Topping and Company, Edinburgh, Scotland*

Topping and Company, Edinburgh

It was with great pleasure that I was able to visit Topping and Co in Edinburgh not long before the first lockdown as part of a little jaunt I had to look at some bookshops in my old home town. Continue reading Topping and Company, Edinburgh, Scotland*

The Lexicon, The Pollet, Guernsey*

The Lexicon

Lexicon is a local store that has been trading in Guernsey for over thirty years. We pride ourselves on our customer service and our wide range of products; offering islanders books, stationery, pens, wrapping paper, photo and picture frames, art Continue reading The Lexicon, The Pollet, Guernsey*

Heron & Willow, Jedburgh, Scotland*

Heron & Willow

Heron and Willow is a family run bookshop in the beautiful town of Jedburgh in The Scottish Borders. We opened in April 2023. Our curated selection of books and gifts aims to offer something unique. We’re particularly passionate about Scotland, Continue reading Heron & Willow, Jedburgh, Scotland*

Independent Bookshops and the Community*

Forum Bookshop

I was following a conversation on a group on Facebook (I know, I know) and it was pointed out that people don’t seem to realise the services that local, independent bookshops offer. Most independent bookshops are a wonderfully curated collection Continue reading Independent Bookshops and the Community*