Local Interest

Some recent additions

Exploring Nottinghamshire Writers by Rowena Edlin-White

This is a guide-book to the literary landscape of the region – three centuries and more of writers and the places that inspired them. This book celebrates not only the obvious giants like Byron, Lawrence and Sillitoe, but dozens of others who were best-sellers in their day like Muriel Hine, J.C. Snaith and others whose stories had been forgotten. Paperback, £12.99

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We have SIGNED COPIES of the paperback and just a few of the LIMITED EDITION hardcover.


Lost Newark by Jillian Campbell & Mike Cox

Local authors Jillian Campbell and Mike Cox step back in time and rediscover Newark’s lost buildings and remember the forgotten architectural heritage that once embellished this attractive East Midlands market town.  Paperback, £12.99

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A History of the Manor House Radcliffe On Trent from 1749 to 2017 by Marion Caunt & Val Cook

A history of the house before it became an old people’s home, looking at some of the families who have lived here, amongst them the family of the cricketer, George Parr. Particular attention is given to George’s career and to Nottinghamshire cricketing history in that period. Paperback booklet, £5

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