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Long Long Ago

You might recognise this book from our film, where it plays the pivotal role of being the first real book that the Boy has ever encountered. I bought Long Long Ago (published 1939) from Hall’s bookshop, selecting it specifically for … Continue reading

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World Book Night 2013

It’s April 23rd, World Book Night. And I’ve got a bunch of the 25,000 Judge Dredd graphic novels being given away free to promote reading (the full list of other titles can be seen here). Where to put them? Hmmm. I … Continue reading

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Cecil Court update

I thought it was high time I posted an update on one of our filming locations – Cecil Court in central London. It’s been a surprisingly long time since I wrote about its fascinating history and even longer since I … Continue reading

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Blimey

Well, it’s only been a week since we unleashed The Last Bookshop onto YouTube and it’s notched up over 2,000 views already. Thank you to everyone who has taken 20 minutes to watch it. And especially those who have then … Continue reading

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The Last Bookshop arrives on YouTube

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The real shops of The Last Bookshop

If you’ve seen our film, and fancy visiting the featured shops for real, we’ve put together a handy guide for you. Simply click Shop Locations on the banner above to find pictures, descriptions, addresses and web links galore. We want to spread word of … Continue reading

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Music from The Last Bookshop

Click below to hear Owen Hewson’s beautiful score for The Last Bookshop in its entirety. Track Listing 1 Streets 2 The Last Bookshop 3 A Universe of Books 4 The Shopkeeper 5 The Labyrinth 6 Biblio-archaeology 7 Interlude 8 The … Continue reading

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