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Summer Sale and Reading Ideas

Summer Sale and Reading Ideas

Adult Books £1, Childrens books 50p As the sun shines and schools break up, it’s time to stock up on summer reads. This week (until Saturday 1st August) all adult books are £1 or less. Children’s books are also on sale- they are all 50p or less. And and always we still have our lovely […]

What happens when a book is recycled?

What happens when a book is recycled?

Books for Amnesty is stocked entirely by donations. Every day we get boxes of lovely books brought in and we are so grateful because this is what keeps us running. But what happens when we get twenty copies of Dan Browns ‘The Da Vinci Code’ or when we get books missing their front covers or covered in crayon? When […]

What do A.A. Milne, Bill Bryson and D...

What do A.A. Milne, Bill Bryson and Dorris Lessing have in common?

It isn’t bears, travel or feminism. It’s Granta Magazine. I’ve been working at the bookshop for a while and a common sight is a stack of Granta Magazines in the corner.  If you are a someone that likes to dip in to books or someone that likes to find up and coming new writers, Granta […]

One Day Sale of Comics and Graphic No...

One Day Sale of Comics and Graphic Novels

Half term in Bristol and what to do w...

Half term in Bristol and what to do with it!

 All Children’s and Young Adult Books 50p or Less for Half Term Week The  sun is shining here in Bristol and after a lovely bank holiday weekend, it almost feels like summer. Here are some ideas for what to do with your kids over the next few days: 80 by 18 at Windmill Hill City […]