Welcome to a world of great authors.

In celebration of the life of the wonderful E. M. Forster, this month we're celebrating his thought-provoking and inspiring novels. Including works that were famously ahead of their time, such as A Passage to India and Maurice, these classic and insightful novels deserve a place on any avid reader's bookshelf.


July 4th: Appreciating American Authors

July 4th: Appreciating American Authors

July 03, 2020 0 Comments

A very happy Independence Day to all of our US customers out there! Today is a day to appreciate all things American - and, of course, as an online vintage bookstore, authors are at the top of our list! There are many titans of classic American literature covering a wide range of genres. Today we're going to be taking a look at just a few, and appreciating all they left for us to enjoy even long after their time.
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Remembering Shakespeare

Remembering Shakespeare

July 01, 2020 0 Comments

On June 29th, 1613, the famous Globe Theatre went up in flames during a production of William Shakespeare's Henry VIII due to the misfire of a theatrical cannon.In memory of this historic event, we have decided to take a look back at some of Shakespeare's most famous and enduring plays, plays which are still performed in theaters around the... ahem, globe... today.
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The Most Magical Reads for Summertime

The Most Magical Reads for Summertime

June 19, 2020 0 Comments

There are few things in the world as peaceful and enjoyable as relaxing outside during summer, the sun on your face and a good book in hand... but summer is also a time for adventure, for all things colourful and thriving and living. When it comes to a good adventure book, you get the best of both worlds. There's nothing so captivating as following characters on epic journeys of growth, staying by their sides as they cross fantastical landscapes and overcome personal trials on the roads they walk. Here, we have thrown together a short list of the most magical classic reads to get stuck into this summer, from the heart-warming to the wild, from the joyful to the perilous.
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