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March Great Reads

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We’ve got historical novels as well novels set in the present day as our suggestions for great reads this month. We head to Bristol with Helen Dunmore, Scotland with Polly Clark, America with George Saunders […]

The best independent bookshops around Dulwich

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Whatever book you want to read, you’re sure to find it in one of these local bookshops. I’ve selected the best bookshops in and around Dulwich. Chener Books Don’t judge a book by its cover. The shop […]

What could you read next?

This Is How It Aways Is

Stuck for something to read this month? These are the books that I have read, loved and can recommend to you. The Heart’s Invisible Furies by John Boyne  A stunning piece of storytelling by a genius […]

What could you read next?

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Stuck for something to read this month? These are the books that I have read, loved and can recommend to you. Little Deaths by Emma Flint  Little Deaths is brilliant, everything a reader wants from a […]

Dulwich Literary Festival coming in November…

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Dulwich Books in West Dulwich brings you the third Dulwich Literary Festival on 11-13 November. Why another festival I hear you cry? We already have the Dulwich Festival in May, led by Alpha Hopkins, which presents a […]

Adder, Bluebell, Lobster

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I write poetry for children and adults, short fiction and radio plays. I’m thrilled that my 5th children’s poetry collection – Adder, Bluebell, Lobster – was published last week. But how did it come about? In […]

Dulwich Literary Festival

A special evening with Melvyn Bragg as he shares the story of the peasants revolt to a packed house

Kate Mosse charmed us with ghostly tales, Melvyn Bragg regaled a packed Dulwich College library with stories from the peasant’s revolt, and as hundreds of people supported us, so the 2015 Dulwich Literary Festival was […]

“What can independent bookshops offer that Amazon cannot?”

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That’s the question a book lover posed to me recently and it made me stop and think. I know that many of you reading this article already support the many independent shops across the area, […]

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