Monthly Archives: July 2011

Lauren St John loves our shop!

“P&G Wells is one of my favourite independent bookshops. The shop itself is an absolute joy and the events they organise are every bit as good – a celebration of the books and the spirit of storytelling.” Lauren St John … Continue reading

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If you like the Wimpy Kid books you might like this:

Try ‘Big Nate; The Boy with the Biggest Head in the World’ Big-head Nate Wright truly believes he is destined for greatness, he’s a champion table tennis player,a comic book artist and the self-proclaimed king of his class. In this … Continue reading

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A moving and exceptional true-life story…..

This book tells the extraordinary story of ten-year-old Enaiatollah’s epic journey from Afghanistan to Italy. Left to fend for himself it took him five years of real toil and a lot of trouble before he found sanctuary. This may be … Continue reading

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The brilliant ShaunTan is in the UK in August

Shaun Tan, the fabulous author and illustrator of ‘The Red Tree’, ‘The Lost Thing’, ‘Tales from Outer Suburbia’ and ‘The Arrival’ is appearing at The Seven Stories in Newcastle on 24th August.  If you can make it I might see … Continue reading

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Attention fans of Judith Kerr

A retrospective of the work of Judith Kerr,writer & illustrator of the ‘Mog’ books, ‘The Tiger Who Came to Tea’, and ‘When Hitler Stole Pink Rabbit’ will be on display at the V & A Museum of Childhood in London until 4th September.  Check out … Continue reading

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