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FIND US... In the border market town of Oswestry in Shropshire, where England meets Wales
THE BOOKSHOP... Great books, distinctive cards & gifts and a cafe too!
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Our Book Clubs

Booka Book Club

Currently reading: The Worm Forgives the Plough by John Stewart Collis

August 31st, 2016

Book & a Beer Book Club

Currently reading Bel Canto by Ann Patchett

September 29th, 2016

Children’s Book Club (7-9 years)

We're reading: Out of the Clouds by Diana Hendry

June 21st, 2016

Children’s Book Club (10-12 years)

We're reading: Rose Campion and the Stolen Secret by Lyn Gardner

June 22nd, 2016

Teen Book Club

We're reading: Titles from the YA Book Prize 2016 Shortlist

June 23rd, 2016

First Thursday Book Club

Currently reading: The Girl in the Red Coat by Kate Hamer

March 15th, 2016
Latest News
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Carol Ann Duffy & Friends – National Tour comes to Oswestry

Posted on September 6th, 2016

We’re delighted to announce that the Poet Laureate, Carol Ann Duffy, Gillian Clarke (past National Poet for Wales), Jackie Kay...

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Why I love Booka … by Owen Sheers

. . . Having a local bookshop where you know this experience awaits you is a privilege. But when you find it far from home, as I did recently in Oswestry in Shropshire it can be even better . . . I was ambushed by Booka, an independent bookshop whose open doors I could not refuse. I emerged an hour later rested and full of ideas with a new notebook, a CD of Ivor Gurney’s songs and a collection of poetry . . .

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