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16th December 2022

Finally this week, as illustrated by Edward Ardizzone (1900-79), independent bookshops are wonderful, magical places where you can enjoy browsing, make serendipitous discoveries, chat to fellow book-lovers, and support local businesses. Buying books in person in interesting surroundings (we include our shop here) is so much more enjoyable and rewarding than being sold to by an algorithm. It's also possible to buy from independent booksellers online at  


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