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27 07, 2017

Book of the Week: Miss Jane

2017-07-27T15:10:16+00:00 July 27th, 2017|Categories: Fiction, News, Staff Picks|Tags: |

Miss Jane by Brad Watson I've not come across Brad Watson before and was delighted with this read. Set within a powerful evocation of farming and the sheer toughness of the rural life in early 20th century America, it is a tale of family, friendships and kindnesses. It is beautifully written through the eyes of [...]

12 07, 2017

Book of The Week: The One-in-a-Million Boy

2017-07-22T11:21:13+00:00 July 12th, 2017|Categories: Fiction, News, Staff Picks|Tags: |

The One-in-a-Million Boy by Monica Wood 104 year old Ona Vitkus never expected to open her heart or share her story with the particular young boy who feeds her birds. Ona knows something is wrong when the boy doesn't show up one week, and his taciturn and estranged father, Quinn, takes his place. In a [...]

3 07, 2017

Book of The Week: The Wangs vs. The World

2017-07-13T10:29:14+00:00 July 3rd, 2017|Categories: Fiction, News|Tags: |

The Wangs vs. the World by Jade Chang With quintessentially American confidence, wildly successful immigrant Charles Wang over-leverages his grander dreams and loses everything. So begins a hilarious family road trip across the US to gather his daughters and son and take them “home” to China. Meanwhile, his wife and children have other plans and [...]

16 06, 2017

Our Independent Bookshop Week Celebrations!

2017-07-22T11:21:13+00:00 June 16th, 2017|Categories: News|

In celebration of Independent Bookshop Week (IBW), we at The Bookshop would like to welcome all and any to join us in our week of events! Kicking off on Saturday the 24th of June, we will be hosting a family game day with slots for children 4+ and 8+ to dive in and engage in [...]