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Dream jobs: what it’s like to sell rare books for a living

Owner of a bookshop that sells rare literature by women, find out what she stocks in this interview.

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Izzy Hambley
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“Owning a bookshop is my dream job. But does the reality live up to the fantasy?”

Warning: it's not all movie stars and affordable west London rent like Notting Hill would have you believe.

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Megan Murray
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Twitter has saved this independent bookshop from dwindling sales in the most wonderful way

Bookworms unite!

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Megan Murray
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This quaint countryside bookshop is looking for a new owner – interested?

The owners of a thriving children’s bookshop in Oxfordshire are ready to pass on their store to someone new.

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Megan Murray
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Megan Murray
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These books are scientifically proven to help you fall asleep

Stay away from those cliff hanger endings

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The triumphant return of the feminist bookshop

Women’s bookshops were a vital part of the British feminist movement in the Seventies and Eighties. Now, they’re making a comeback

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Moya Crockett
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My feminist icon: Jacqueline Wilson reveals why Jane Cholmeley inspires her the most

“She has always taken a back seat, but I think it’s time younger women knew what a part she played in making the feminist movement a talking point”

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Jacqueline Wilson
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Authors discuss their favourite books of all time in this new literary podcast

Read Like a Writer features bestselling authors including Matt Haig, Sarah Perry and Gina Miller.

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Moya Crockett
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Everything you need to know about London’s new feminist bookshop

Plus, two more women-focused bookshops you can visit today.

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Moya Crockett
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