Winners of our lockdown reading competition

Winners of our lockdown reading competition

We had a fanastic response to our recent social media competition asking you to tell us the books that got you through lockdown, based on our new blog series which was kicked off by the lovely Lynn Truss. There was a wonderful array of books including classics from...
Books that got me through lockdown with Lynne Truss

Books that got me through lockdown with Lynne Truss

For many people, the pandemic has been a great opportunity to get through that pile of books waiting to be read, and for some, books have been their salvation. At Medina Bookshop we are keen to celebrate this and are asking various people to share with us the books...
Lucy’s February Reading Round-Up

Lucy’s February Reading Round-Up

A great selection of fiction and non fiction in this round-up of Lucy’s February reading pile.   Where the Crawdads Sing by Delia Owens I’m not a fan of very descriptive writing, so Where The Crawdads Sing didn’t grab me initially. But once the story got...
Paul’s Must Have Music Reads

Paul’s Must Have Music Reads

If you love music and you love books our resident musician Paul has chosen for you his top six must have music reads that hit just the right note.   I love a good novel, and I love music, so I get excited when a new book appears that combines the two. However,...
Paul’s January reading pile

Paul’s January reading pile

Dark winter evenings are perfect for curling up with a book so here’s a look at the ones Paul has been reading during January. The first few weeks of the year have seen me working my way through the books that I received as gifts, either at or since Christmas,...
Krissy’s top picks of the latest YA releases

Krissy’s top picks of the latest YA releases

If you think young adult books are just for teenagers then think again! Written by some truly talented and award winning writers they can be moving, gripping, thought-proving, fun and fantastical.  As one of her favourite genres Krissy has taken a look at some of her...