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Check out our upcoming events in the events calendar:
» www.bookshop.se/events

Shops closed for stock inventory January 31

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Tuesday 31st January all our bookshops are closed for stock inventory.

We’re open as usual again on Wednesday 1st February. In the meantime, you’re welcome to email or send a facebook message to your local bookshop and we’ll get back to you once we’ve counted all our books. 1, 2, 3, 4...

Thank you for your understanding. 

Shop Hours Epiphany Weekend

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Happy Epiphany

For the Twelfth Night/Epiphany weekend (Trettondagen), the bookshops are open:

UPPSALA
Twelfth Night, Thurs 5 Jan: 10–17
Epiphany, Fri 6 Jan: 12–17
Saturday 7 Jan: 10–17
Sunday 8 Jan: 12–17

STOCKHOLM
Twelfth Night, Thurs 5 Jan: 10.30–18
Epiphany, Fri 6 Jan: 10.30–18
Saturday 7 Jan: 11–17
Sunday 8 Jan: 12–17

GÖTEBORG
Twelfth Night, Thurs 5 Jan: 10–19
Epiphany, Fri 6 Jan: 11–17
Saturday 7 Jan: 10–17.30
Sunday 8 Jan: 12–16

Happy New Year

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Happy New Year!

From all of us, to all of you – a Happy New Book Year!

This weekend, the bookshops are open:

New Year’s Eve, Dec 31st:
UPPSALA 12–15
STOCKHOLM 11–15
GÖTEBORG 11–15

New Year’s Day, Jan 1st:
All shops are closed for celebrations.

What will be your first read of 2023?

The gift of choice and the gift that keeps on giving

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Gift Voucher – the Gift of Choice

Our bookshops are filled with great reads and lovely merchandise to gift for Christmas, and you are most welcome in to browse and get recommendations.

Here are some last-minute gift ideas that you even can sort from home.

The gift of choice. For last-minute gifts, for that voracious reader you can’t keep track of what they’ve read, or for the ones eagerly awaiting a new release – why not give them the gift of choice: our Gift Vouchers! You get to choose the amount, and the receiver can choose whatever they want.

Buy your gift voucher in the shops or order online at bookshop.se/giftvouchers


The gift that keeps on giving
. Why not give that someone special a subscription to our Book Club: a new book in the post every month from our curated Book of the Month picks. Give them reading joy for 3 months, 6 months, or an entire year. Choose from 10 different categories – there’s something for everyone!

Read more and order on bookshop.se/bookclub

Christmas Shop Hours 2022

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Christmas Shop Hours

Welcome in to our bookshops to find that perfect gift.

––– UPPSALA –––

Monday–Friday 19th–23rd Dec  10–19

Christmas Eve & Day  Closed
Boxing Day 26th Dec  12–17


––– STOCKHOLM –––

Monday–Friday 19th–23rd Dec  10.30–18

Christmas Eve & Day  Closed
Boxing Day 26th Dec  12–17

––– GÖTEBORG –––

Monday–Friday 19th–23rd Dec  10–19*
* Thursday 22nd Dec  10–20

Christmas Eve & Day  Closed
Boxing Day 26th Dec  12–16

 

 

How to order

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How to order from us

Our webshop is on the blink, and while we prepare for the new and improved shop – here’s how to order from us:

Just get in touch! We love talking to you and helping you personally with any books you might be looking for.

For mailorders you can email uppsala@bookshop.se or message us on facebook messenger: m.me/UppsalaEnglishBookshop (with the Ask us chat bubble on this page you can chat also as a guest)

If you have a question for your local bookshop, want to order for pick-up, or have a favourite bookshop to talk to – get in touch with your local bookshop:

UPPSALA email: uppsala@bookshop.se 
or messenger: m.me/UppsalaEnglishBookshop (or use the Ask us chat bubble on this page)

STOCKHOLM email: stockholm@bookshop.se 
or messenger: m.me/EnglishBookshopSthlm

GÖTEBORG email: goteborg@bookshop.se 
or messenger: m.me/EnglishBookshopGBG

Or get in touch any other way, we’re happy to help with your questions and orders!

Poetry Friday in Göteborg

Poetry Friday at the Göteborg shop

GÖTEBORG | Friday 9th Dec at 19:15. Free!

Poetry Friday in the Göteborg bookshop together with poets Linda Ghaderi and Tom Madeley who will read from and present their poetry.

