Our Front Table

Our most eye-catching and thought-provoking books grace the bookshop's front table.


Patti Smith

From the publisher:

From the renowned artist and author Patti Smith, an inspired exploration of the nature of creative invention

Ghosts of the Tsunami

Richard Lloyd Parry

From the publisher:

On 11 March 2011, a massive earthquake sent a 120-foot-high tsunami smashing into the coast of north-east Japan.Ghosts of the Tsunami is a classic of literary non-fiction, a ...

How Not To Be a Boy

Robert Webb

From the publisher:

Following Peep Show, and alongside Back, the new Mitchell and Webb sitcom, comes part-memoir, part call-to-arms from the award-winning and hilariously funny Robert Webb

The Gastronomical Me

M. F. K. Fisher

From the publisher:

A classic of gastronomic writing that redefined the genre, The Gastronomical Me is a memoir of travel, love and loss, but above all hunger.

Folk Song in England

Steve Roud

From the publisher:

In Victorian times, England was famously dubbed the land without music – but one of the great musical discoveries of the early twentieth century was that England had a ...