Archive for December, 2015

December 29, 2015

Happy 2016 and thanks for 2015!

by Team Riverside

Thank you to all our customers for supporting us in our new home, and helping to make Christmas 2015 a real pleasure! We’ll look forward to seeing you in the New Year… and to help you plan your visits, our opening hours this week are:

Tuesday 29 December – 10am to 6pm

Wednesday 30 December – 9am to 6pm

Thursday 31 December – 9am to 4pm

New Year’s Day – CLOSED

Saturday 2 January – 10am to 6pm

Sunday 3 January – 11am to 6pm

From Monday 4 January onwards – normal opening hours

See you soon!

December 19, 2015

Happy Christmas – the Riverside Way

by Team Riverside

Happy Christmas to all of our customers from everyone at the Riverside Bookshop!

Christmas window

Christmas window

December 8, 2015

So many signed copies…

by Team Riverside
Susan Hill signed edition

Susan Hill signed edition

Sort your Christmas book presents with a signed copy of one of the following – all of these are now in store:

  • Robert Harris, Dictator
  • Jonathan Coe, Number 11
  • Susan Hill, The Woman in Black and other Ghost Stories
  • Geraint Thomas, The World of Cycling According to G
  • Yotam Ottolenghi and Ramael Scully, Nopi
  • Barnaby Phillips, Another Man’s War
  • Sebastian Faulks, Where my Heart Used to Beat
  • Edna O’Brien, The Little Red Chairs
  • Grace McCleen, The Professor of Poetry
  • Grace McCleen, The Offering
  • Grace McCleen, The Land of Decoration
  • Dawn French, According to Yes
  • Sue Perkins, Spectacles
  • Mary Beard, SPQR
  • Edmund de Waal, The White Road
  • Carol Ann Duffy, The Wren Boys
  • Jonathan Franzen, Purity
  • Iain Pears, Arcadia
  • Jojo Moyes, After You
  • Hans Christian Andersen illustrated by Sanna Annuka, The Snow Queen

Buy while stocks last – when they’re gone they’re gone!

December 2, 2015

So many Christmas cards!

by Team Riverside

There are foxes with scarves on and cats fighting fairy lights, polar bears snowboarding and badgers sledging. In between we have all the traditional scenes you could wish for and we can sort you out for winter landscapes and robins as well. We also have rude funny ones. There are extra special individual cards, and packs of charity cards. Come and peruse at your leisure.P1040435

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December 1, 2015

Christmas opening hours

by Team Riverside

From 1 December to 13 December, our opening hours are:P1040449

Monday – Friday 9am till 6.30pm

Saturday 10am till 6pm

Sunday 11am till 6pm

From 14 December to 24 December, our opening hours are:

Monday – Friday 9am till 7pm

Saturday 10am till 6pm

Sunday 11am till 6pm

On Christmas Eve we will close at 4pm. The shop will be closed 25-28 December and will reopen on Tuesday 29 December.