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NON-FICTION BOOK OF THE MONTH

How We Became So Self-Obsessed and What It’s Doing to Us by Will Storr

Hardback, £18.99

We are supposed to be slim, prosperous, happy, extroverted and popular. This is our culture’s image of the perfect self. We see this person everywhere: in advertising, in the press, all over social media. We’re told that to be this person you just have...

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COUNTRY OF THE MONTH

Wherever you are on holiday

July is upon us, with summer holidays and the end of term around the corner. We had a great time last week celebrating Independent Bookshop Week—thanks to all of you who came to support us! We have selected a range of great titles for...

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NOVEL OF THE MONTH

Eureka by Anthony Quinn

Hardback, £12.99

A hugely entertaining read set in London’s Swinging Sixties. Summer, 1967. As London shimmers in a heat haze and swoons to the sound of Sergeant Pepper, a mystery film – Eureka – is being shot by German wunderkind Reiner Werther Kloss. The screenwriter, Nat...

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TOP 10 DULWICH BOOKS BESTSELLERS LAST MONTH
  1. The World’s Worst Children 2 by David Walliams
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  2. The Ministry of Utmost Happiness by Arundhati Roy
  3. The Girls by Emma Cline
  4. Nutshell by Ian McEwan
  5. Do No Harm by Henry Marsh
  6. Admissions by Henry Marsh
  7. Days Without End by Sebastian Barry
  8. Hot Milk by Deborah Levy
  9. The Essex Serpent by Sarah Perry
  10. Tom Gates: Family, Friends & Furry Creatures by Liz Pichon
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YOUNG ADULT BOOK OF THE MONTH

One of Us is Lying by Karen McManus

Paperback, £7.99

“Five students go to detention. Only four leave alive.” Simon runs the school’s tell-all gossip app and he knows everyone’s secrets, so when he dies suddenly in detention, the other four students in the room are suspected of murder. They each have a motive....

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PICTURE BOOK OF THE MONTH

The Curious Case of the Missing Mammoth by Ellie Hattie and Karl James Mountford

Paperback, £6.99

When Oscar tries to return a lost baby mammoth to the museum he discovers the magical world of the museum at night. Now available in paperback, the beautiful and detailed illustrations are packed with fascinating facts plus lift-the-flap fun.

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MIDDLE SCHOOL BOOK OF THE MONTH
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Letters from the Lighthouse by Emma Carroll

Paperback, £6.99

We weren't supposed to be going to the pictures that night. We weren't even meant to be outside, not in a blackout, and definitely not when German bombs had been falling on London all month …

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OTHER NEWS
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Independent Bookshop Week 24th June – 1st July

Independent Bookshop Week is an annual celebration of indie booksellers across the land, taking place this year 24 June – 1st July. Throughout the week we’ll have plenty of special goodies for kids and adults too – including a new essay by Philip Pullman,...

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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