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Golden Booker win brings new readers to The English Patient
News last weekend that Michael Ondaatje’s 1992 modern classic The English Patient won the Golden Booker Prize has resulted in a global spike in sales and...
Vale John Julius Norwich
My Bookshop was sad to hear the news from London last weekend that writer and broadcaster John Julius Norwich has died aged 88. Over the nine...
BOOK CLUB - MAY 2018
Our May book this year is Anatomy of a Scandal by Sarah Vaughan. The story has been described by The Guardian as a "political page-turner...and gripping tale of dark...
BOOK CLUB - APRIL 2018
Our April book this year was The Choke, by 2015 Miles Franklin Literary Award winner Sophie Laguna. Set in the countryside around the Murray River, Laguna's tale reminds us...
BOOK CLUB - MARCH 2018
Our March book this year was Manhattan Beach by 2011 Pulitzer Prize winner Jennifer Egan. An outstanding novel set in 1940s New York, with three memorable...