May 31, 2017 an exclusive jacket for waterstones from illustrator fernando juarez. The last chance hotel by nicki thornton has been put forward as waterstones childrens book for october. Thursday nights celebration of the very finest talent in childrens literature truly brought home the strength of. This month, fresh off the back of the news that uk sales of ereaders are on the decline, we put our heads together to figure out how waterstones could capitalise on this and encourage readers to keep buying physical, printed books. From an exquisitely poised family drama and a gripping, fresh spin on the spy thriller, to sublimely escapist travel writing and superbly sinister childrens adventure, these are the books to spend quality time with over the next few weeks. Chicken house books the secret of nightingale wood is. Waterstones alton is a bright and inviting store in town, with a range of books to excite and satisfy. So youve devoured sally rooneys zeitgeistcapturing novel and are looking around for something similar. Waterstones childrens books of the month lgs library. From an exquisitely poised family drama and a gripping, fresh spin on the. Waterstones is proud to present a special appearance by bruce springsteen to celebrate his new autobiography born to run fans will have the chance to meet bruce springsteen, have a picture taken with him, and receive a copy of born to run that includes a signed book plate.
All the books we feature on the site are featured because we think they deserve to stand out from the crowd of the many thousands of other titles published each month. For example, in march with mothers day occurring, waterstones chose to focus on womanhood, with fiction, nonfiction, thriller and childrens among others recommendations that all. Winner of the blue peter best story award 2017 an adventure story to inspire generations, with interior illustrations from david wyatt, who has previously illustrated books for pratchett, wynnejones and tolkien. The western wind is march fiction book of the month at waterstones. May 01, 2017 i was away at the hexham book festival when waterstones announced this morning that the durrells of corfu is their nonfiction book of the month for may. The paperback of the other mrs walker has been selected as waterstones scottish book of the month for march 2017. The enchanting sequel to former waterstones childrens book of the month, a pinch of magic, a sprinkle of sorcery sees the widdershins.
From the haunting presence of melmoth to mouthwatering nordic baking and maps of imaginary lands, we introduce octobers reading. The card cannot be used in conjunction with any other promotions, discounts or special offers. Waterstones to sell paperwhite end of the month the. Waterstones fiction book of the month samantha harvey. Although now beyond the company fold, cathy rentzenbrink could once be found as a bookseller in our central london shops, almost legendary amongst us for her tireless bonhomie. Thats right, its a new month which means weve got a new selection of books of the month for you.
Join our waterstones cambridge page as we keep you informed on all the latest events taking place in our cambridge branch. Mar 16, 20 the card is only valid at the leeds branch of waterstones. Waterstones sale expected to complete this month the. We will kick off on world book day with an event in edinburgh on 2 march at the waterstones on princes street, 6pm. Waterstones book of the year 2017 the literary addict. Book of the year since 2012, waterstones give a book of the year award to an exceptionally wellwritten book that has captured the imagination of many readers. To celebrate a bumper month of publishing we have an even more comprehensive guide.
The chains august fiction book of the month, helen dunmores birdcage walk windmill, shot to 24th place in the uk bestseller charts following its selection. New year, new month, a whole new list of waterstones events signings for you to enjoy. It is the first volume of a new trilogy called the book of dust, set in the same world as his dark materials. Waterstones chooses books of the year for a better, kinder world greta thunbergs speeches and surprise hit the boy, the mole, the fox and the horse have together defined 2019, say booksellers. Though it appears to be a quieter month for waterstones through january but still something for everyone, were sure. Oct 01, 2017 october s childrens book of the month. Author polly clark, author of our scottish book of the month for march. For 5 specific books only, thread title is misleading.
From the first flowering of new york to the treacherous slopes of mount kenya. Waterstones your books of the month for october from a. Join me as i travel around the waterstones of scotland to celebrate this brilliant news. What better present for that special day for welsh lovers, st dwynwens day, 25 january. Hello all at waterstones i am writing to you on behalf of joanna pl. Waterstones is proud to present a special appearance by bruce springsteen to celebrate his new autobiography born to run fans will have the chance to meet bruce springsteen, have a picture taken with him, and receive a copy of born to run that includes a signed book plate this is a once in a lifetime event and we aim to keep this as safe and enjoyable for all attendees. The children are currently working very hard rehearsing for the annual dance show they will be performing its a disney life on saturday 10th december at charnwood college in loughborough. The fire and fire hd tablets will go on sale in the chain on 25th. Waterstones books of the month for march loveashford. Focused around prechristmas and summer seasons, we were to think of concepts for an above.
