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: https://uk.bookshop.org/lists/uplifting-reads-for-lockdown Long Lockdown Reads: https://uk.bookshop.org/lists/long-lockdown-reads Also take a look at the five amazing winners of the Costa Book Awards 2020: https://uk.bookshop.org/lists/costa-book-awards-2020-winners 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”

Raynor Winn Event 9th December at 7pm

Join Colin Midson as he talks to award-winning author Raynor Winn about her latest book, The Wild Silence. This is the second in a new series of regular online events held in collaboration with Cornwall and Devon independent bookshops. In The Wild Silence, Raynor picks up the story where the Salt Path left off. AsContinue reading “Raynor Winn Event 9th December at 7pm”

It Starts with a Book

Check out the link below: https://uk.bookshop.org/lists/it-starts-with-a-book-d708c759-3730-4ab9-92ee-f4ba5bf319d4 For each sale of a title in this list via our online shop, a book will be donated to a grassroots organisation (including local foodbanks) which help disadvantaged people across the UK and Ireland. This initiative is kindly supported by Penguin Random House and Neighbourly. #itstartswithabook