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NON-FICTION BOOK OF THE MONTH

In Extremis by Lindsey Hilsum

Hardcover, £20

Marie Colvin reported from the most dangerous places in the world, going in further and staying longer than anyone else. Like her hero, the legendary reporter Martha Gellhorn, she sought to bear witness to the horrifying truths of war, to write ‘the first draft...

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COUNTRY OF THE MONTH

Dulwich Literary Festival

This month, make your way ’round Dulwich for the 2018 Dulwich Literary Festival. With events in Dulwich Books, at West Norwood Feast, at Dulwich College, and St. Barnabas Church, there are events to suit a wide variety of tastes and interests. Tickets can be...

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NOVEL OF THE MONTH

Silence is My Mother Tongue by Sulaiman Addonia

paperback, £12.99

Silence is My Mother Tongue is an extraordinary portrait of a woman of courage and intelligence and a compelling story of exile, survival, and love. Sulaiman Addonia questions what it means to be a man, to be a woman, to be an individual when...

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TOP 10 DULWICH BOOKS BESTSELLERS LAST MONTH
  1. Milkman by Anna Burns

  2. Normal People by Sally Rooney
  3. I Am Dynamite! by Sue Prideaux
  4. Moscow, Midnight by John Simpson
  5. Ottolenghi Simple by Yotam Ottolenghi
  6. The Tattooist of Auschwitz by Heather Morris
  7. The Temptation of Forgiveness by Donna Leon
  8. Melmoth by Sarah Perry
  9. Conversations with Friends by Sally Rooney
  10. Transcription by Kate Atkinson
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YOUNG ADULT BOOK OF THE MONTH

The Light Between Worlds by Laura Weymouth

Paperback, £7.99

Inspired by the Narnia series, this looks at what happens when you leave the fantastic to return to the ordinary. Six years ago, sisters Evelyn and Philippa Hapwell were swept away to a strange and beautiful kingdom called the Woodlands, where they lived for...

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PICTURE BOOK OF THE MONTH

Once Upon a Snowstorm by Richard Johnson

Paperback, £6.99

In a similar vein of Children’s winter classics The Snowman and The Snowy Day, this new book is a beautifully illustrated wordless book, which follows a boy on an adventure in the woods. After a father and son become separated while hunting in a...

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MIDDLE SCHOOL BOOK OF THE MONTH
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Winter in Wartime by Jan Terlouw

Hardcover, £10.99

Winter in Wartime is a thrilling, powerful and humane adventure story, based on the author’s own experiences as a child in Nazi-occupied Holland. As the Second World War approaches its end, the Netherlands are still under …

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OTHER NEWS
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Late Shopping Evenings

Come along to West Dulwich on Wednesday 21st and Thursday 22nd November for our late-night Christmas shopping evenings, when we will be open from 18.30 to 21.00. Enjoy 10% off your purchases, a festive glass of bubbly and some expert advice on the perfect Christmas gifts. For more information,...

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Dulwich Books Christmas Catalogue

We are proud to present our Christmas Catalogue, full of new and exciting books selected as great Christmas gift ideas by the staff at Dulwich Books. These books can be picked up in store, or ordered by email or over the phone. Click here...

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Dulwich Literary Festival 2018

This year’s Dulwich Literary Festival will be from 7th – 11th November. The lineup includes Jo Brand, Kamal Ahmed, Louis de Bernières, Melissa Harrison, Nick Hewer, and Ben Macintyre, just to name a few. Tickets are on sale now! Visit the website for the full...

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EVENTS

Dulwich Literary Festival 2018

This year’s Dulwich Literary Festival will be from 7th – 11th November. The lineup includes Jo Brand, Kamal Ahmed, Louis de Bernières, Melissa Harrison, Nick Hewer, and Ben Macintyre, just to name a few. Tickets are on sale now! Visit the website for the full...

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Customer Orders

Our expert booksellers are on hand to take your orders or to make suggestions and recommendations. Books ordered by 5pm can usually be collected from the shop after noon the next day

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Location & Opening Hours

6 Croxted Road
West Dulwich
London
SE21 8SW
hello@dulwichbooks.co.uk
020 8670 1920

Mon to Sat 9:30am - 5:30pm
Sun 11am - 4pm

Nearest overground stations:
West Dulwich & West Norwood
Number 3 bus:
Stops just outside the shop