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Pandora’s Jar with Natalie Haynes

This Thursday we welcome writer, broadcaster and passionate classicist Natalie Haynes to our virtual stage. Natalie will be talking about her brilliant new book Pandora’s Jar. Taking Pandora and her jar (the box came later) as the starting point, she puts the women of the Greek myths on equal footing with the menfolk. After millennia of […]

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The Thursday Murder Club

We were delighted to welcome Richard Osman to the shop to sign copies of his marvellous debut novel The Thursday Murder Club. To order your copy please click here. Alternatively, orders can be placed over the phone or by calling into either bookshop.  

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Murder, Mayhem and Russia’s Remaking of the West

This Thursday we will be welcoming award winning journalist and best-selling author Luke Harding, as part of our sizzling summer live-stream lineup! Tickets can be booked via the events section of the website or by clicking here: http://bit.ly/shadowstate

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Calling all history buffs!

    We are thrilled to be able to bring you this exclusive offer of personally dedicated and signed copies of Charles Spencer’s new book, The White Ship Publishing on the 17th September, we are now accepting pre-orders via the ‘pre-order’ section of the website or by calling the Chorleywood shop on 01923 283566. Signed books make such wonderful gifts, just in […]

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In the press

Since re-opening on the 15th June, Sheryl has been in demand for her wealth of experience in the independent book trade. Recent appearances have included Sky News, Radio 5 Live, Radio 4 and BBC Three Counties Radio. Sky News:  Sheryl was filmed for a piece on shops re-opening after lockdown. This can be viewed here. Radio […]

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Chorleywood and Gerrards Cross Shops to re-open on Monday 15th June

We are delighted to announce that from Monday 15th June, both Chorleywood and Gerrards Cross Bookshops will once again be open for business. It goes without saying that the safety of both our customers and our teams is paramount and we have introduced a number of measures to minimise any potential risk. These measures include: […]

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The Roasting Tin Around the World

The Roasting Tin Around the World – Global One Dish Dinners by Rukmini Iyer  Bestselling author Rumini Iyer returns with another mouthwatering collection of one-tin recipes. Inspired by crowd-pleasing recipes from all corners of the globe, The Roasting Tin Around the World brings together 75 easy-to-make recipes that epitomise Rumini’s vision of ‘minimum effort, maximum flavour’. […]

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Update to Delivery Services

We can now offer the following delivery services: Post via Royal Mail (charges apply) Pre-arranged collection from one of our shops. Free delivery to your address if within a 5 mile radius of either shop. If you would like to place an order, please email us (include a contact number) and we will deal with your […]

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We can send books to your home!

We are now able to arrange for books to be posted to your home as our wholesaler is running a home delivery service.  If you would like to place an order, please email us (and include a contact number) and we will deal with your request as swiftly as possible. Stay safe! The Bookshop Team […]

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COVID-19 Update

Hello to all of our wonderful customers… It is with great sadness that, in addition to the shop being closed we have taken the difficult decision to temporarily suspend taking new orders by email or phone at the Chorleywood and Gerrards Cross Bookshops.  In the meantime thank you for all your amazing support. We will be […]

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