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…

Author visit: Emma Noyes – The Sunken City

Author visit: Emme Noyes – The Sunken City

STOCKHOLM | Saturday 3rd Dec at 17.00

Meet Emma Noyes, as she presents her fantasy trilogy The Sunken City – in conversation with Veronica from the bookshop about building worlds, writings books, and ABBA-dancing boyfriends…

Buy her books and get them signed at the event!
The Sunken City / The Fallen Witch / War of Shadows (release Dec 2022)

STOCKHOLM Saturday 3rd December at 17.00
Free event – bring a friend! Refreshments.

Poetry Friday: Sally Anderson Boström – ”Harvest”

Peotry Friday at the Stockholm shop with Sally Anderson Boström

STOCKHOLM | Friday 11 Nov at 18:00

Poetry reading & talk:
Sally Anderson Boström presents Harvest

Meet Sally Anderson Boström, as she reads from and presents her poetry collection, Harvest.

Welcome to a Poetry Friday at the Stockholm bookshop!

Friday 11th November at 18:00
Free event. Refreshments.

Online author event: Ali Hazelwood

Online author event – Meet Ali Hazelwood

ONLINE | Tuesday 8th Nov at 19:00

Meet Ali Hazelwood

Join us online for a conversation with bestselling author (and neuroscientist) Ali Hazelwood, about every­thing from fan fiction to book-tok to incorporating science in romantic fiction and beyond!

In conversation with Else from the Uppsala shop (a Hazelwood fan).

Thursday 8th Nov at 19:00 CET Swedish time (or watch the replay anytime)

Watch the replay:

» replay on facebook

» replay on youtube

» Order Ali’s books on this link

» Visit Ali’s website

» Visit Ali’s facebook page

Meet the Book Sisters

Meet the Book Sisters – Rhuddem Gwelin & Cecilia Larsson Kostenius

STOCKHOLM | Thursday 3 Nov at 18:00

AUTHOR VISIT & TALK:
Meet the Book Sisters – Rhuddem Gwelin & Cecilia Larsson Kostenius

Rhuddem and Cecilia met on a discussion panel on Harry Potter. Now they’re translating each other’s books The Merlin Chronicles & De Fem Elementen.

Join them for a talk in the Stockholm shop about their books, their work, their translations, and their friendship.

STOCKHOLM Thursday 3rd November at 18:00
Free event – bring a friend! Light refreshments will be served.

Books of the Month – September 2023

Ann Morgan
Crossing Over
Paperback

Modern Fiction of the month

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Elizabeth Bowen
The Last September
Paperback

Classic of the month

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Jasmine Guillory
By the Book
Paperback

Feel-Good of the month

Jessa Maxwell
The Golden Spoon
Paperback

Mystery of the month

*Join the Crime reading group

Dwyer Murphy
An Honest Living
Paperback

Noir of the month

Becky Chambers
To Be Taught, If Fortunate
Paperback

Sci-Fi of the month

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Sunyi Dean
The Book Eaters
Paperback

Fantasy of the month

*Join the reading group

Victoria Vinuesa
See You On Venus
Paperback

Teen/YA of the month

Jeanette Winterson
Oranges Are Not The Only Fruit
Paperback

Queer book of the month

*Join the reading group

Baek Sehee
I Want to Die but I Want to Eat Tteokbokki
Paperback

Non-Fiction of the month

Books of the Month – August 2023

Charlene Carr
Hold My Girl
Paperback

Modern Fiction of the month

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John Williams
Stoner
Paperback

Classic of the month

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Sarra Manning
London, With Love
Paperback

Feel-Good of the month

Jo Silva
The Wrecker’s Curse
Paperback

Mystery of the month

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Ted Flanagan
Every Hidden Thing
Paperback

Noir of the month

Ian Watson
The Embedding
Paperback

Sci-Fi of the month

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Gennarose Nethercott
Thistlefoot
Paperback

Fantasy of the month

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Katie Clapham
Three Girls
Paperback

Teen/YA book of the month

Julia Shaw
Bi
Paperback

– The Hidden Culture, History and Science of Bisexuality

Queer book of the month

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Javier Zamora
Solito
Paperback

– A Memoir

Non-Fiction on the month

Books of the Month – July 2023

Karen Campbell
Paper Cup
Paperback

Modern Fiction of the month

Molly Keane
Good Behaviour
Paperback

Classic of the month

Heidi Swain
The Book Lover’s Retreat
Paperback

Feel-Good of the month

Katy Watson
The Three Dahlias
Paperback

Mystery of the month

Luke Cassidy
Iron Annie
Paperback

Noir of the month

Ling Ma
Severance
Paperback

Sci-Fi of the month

Kelly Barnhill
When Women Were Dragons
Paperback

Fantasy of the month

Alexia Casale
Sing If You Can't Dance
Paperback

Teen/YA of the month

Mason Deaver
I Wish You All the Best
Paperback

Queer book of the month

Lindsey Fitzharris
The Facemaker
Paperback

– One Surgeon's Battle to Mend the Disfigured Soldiers of World War I

Non-Fiction of the month

Books of the Month – June 2023

Hernan Diaz
Trust
Paperback

Modern Fiction of the month

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Sei Shonagon
The Pillow Book of Sei Shōnagon
Paperback

– The Diary of a Courtesan in Tenth Century Japan

Classics of the month

*Join the reading group