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NON-FICTION BOOK OF THE MONTH

The Little Book of Lykke by Meik Wiking

Hardback, £9.99

A practical guide to what makes us happy, from the bestselling author of The Little Book of Hygge. We all know Denmark is the happiest country in the world; not only do they have equal parental leave for men and women, free higher education...

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COUNTRY OF THE MONTH

Scandinavia

Home of Nordic noir and happiness. In keeping with our Nordic focus this month, we have a selection of books from the Nordic countries. Did you know that Denmark consume the most sweets in the world? Maybe that’s why they’re so happy. Or that...

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NOVEL OF THE MONTH

The Sixteen Trees of The Somme by Lars Mytting

Hardback, £16.99

This is a book about finding yourself; a captivating tale of adventure and an intriguing personal quest. And, as you would expect from the best-selling author of Norwegian Wood, it’s also about trees and the love of wood. It starts with a mysterious coffin,...

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TOP 10 DULWICH BOOKS BESTSELLERS LAST MONTH
  1. The Underground Railroad by Colson Whitehead

  2. Birdcage Walk by Helen Dunmore
  3. Hot Milk by Deborah Levy
  4. Golden Hill by Francis Spufford
  5. This Must be the Place by Maggie O’Farrell
  6. Optimism Over Despair by Noam Chomsky
  7. The Handmaid’s Tale by Margaret Atwood
  8. The Girls by Emma Cline
  9. Lillian Boxfish Takes a Walk by Kathleen Rooney
  10. Slow Horses by Mick Herron
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YOUNG ADULT BOOK OF THE MONTH

A Change Is Gonna Come by Stripes

Paperback, £7.99

A compilation of twelve brand new stories from some of the best Black, Asian and Minority Ethnic writers including Catherine Johnson (author of Sawbones and The Curious Tale of the Lady Carabou) and Patrice Lawrence (author of the award-winning Orangeboy), plus four fresh new...

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PICTURE BOOK OF THE MONTH

Oi Cat! by Kes Gray & Jim Field

Hardback, £12.99

We were very impressed when one of our young Storytime customers could recite Kes Gray’s Oi, Frog! word for word – such is the popularity of these clever and funny rhyming books. In this sequel to Oi, Frog! and Oi, Dog!, Cat doesn’t like...

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MIDDLE SCHOOL BOOK OF THE MONTH
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Greta Zargo and the Death Robots from Outer Space by A.F. Harrold

Paperback, £6.99

Nobody knew it at that moment, but only three things stood in the way of the complete destruction of the Earth: one elderly parrot; one eight-year-old spelling mistake; and an intrepid young schoolgirl-turned-reporter in search …

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EVENTS

Meik Wiking: Secrets of the World’s Happiest People

Dulwich Books is delighted to welcome Meik Weiking, CEO of The Happiness Research Institute and man who introduced the world to Hygge. Join us on the evening of Thursday 7th September as Meik discusses his new book The Little Book of Lykke, an accessible,...

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Marion Deuchars and Kassia St Clair on Colour

Dulwich Books presents Marion Deuchars and Kassia St Clair on Colour, at the Dulwich Picture Gallery. What makes a colour work? What do colours mean to artists and cultures? What are the histories of our favourite colours and what can they tell us about...

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