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The Riverside Bookshop – London Bridge

At South London Blog we like to support independent shops and businesses and we’ve written before about how they are one of the key factors that make an area popular. Here our guest blogger Sam writes about one of his favourite independents, the Riverside Bookshop, near London Bridge. “The London Bridge area has some notable […]

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The Balham Literary Festival

Have we fallen out of love with books? Simple answer – no!  Total book sales were up last year, though surprisingly, digital sales were down with physical sales up.  Overall, it seems we still prefer physical to digital books, which comprise only 17% of the market.  Are children losing the reading habit though? Well, five […]

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