Book Stores To Visit Around The World

What’s your FAVOURITE BOOKSHOP? We select the ones we love around the world …


Today is Bookshop Day, when bookshops around the country will be hosting authors in residence, special events and signings as well as great prizes. Do pop in and see what’s happening, as it’s all part of the annual Books Are My Bag campaign. Limited-edition tote bags designed by Orla Kiely and children’s book illustrator Axel Scheffler will be on sale too. Do let us know what your favourite bookshop is by posting on Twitter or Instagram with the hashtags #MyBookshop and#WellReadWoman.

1. Book Soup (Los Angeles)
(pictured above)

Address: 8818 Sunset Blvd, West Hollywood, CA 90069, USA

2. Shakespeare & Co (Paris)
Address: 37 rue de la Bûcherie, 75005 Paris, France

3. Cook & Book (Brussels)
Address: Place du Temps Libre 1, 1200 Woluwe-Saint-Lambert, Belgium

4. Atlantis Books (Santorini)
Address: Nomikos Street, Oía 847 02, Santorini, Greece

5. Corso Como Bookshop (Milan)
Address: Corso Como, 10, 20154 Milano MI, Italy

6. Maison Assouline (London)
Address: 196A Piccadilly, St. James’s, London W1J 9EY, UK

7. Libreria (London)
Address: 65 Hanbury St, London E1 5JP, UK

Penny McCormick

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