MEDINA BOOKSHOP ONLINE
Committed to supporting the creative community on the Isle of Wight,
Medina Books is a small independent bookshop on Cowes High Street.
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Medina Bookshop Events
Join us for an evening in the company of one of the most charming performers. A songwriter of the highest order with the sweetest of voices, this will be a night you won't want to miss.
He's been described by LiveTrigger Magazine as "the king of modern antifolk", and often been noted for his unique sound and stage presence, described by German Shepherd Records as "pure genius". His soulful, articulate songs often tell stories in nonlinear, surreal ways...
Georgia works with fiddle, voice, tenor guitar and drones to create crisp arrangements of old songs, and new compositions. Georgia is a critically acclaimed song writer, with self penned songs and traditional re-workings achieving national radio play on BBC radio 2, BBC...
An evening with Clive Thomas and Tim Hollis who will be playing and talking about the blues music and musicians that inspired them, as well as a few originals. Bring your own booze.
An entertaining evening in the company of author, songwriter, performer, eccentric and chansonnier Alan Clayson. Doors 7pm, bring your own bottle.
Isle of Wight Chamber Business Awards Nominees We have some exciting news to share today, Medina Publishing has been shortlisted for the IW Chamber Business Awards 2023! We are honoured and delighted to have been nominated for the Entrepreneurship Award, the Business...
Isle of Wight Book Awards 2023 Following the enormous success of last year's first ever Isle Of Wight Book Awards, this year's awards have just opened for submissions. As last year there are three categories, with the awards' founder Hunter Davies once again judging...
It's with great pleasure that we can announce that we will be the official bookseller at this year's Isle of Wight Literary Festival. Now in their 10th year the festival promises to be the best yet with a great line up of authors including Tracy Borman, Alan Johnson,...
The Darker Side Of Wight
A collection of twelve spine chilling stories from the pen of Peter J Murray, set in his favourite location, the Isle of Wight; or as Peter would say, ‘The Isle of Fright’! The island’s diverse local history combined with myth and legend provide an ideal recipe for Peter’s vivid imagination.
100 Treasures and Curiosities’ book pre-order
2023 marks the 125th anniversary of the founding of Carisbrooke Castle Museum by HRH Princess Beatrice. To commemorate this Medina Publishing is collaborating with the Museum to produce a book featuring 100 artefacts from their collection of over 35,000 items connected to the Isle of Wight. From the stone age right up to the 21st century, these objects reveal some of the island’s most historic and significant stories as well as a few unusual and quirky tales from our past.
Rose, Castle and Crown – Hampshire and the Isle of Wight’s Citizen Soldiers
A unique history of the part-time soldier of Hampshire and the Isle of Wight, from the time of the militia, yeomanry and volunteer, through to the Territorial Army and today’s Army Reserve.
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