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Bookshop Hours

Monday to Friday

9am to 7pm


10am to 6pm


11am to 5pm


Monday to Friday

9am to 6.30pm


9.30am to 5.30pm


11am to 4.30pm


We are reading...

The Call of Cthulhu: And Other Weird Stories


The Miniaturist

The Day of the Triffids

The After Me Comes the Flood

The Heart is a Lonely Hunter

Colorless Tsukuru Tazaki and His Years of Pilgrimage























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"This is a local bookshop in the true sense. I love going in there: the welcome is always warm and a cup of coffee from the café is delicious... I love it!"

Rosemary Wright, The Guardian



book clubs - childrens events - room hire - halloween
nomad bookclubs

Nomad bookclub events are free. Just turn up and enjoy a drink and conversation, whether you've read the entire book or not! Keep up to date by joining our mailing list (form above left) and see details of the next meeting here.

The After Me Comes the Flood  The Day of the Triffids

modern bookclub


Mon 3 Nov 7:30pm

After Me Comes the Flood 

by Sarah Parry

classic bookclub

(every two months)

Date TBC 7:30pm

The Day of the Triffids by John Wyndham

upcoming childrens' events at Nomad
The Tornado Chasers

Author Reading & Activities

with Ross

Sat 8 Nov, Time TBC

Suitable 7-11yrs


Ross Montgomery, author of the quirky, humorous and thought-provoking book the Tornado Chasers, will be reading from and answering questions about the book, as well as hosting some creative activities. Come and get involved!


'A remarkable new comic voice.' Sunday Times
'Fast, often furious and, finally, surprising.' Independent


The Sea Tiger

Author's Story Time

with Victoria Turnbull

Sat 29 Nov, Time TBC

Suitable 2-6yrs

Let yourself be swept up in the imaginative and beautiful Sea Tiger, the first book by a stunning new talent in childrens' illustration and storytelling.

'...lyrical, elegaic and highly imaginative'

- winner of the 2013 AOI Association of Illustrators New Talent Award

downstairs room available for hire

pop-up shops, business meetings, childrens parties... all are welcome in our downstairs room, now available to hire through We Are Pop Up! For more details click this link:

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the man booker prize for fiction: shortlist

Get yours here at Nomad and decide who you'll be backing!

The winner will be announced on Tues 14th October.

We are All Completely Beside Ourselves  To Rise Again at a Decent Hour J: A Novel

 The Narrow Road to the Deep North How to be Both The Lives of Others

essential halloween reading!

The Call of Cthulhu: And Other Weird Stories  The Haunting of Hill House  The Woman in Black

The Graveyard Book  The Unsettled Dust  Ghost Stories

featured: great nature & travel books

 H is for Hawk What Has Nature Ever Done for Us?: How Money Really Does Grow On Trees  A Buzz in the Meadow

Don't Sleep, There are Snakes: Life and Language in the Amazonian Jungle Oh Mexico!: Love and Adventure in Mexico City A Sense of Direction: Pilgrimage for the Restless and the Hopeful