Book of Dust Vol 2 OUT NOW

Image for The Secret Commonwealth: The Book of Dust Volume TwoThe eagerly awaited second book in this new Philip Pullman series, The Secret Commonwealth, is out now and on sale in the shop. 

Lyra, now twenty years old, and her daemon Pantalaimon, are forced to navigate their relationship in a way they could never have imagined and are drawn into the complex and dangerous factions of a world that they had no idea existed. ‘High-octane adventure accompanies ingenious plotting’ The Times.

Click on the link  Philip Pullman interview (30.44 mins in)

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Bookshop Day – Saturday 5th October

Image result for books are my bag imagesIt’s Bookshop Day tomorrow, call in and see us with your BAMB tote bag, or book related bag you had from us, or your loyalty card have a lucky dip for a special present from us to you to celebrate Bookshop day 2019!

Click on the link and see the many, many well-known faces who want bookshops on our high street to survive and thrive:

Books are my Bag – BAMBassadors

Competition: How many can you name? Write them down and come in on Saturday with your list. The one with the most will win a £10 RM Gift Voucher.

Also the Loyalty Card Draw will take place with a £10 RM Voucher prize. Make sure this week to use all your ‘nearly filled’ cards to be in time for the draw! (Remember to put your name and contact number on your card)

 

5% or 100%?

Grayscale Photo of BooksDid you know the best way to support us (and your high street) is to

PLACE YOUR ORDER DIRECT WITH US IN THE SHOP, VIA EMAIL, TELEPHONE OR THIS WEBSITE? 

and not use a third party. Use any of the search engines to find your books, music CD’s or vinyls then send us your order to MAXIMISE the benefit to our shop! If you would like YOUR ORDER DELIVERED, we can do that too! – free of charge within a radius of  5 miles from the shop. Just ask for details and we will do our best to provide you with a first class service. WE ARE COMING UP TO OUR 7TH BIRTHDAY and we would like to have many, many more – with your help!

 

Sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale

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The Testaments by Margaret Atwood

With The Testaments, the wait is over. Margaret Atwood’s sequel picks up the story more than 15 years after Offred stepped into the unknown, with the explosive testaments of three female narrators from Gilead. `Dear Readers: Everything you’ve ever asked me about Gilead and its inner workings is the inspiration for this book. Well, almost everything! The other inspiration is the world we’ve been living in.’ Margaret Atwood.

 SHORTLISTED FOR THE BOOKER PRIZE 2019. The literary event of the year.’ Guardian. ‘It’s terrifying and exhilarating.’ Judges of the Booker Prize 2019  Out on Tuesday 10th September, our price £16.99