The Aardvark Blog

The Aardvark Blogger is always busy!

Lots going on with events and visitors to the bookshop. Not to mention plans for next year, markets and fairs, author events, live music and much more. Keep looking in to find out about everything that is happening in the bookshop in the middle of nowhere.

London Book Fair, Building a Library-'Quartet for the End of Time', Books Books Books! 19th March 2017

Ethel Aardvark spent two very interesting days at the London Book Fair this week, taking the temperature of the book trade, and I myself had a flying visit on Thursday. Amazingly the book trade seems to be in reasonable health albeit with no few clouds on the horizon. Ethel said that the Fair was a wonderful international melting-pot of authors and publishers, and the Booksellers' Association kindly hosted her presence there this year. We bought our usual large haul of art and decorative arts books which are now back at base, and the next week will be spent putting them into stock.

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Busy week at Aardvark Books!28th January 2017

I got two words in to writing a blog yesterday, when I was needed by a customer and I didn't get back to it before the end of the day. It kind of demonstrated that the title at least was not inaccurate. We have had a busy week this week, both in the shop and online, but also with planning for our many events of 2017.

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