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Welcome to the A&CB blog! Here you’ll find extracts, recipes, themed booklists, special reveals, Q&As and our Bookshop of the Month…


Broadway #BookstoreoftheWeek


“My instinct was simply that every high street needs a bookshop as much as it needs a chemist, greengrocer…” – […]

5 Question Monday


Illustrator of Happy Birthday Madame Chapeau, Liverpudlian, milliner and all-round lovely chap, David Roberts answers out London Fashion Week 5 Question Monday! […]

#OfficeWornStories – Maddy


We are celebrating the release of Emily Spivack’s Worn Stories with some of our own tales! Read on for a […]

Daunt Books #BookstoreoftheWeek


Hip, hip hooray it is time for #BookstoreOfTheWeek! Is there a bookstore more recognisable thanDaunt Books? The moment you glimpse someone […]

Worn Stories – Piper Kerman


You know they say a picture is worth a 1000 words, well Emily Spivack has proven that an old item of […]

Magma – #BookstoreoftheWeek


Oh happy day!! It is time for Bookstore of the Week! Today we are taking a peek inside Magma. This […]

National Lemon Meringue Pie Day!


Today is National Lemon Meringue Pie Day! So we thought you deserved a delicious recipe from Allison Kave’s First Prize […]

Mr B’s Emporium of Reading Delights.


BOOKSTORES REJOICE, it’s time to announce our BOOKSTORE OF THE WEEK! This week we are celebrating our first store outside […]

National Chocolate Chip day!


Today is National Chocolate Chip day! We thought the BEST way to celebrate this was with some delicious, soft chocolate […]

Tales On Moon Lane.


Tales On Moon Lane may already be the winner of the Walker Children’s Independent of the Year and have been […]

A South London Gem.


  We, at A&CB headquarters, have been thinking, long and hard, about our favourite bookstores and have come to the […]

Pancake Day Treats!


For those wanting to try something more than lemon & sugar today (classic as it is!) Try our The Ultimate […]