Best books of october 2016 what new books to read this month. Apr 09, 2018 the sale of waterstones to hedge fund elliott advisors is likely to close at the end of this month, the bookseller understands. Waterstones book of the year is coralie bickfordsmiths. Offered a book deal by penguins particular books, she took a sixmonth sabbatical from a company where. Nov 09, 2017 this morning waterstones book shop announced their short list for book of the year 2017. This is where waterstones books of the month can help. The body coach joins waterstones several times throughout the month to talk lean in 15. Our house is out in the uk in paperback today, earlier than planned, and is waterstones thriller book of the month for september. Gwasg y bwthyn has been chosen at waterstones book of the month. We could not be more thrilled for this wonderful book and its wonderful author ever since mazs story stormed into the chicken coop with a bolt of lightning, we knew it was going to be something special. An averagesized waterstones shop sells a range of approximately 30,000 individual books, as well as stationery and other related products. The holder of the card will receive 25% discount on one copy of the current book club choice outlined by waterstones leeds.
Waterstones books of the month for march sink your teeth into a new read this month with waterstones suggested reads for march. Waterstones scottish book of the month mary paulsonellis. Just tried to use this and it said the offer has ended. Whether youre a daily duster or looking for a monthly makeover, hinch yourself. From a deeplynuanced portrait of a mothers certain kind of love to the rolling seas of a beastfilled world, here are the waterstones books of the month for march. Waterstones sale expected to complete this month the bookseller. Mark your calendar for these highlyanticipated releases.
Starting today, these are the books we will be championing in store and online for the next month. Sticking to a specific monthly theme, a book is chosen from each category that best reflects this. I was away at the hexham book festival when waterstones announced this morning that the durrells of corfu is their nonfiction book of the month for may. The first book is a story of survival, where two children, with everything at stake, find themselves pursued by a terrifying evil. It just so happens that there are a bunch of topnotch new books on store shelves to help you get your scare on. Oct 08, 2014 halloween is the second scariest day of the year behind april 15th, when taxes are due, of course and the perfect time to read a scary book. Waterstones, formerly waterstones, is a british book retailer that operates 283 shops, mainly in the uk and also other nearby countries. Its intriguing that each of our choices for october s books of the month selection has at its core a genuinely individual protagonist, whether it be the splendidly mysterious richard smith of francis spuffords golden hill or the impossibly resourceful felice. Buy books, stationery and gifts, online and in store. This volume of short stories is all about love and is an interesting mix of romance and reality. Your books of the month for october from a family divided to a father and son reunited weve a real range of literary experiences to entice you this month, from one of the most startling debuts to. Over the years, ive really come to trust the waterstones booksellers picks and often stopped to admire the beautiful and creative displays.
Waterstones promo codes up to 25% off in may dailymail. Set in trier, october man transports his cocktail mix of real. A gorgeously gothic, wickedly funny new series from witch wars illustrator laura ellen anderson welcome to the world of nocturnia, where darkness reigns supreme, glitter is terrifying, and unicorns are the stuff of nightmares. Oct 25, 2017 ahead, check out 15 of the best books that come out this month and now that the days are getting shorter and the nights are getting longer, we highly recommend devouring all of them while. Best new books for october 2017 popsugar entertainment. Nov 30, 2015 waterstones book of the year is coralie bickfordsmiths debut the fox and the star. Oct 16, 2012 the kindle paperwhite is go on sale through waterstones stores by the end of the month, the retailer said today 16th october. From an exquisitely poised family drama and a gripping, fresh spin on the spy thriller, to sublimely escapist travel writing and superbly sinister childrens adventure, these are the books to. All waterstones uk fiction book of the month recommendations since october 20 score a books total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. As of february 2014, it employs around 3,500 staff in the uk and europe.
In the same year the booksellers online operation, waterstones. Books of the month, living things and their habitats, nature writing the incredible ecosystems of planet earth when the stars come out. Choose from all of the botm books, including thrillers, romance, best sellers, and more. Our books of the month for may are a wonderfully eclectic selection of great new writing. Exploring the magic and mysteries of the nighttime. Oct 01, 2018 waterstones verified taking us deeper into autumn, our october books of the month feature a moving novel from norway, a dazzlingly plotted thriller, a whodunit for young readers and a tour around rome like no other. The looming deal has caused a delay in increasing the pay of senior. Introducing the secret of nightingale wood by lucy strange a gorgeous, haunting winter read, and now waterstones childrens book of the month. Every year waterstones put together some of the best books published, this year is a little different as there are seven titles to make the shortlist instead of the usual six, which has been the tradition of past years. Jan 31, 2016 this month isnt the biggest list but if youre a harry potter fan, youll be pleased. The sale of waterstones to hedge fund elliott advisors is likely to close at the end of this month, the bookseller understands. However, sometimes in a month, we wish to give that little bit more emphasis to a title and to make it a book of the month. All waterstones uk fiction book of the month recommendations since october 20 score a book s total score is based on multiple factors, including the number of people who have voted for it and how highly those voters ranked the book. Words of courage and friendship your waterstones books of the month for april.1522 686 752 89 473 975 1050 1587 1627 1332 1531 1101 992 1528 478 1153 1538 1122 32 1021 895 685 738 842 287 41 1255 683 520 1308 1361