7 Questions to Help You Pick Your Ideal Holiday Reads

When preparing for a break away, how do you pick your ideal holiday reads that will add to your travel experience? There are hundreds of choices out there – from the latest bestsellers to important classics – how can you…

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A Guide to Beautiful Bookshops in the Peak District

There are many excellent bookshops in the Peak District and surrounding areas. Some of them are well known and others are hidden away. We’ve listed a selection of independent booksellers that are based in the Peak District National Park (UK)…

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A Guide to Sedbergh – England’s Official Book Town

Ever since we first heard about Sedbergh Book Town – England’s official book town situated near Kendal in Cumbria, we planned to make a visit. This pretty place is nestled at the foothills of the Howgill Fells and is a…

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A Literary Weekend in Winchester

Winchester is the perfect setting for a literary weekend break. Bibliophiles often head to Bath, London or Oxford for bookish travel but this pretty historic city has everything a reader could want. We spent a weekend in Winchester during February…

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Following in the Footsteps of Jane Austen at Chawton House

Chawton House gardens are open from 11am to 4.30pm every day but entry must be booked online. The House and Library are closed until further notice due to Covid-19. Chawton House was referred to as the ‘Great House’ by Jane…

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