Interesting non-fiction…..

Had enough of escaping into a fictional land of mystery? Feel the need to feed your brain with information? Here’s our pick of the most interesting non-fiction around at the moment. The Future we Choose: Surviving the Climate Crisis – Christiana Figueres (Hardback) A cautionary but optimistic book about the world’s changing climate and the […]

A good long read……

If you’re the kind of person – like me – who enjoys a good long read, you might be looking for something to get fully involved with over the next few weeks in ‘lockdown’. So here are some great chunky books that kept us gripped for over 500 pages….. Famously ‘A Suitable Boy’ used to […]

New Fiction Recommendations

If you’re looking for some inspiration on what to order from your local bookshop, here are some of our top picks. Roddy Doyle – Charlie Savage. This slim paperback is about a middle-aged Dubliner with an indefatigable wife, an exasperated daughter, a drinking buddy who’s realised that he’s been a woman all along … Compiled […]

Rescheduled Author Event

I’m sorry to say that Jane Fenwick is no longer able to meet readers and sign copies of her new book this coming Saturday, 29th of Feb. This event will be rescheduled for later in the year. Keep your eyes on our Facebook page and this website for updated info and dates.

Book Club Begins!!!!

So excited to be holding the second Limestone Books book club this week. I’ve got my notes ready and my pages marked. I’ve even baked a cake! Looking forward to some insightful discussion with all of our fabulous members. All spaces are full, but if you’d like to read along with us, here are the […]

Local Author Success

Marion Dunn’s new book, ‘The Boxing Diaries’, is making waves all around the country. Having appeared on Breakfast TV, and soon to be on Woman’s Hour, interest is buzzing. You can buy copies from us right now, and/or join Marion to celebrate the release of the book at Victoria Hall on the 28th of January.

Bestselling Belters

Thanks to everyone who came to see us on Saturday during the Christmas lights switch on. There were times when we were stuffed to rafters with lots of lovely book buyers. This has prompted us to have a little look at what’s been flying off the shelves in the last couple of weeks. Greta Thunberg […]

Feeling Festive

It turns out that having a shop means I can put a Christmas tree up as early as like! Just another added bonus of opening Limestone Books. As customers will know, I’ve gradually been sneaking bits of Christmas sparkle in over the past week or so, but I never feel like Christmas is here until […]

Top 10 Books!

We’ve had a really exciting first few months. Thank you so much to everyone who has bought books from us, ordered books from us, and told all of their friends and family to come and see us. As we’re coming up to Christmas we’ve decided to have a little look at what’s been most popular […]