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The New Bookshop

42 - 44 Main Street


CA13 9LQ

Tel: 01900 822062

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We love our regular children's groups and book reading groups! If you've never been along, then come join us as we would love you to get involved...

Story time for ages 0 - 4


Every Wednesday at 9.30am


Just in the shop, we have lovely stories finished off with some enthusiastic and fun singing!


Our story time lasts around 30 minutes in total, everybody is welcome to come and join in.

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our regular children's groups and book reading groups

July's Book Group


Monday 8th and Tuesday 9th July


7.30pm at The New Bookshop


July's book is 'Madonna Of The Mountains' by Elise Valmorbida. "An epic, inspiring novel about one woman’s survival in the Italian countryside and her determination to protect her family throughout the Second World War"

August's Book Group


Monday 12th and Tuesday 13th August


7.30pm at The New Bookshop


August's book is 'Leonard And Hungry Paul' by Ronan Hession. "God, what a voice Ronan has. It is spectacular and already feels like a cult classic. I was absolutely hooked."





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