If you haven't already seen the news we've joined up with Seaton Nub News to host a monthly bookclub. I, Kerri-Ann, will be writing a post for them each month giving a round up of the books i think you should know about. I'll be sharing reviews, recommendations and bookish updates too.
You can read my first Seaton Nub News post here.
Anyone who knows me knows i love to read books, talk about books and write about books so this was a great opportunity for me to reach even more people and share my love of literature.
As well as buying books directly from us there is another way you can support our little shop.
If you can't find the title you are looking for here on our website and you don't feel like waiting for us to order it in for you, you could order it via our link with Bookshop.org here. Every purchase made using our bookshop.org link gives us a small commission percentage. Though it is not as much as purchasing directly every penny really does count. We are so grateful to each and every one of you who supports our little family business.
Why not head over now and take a look at some of the lists we've create to inspired you.
Today is our first time celebrating 'Bookshop Day' since we re-branded to add Betty's Books to our store here at 30 Queen Street in Seaton. Though we have always stocked books here previously these focused on arts and crafts to link with our products at Devon Art Supplies. This year though we expanding the books on offer and we have re-branded as Betty's Books and Devon Art Supplies.
We invest in new signage to showcase this including a great new swing sign so that people can spot us from down the bottom of Queen Street and see what our main products are: Books & Art Supplies.
We hope to see lots of you visiting us today for Bookshop Day, there are plenty of special offers and freebies available.
Would you like to get your hands on one of our bookish tote bags, for FREE? Of course you would!
Well you can whenever you spend over £50 on books with us in store or here on our website.
Look out for special offer days too where you can get your hands on them in other ways.
If you can't wait and want to order a bookish tote bag now then you can do so here
We have many more designs in store that we plan to photo and upload to the website as soon as we can. In the meantime, if you are local why not pop in for a browse.
Watch out for bookish mugs coming soon!
This months 'Indie book of the month' is Case Study by Graeme Macrae.
You can grab a copy now in store or on our website. Our copies contain a signed bookplate. You'll also get a free notebook and postcard with your purchase (whilst stocks last)
"I have decided to write down everything that happens, because I feel, I suppose, I may be putting myself in danger." London, 1965. An unworldly young woman believes that a charismatic psychotherapist, Collins Braithwaite, has driven her sister to suicide. Intent on confirming her suspicions, she assumes a false identity and presents herself to him as a client, recording her experiences in a series of notebooks.
But she soon finds herself drawn into a world in which she can no longer be certain of anything. Even her own character. In Case Study, Graeme Macrae Burnet presents these notebooks interspersed with his own biographical research into Collins Braithwaite.
The result is a dazzling - and often wickedly humorous - meditation on the nature of sanity, identity and truth itself, by one of the most inventive novelists writing today.
Pop in store or grab your copy here.