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  • The Naked Guide to Bristol 7th Edition

    The new and fully updated Naked Guide to Bristol is out now! Orderyour copy today!

    In the ever-changing cultural lanscape of Bristol, the Naked Guide contains up-to-date listing of the best places to eat drink and be merry in Bristol.

    'The Naked Guide to Bristol is the funniest, most comprehensive and best guidebook to Bristol there has ever been.'

    'Taking an irreverent sharp stick and puncturing inflated hype and spin wherever it finds it, this guidebook gives you an up-close, in-depth and, above all, honest view of this great city.'

    The Naked Guide to Bristol is a witty and informative guide to the sights and sounds of Bristol. Whether you're after a big sight-seeing weekend or out to uncover the secret spots in the city, this guide will have you there in no time.

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    £12.99

  • Bristol Short Story Prize Anthology Volume 9

    The 2016 Bristol Short Story Prize was won by Stefanie Seddon with her brilliant story Kãkahu. Second prize was awarded to Tanner McSwain (The Read Sea) with Kate Brown taking third prize with Making Fists.

    Details on how to enter the Bristol Short Story Prize here.

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    £10.00

  • My Festival Romance

    Womad co-founder Thomas Brooman CBE reflects on a lifetime of festivals his autobiography My Festival Romance.

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    £8.00

  • Totterdown Rising

    Back in print – the story of how the Bristol community of Totterdown was bulldozed in the 1970s to make way for the motor car and a road that was never built. This is also the story of how Totterdown and its people have recovered from the planning blunders of the 60s and 70s to create a new community. Learn More
    £12.00

  • Politics and Protest New Edition

    New and updated version of Politics and Protest! Packed full of new images, discussion and a glorious redesigned cover

    Don Pedro is an anonymous photographer who roams the streets of Bristol recording how people express their opinions through subverting advertising billboards, writing on walls, producing stickers and putting notes in windows. The billboards of Bristol in particular have long been a playground for a quick-witted group of political activists and anarchists who, under cover of darkness, subvert the corporate messages with their own slogans.

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    £12.00

  • Bristol Short Story Prize Anthology Volume 1

    The inaugural Bristol Short Story Prize anthology features the 20 best stories from the very first competition that took place in 2008.

    Shortlisted writers are: Rebecca Lloyd, Derek Smellen, Catherine Chanter, Anthony Howcroft, Susan Akass, Irene Black, Sue Coffey, Michael Karwowski, Fran Landsman, Nick Law, Miranda Lewis, Dominica McGowan, Charlotte Mabey, Ian Madden, Ian Millstead, Lee Taylor, Alan Toyne, Rebecca Watts, Tim Weaver and Joel Williams.

     

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    £12.00

  • Harry Bamford: Bristol Rovers' First Gentleman of Football

    The mid 1950s were a golden age for Bristol Rovers. At the heart of the team was their cultured right-back Harry Bamford respected throughout football for his skill and sportsmanship. His untimely death in 1958 shocked the whole city with thousands attending his funeral or gathering to watch the cortege. Learn More
    £12.00

  • The Women Who Built Bristol 1184-2018

    A fantastic and long-awaited tome that chronologically plots the influence that a selection of amazing women have had on Bristol!

    Containing 250 inspiring women, three sheroic dogs and one heartbroken barmaid from Easton, this is a bursting compendium of brilliant women from pin makers to police chiefs, from workhouse inmates to secret agents who helped to shape Bristol into the vibrant city it is today.

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    £12.99

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  • Bristol Music: Seven Decades Of Sound

    Compiled by Bristol music expert Richard Jones for the M Shed Bristol Music exhibition this book features a timeline from 1955-2018, almost 100 profiles of Bristol artists and images from the M Shed show. Learn More
    £8.99

  • Explorewalks Special Offer!

    Explore some of Bristol's most fascinating areas with these excellent walking guides to Clifton, Victorian Clifton, Cliftonwood and Hotwells. Each guide is packed with history, places of interest, quirky facts and children's quiz questions. All the walks are circular and have short and long versions. Learn More

    Regular Price: £31.96

    Special Price £12.00

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