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How To Get Listed

I’ve been asked a couple of times how Indie Bookshops and Indie Publishers can be added to the list and map. Other than contacting me through Twitter (where I seem to live) you can fill in this contact form with as much information as possible to help me fill your listing in. You can also …

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Next Steps and Patreon

I thought I would pop a post on here to let everyone know what’s happening with the various websites and projects. My main focus is building a spreadsheet of information from the UK and Ireland independent publishers that I have listed on this blog, and some that are still on the reams of handwritten notes …

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Goodbye 2021, Hello 2022

Well, 2021… that was a year, tiring and very, very long. It meant that I lost focus quite a lot of the time and was spending a lot of energy treading water when it comes to the Big Bearded Bookseller / Indie Bookshop / Indie Publisher projects. Big Bearded Bookseller Linktree But I’ve continued to take the advice of James Clear and tried …

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2 Tone Comics, Hebden Bridge

2 Tone Comics is a comic shop in Hebden Bridge, one of my favourite towns in West Yorkshire. I’ve not had a chance to visit them yet but from exploring their Facebook page they look like an extremely energetic shop, visiting comic conventions and shows. They have a massive back catalogue and if you want …

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Topping and Company, Edinburgh

Contact: 2 Blenheim Place Edinburgh EH7 5JH Telephone: 0131 546 4202 Website: www.toppingbooks.co.uk Twitter: @ToppingsEdin Facebook: @ToppingsEdin 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 …

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Lighthouse Radical Bookshop, Edinburgh

Contact: 43-45 W Nicolson Street Newington Edinburgh EH8 9DB Telephone: 0131 662 9112 Website: https://lighthousebookshop.com/ Twitter: @lighthousebks Instagram: @lighthousebks Facebook: @LighthouseBks Another of my favourite Edinburgh bookshops, I do try to pop in as often as I can whenever I get up to visit. I’ve always felt that Word Power Books and then Lighthouse Books …