you through… Uplifting Reads for Lockdown: Long Lockdown Reads: Also take a look at the five amazing winners of the Costa Book Awards 2020: You can order these by phone (01822 617244),Continue reading “Recommended Reads for Lockdown III”

How Much of These Hills is Gold Book Review

How Much of These Hills is Gold By C Pam Zhang“What makes a home a home?” This question runs through the core of C Pam Zhang’s Booker-nominated novel, set on the sun-bleached planes of the American West following the Gold Rush. The answer is desperately sought by siblings Lucy and Sam, whose Chinese heritage makesContinue reading “How Much of These Hills is Gold Book Review”