Our Front Table

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

Abandoned Villages

Stephen Fisk

From the publisher:

A lonely ruined church, mysterious bumps in a field, stone walls visible on the shoreline of a reservoir in high summer. All these are signs of settlements abandoned over the ...

All My Cats

Bohumil Hrabal

From the publisher:

A gem of a book about the aggravations and joys of cats from a literary master In the autumn of 1965, flush with the unexpected success of his first published books, the ...


Celia Paul

From the publisher:

From her move to the Slade School of Fine Art at sixteen, through a profound and intense affair with the older and better-known artist Lucian Freud, to the practices of her ...


Andrea Long Chu

From the publisher:

An exploration of gender and desire from our most exciting new public intellectual


Robert Macfarlane and Stanley Donwood

From the publisher:

Eerie, unsettling and hauntingly beautiful – a new collaboration from the bestselling creators of Holloway ‘Ness goes beyond what we expect books to do. Beyond poetry, ...