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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!
AUTHOR EVENTS... With bestselling authors and some of the best new writers.
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Books Are My Bag Canvas Bag (Limited Edition)

Books Are My Bag Canvas Bag (Limited Edition)

Price: £10.00


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Conclave – Robert Harris (Signed Copy)

Conclave – Robert Harris (Signed Copy)

Price: £14.99


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No Nonsense – Joey Barton (Signed Copy)

No Nonsense – Joey Barton (Signed Copy)

Price: £20.00


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Our Book Clubs

Booka Book Club

Currently reading: Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs

November 23rd, 2016

Book & a Beer Book Club

Currently reading: Full Dark House by Christopher Fowler

November 3rd, 2016

Children’s Book Club (Yr 3/4)

We're reading: Jinks & O'Hare Funfair Repair by Philip Reeve & Sarah McIntyre

November 16th, 2016

Children’s Book Club (Yr 5/6)

We're reading: The Imaginary by A.F. Harrold

November 2nd, 2016

Teen Book Club (Yr 7/8)

We're reading: Riverkeep by Martin Stewart

November 22nd, 2016

YA Book Club (Yr 9+)

We're reading: Paper Butterflies by Lisa Heathfield

October 11th, 2016
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Carol Ann Duffy & Friends – National Tour comes to Oswestry

Posted on November 3rd, 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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