Open Mic: Bring your own – if you got works of your own you would like to share with others, bring them to the event for an open mic possibility.

Welcome to a relaxing evening with poetry, a resting place in the midst of the hustle & bustle of the holiday season.

Göteborg: Friday 9th December at 19:15
Free event! Refreshments!

Book Release ”See You in Ezra Street”

Book Release ”See You in Ezra Street”

GÖTEBORG | Saturday 10th Dec at 17:30. Free.

See You in Ezra Street by Ranjita Dutta Roy captures the dramatic uncertainty of a young woman striking up new roots, dealing with her love affair, while absorbing the dramatic lessons from her grandfather’s life in colonial India.

Born and raised in Sweden, the introverted life of Tanushree Roy Choudhury, a young music scholar with Indian roots, takes a dramatic turn when she suddenly gets strong hallucinations about her family’s past and starts searching for answers. Answers which her parents had always left unknown.

Join us in the Göteborg shop for a presentation and book release festivities. Yummy food bites served.

Göteborg: Saturday 10th December at 17:30
Free – bring a friend. Yummy food bites served.

Author visit: Maria Bournoncle

Author visit Maria Bournoncle

GÖTEBORG | Tuesday 6th December at 19.15. Free.

Maria Bouroncle presents It Came to Me on a Whim – The Story of Ingeborg Andersson, Child Murderess.

It is a cold Easter in the spring of 1929. Artur leaves his wife and three children alone for a few hours to go fetch firewood in the forest. When he returns, his world has collapsed…

Books of the Month – January 2023

Lee Cole
Groundskeeping
Paperback

Modern Fiction of the month

*Join the reading group

Gerard Reve
The Evenings
Paperback

Classic of the month

*Join the reading group

Jackie Fraser
The Bookshop of Second Chances
Paperback

Feel-Good of the month

Nita Prose
The Maid
Paperback
James Kestrel
Five Decembers
Paperback
Lucy Kissick
Plutoshine
Paperback

Sci-Fi of the month

*Join the reading group

Richard Swan
The Justice of Kings
Paperback

Fantasy of the month

*Join the reading group

Amara Sage
Influential

Teen/YA of the month

Jennifer Clement
Widow Basquiat – A Memoir
Paperback

Non-Fiction of the month

Rita Mae Brown
Rubyfruit Jungle
Paperback

Books of the Month – December 2022

Hannah Lillith Assadi
The Stars are Not Yet Bells
Paperback

Modern Fiction of the month

*Join the reading group

Stories for Christmas and the Festive Season
Paperback

Classic of the month

*Join the reading group

Jenny Colgan
The Christmas Bookshop
Paperback

Feel-Good of the month

C. J. C. J. Farrington
Death on the Trans-Siberian Express
Paperback

Mystery of the month

*Join the Crime reading group

John Hart
The Unwilling
Paperback

Noir of the month

Alex White
August Kitko and the Mechas from Space
Paperback

Sci-Fi of the month

*Join the reading group

M.A. Kuzniar
Midnight in Everwood
Paperback

Fantasy of the month

*Join the reading group

F.T. Lukens
In Deeper Waters
Paperback

Teen/YA of the month

Vaclac Smil
How the World Really Works
Paperback

Non-Fiction of the month

Lieke Marsman
The Opposite of a Person
Paperback

Books of the Month – November 2022

Dawnie Walton
The Final Revival of Opal & Nev
Paperback

Modern Fiction of the month

*Join the reading group

J. L Carr
A Month in the Country
Paperback

Classic of the month

*Join the reading group

Helly Acton
The Shelf
Paperback

Feel-Good of the month

Ada Moncrieff
Murder at the Theatre Royale
Paperback
Gregory Galloway
Just Thieves
Paperback
Nathan Tavares
A Fractured Infinity
Paperback

Sci-Fi of the month

*Join the reading group

Rachel Griffin
The Nature of Witches
Paperback

Fantasy of the month

*Join the reading group

Jesse Q. Sutanto
Well, That Was Unexpected
Paperback

Teen/YA of the month

David Damrosch
Around the World in 80 Books
Paperback

– A Literary Journey

Non-Fiction of the month

Jeremy Atherton Lin
Gay Bar – Why We Went Out
Paperback

Books of the Month – October 2022

Claire Keegan
Small Things Like These
Hardback

Modern Fiction of the month

*Join the reading group

Shirley Jackson
The Haunting of Hill House
Paperback

Classics of the month

*Join the reading group