AUTHOR EVENT:- ELISABETH GALVIN

AUTHOR EVENT:- ELISABETH GALVIN SATURDAY 6TH OCTOBER - 1-3 pm: THE SHEEN BOOKSHOP Do come and meet renowned author Elisabeth Galvin - she will be talking about her new biography of author E. Nesbitt, author of 'The Railway Children' at 1pm - The Sheen Bookshop. E.Nesbit is really Edith Nesbit, who wrote an extraordinary 98… Continue reading AUTHOR EVENT:- ELISABETH GALVIN

ILLUSTRATED WINDOWS AT THE SHEEN BOOKSHOP AND THE KEW BOOKSHOP

ILLUSTRATED WINDOWS:- This week, we've had visits from two lovely children's Author/Illustrators, one at each shop, in order to give our children's windows a bit of a paint-job:- Come and see... 1. AT THE SHEEN BOOKSHOP At the Sheen Bookshop, we were privileged to have the children's author / illustrator Rosie Wellesley visit to give… Continue reading ILLUSTRATED WINDOWS AT THE SHEEN BOOKSHOP AND THE KEW BOOKSHOP

Wellcome Book Awards

WELLCOME BOOK AWARDS: The 'Incurably Curious' Window Display   We are delighted to be supporting the amazing Wellcome Book Awards for Best Science Books of the Year 2018 - all six shortlisted finalists are featured in our window along with various sciency bits and bobs - microscope, telescope, globe, large fossils, molecular models, etc, etc... … Continue reading Wellcome Book Awards

SPRING WINDOWS !!

SPRING COMES TO KEW & SHEEN... With all this snow around at the moment, we thought we'd give the two shops a taste of Spring which will eventually arrive - so our Easter windows have gone in - here's the Kew window:- Some close-up details:- Here's the Sheen Bookshop window - a much bigger shop… Continue reading SPRING WINDOWS !!

THE BRITISH BOOK AWARDS 2018

THE BRITISH BOOK AWARDS 2018 Wow - so exciting !! We have been shortlisted along with five other bookshops, for the London region for the Best Independent Bookshop Nibbie Award (this is like the British Oscars of Bookselling !!) Come and vote for us here:- Independent Bookshop of the Year Vote The London shortlist for… Continue reading THE BRITISH BOOK AWARDS 2018