We hold many events in the shop, including theme days, author visits, storytimes and can arrange visits for specific groups e.g. schools, scouts, playgroups etc. Please follow us on social media to be updated.

 

Hitchin Children's Book Festival WBD event 2024

Saturday 9th March 2024 at the British Schools Museum. We'll have 4 excellent authors talking and signing their books, crafts, bookselling, and much more For further info and to book, go to the British Schools Museum website https://www.britishschoolsmuseum.org.uk/

Home Educators Monthly drop in

One Friday per month 2-4pm, FREE in the shop. Chat, meet other families, get book recommendations. Kids and adults welcome. 23 Feb 22 Mar 26 Apr 24 May 28 June 19 July

It's Beano time!

We're delighted to welcome back Beano author Danny Pearson for another riotous event on Sat 3 Feb from 2pm. Arrive early as we are likely to be very busy!

FREE Storytimes Wednesday 1030am and Saturday 230pm

We offer a free storytimeg on both Wednesday and Saturday every week. No need to book, just come along but arrive early if you can as we sometimes get very busy. See our Instagram for more details.

Hitchin Booktrail 2023

4th March - Pick up a map from us, Hitchin library or BID office to take part in the walking booktrail around Hitchin. Clues in windows of local businesses, who have kindly donated prizes. Hand your map back to us in the shop to be in the prize draw!

Hitchin Children's Book Festival

Saturday 4th March 2023 at the British Schools Museum For further info and to book, go to the British Schools Museum website https://www.britishschoolsmuseum.org.uk/

World Book Day, March 2022

Despite the wind and rain, the bookish families of Hitchin enjoyed our authors and illustrator events, and the super popular Hitchin business Book Trail...

Little Glow Window October 2021

We were so excited to welcome Owlet Press and Harry E Woodgate to create our wonderful 'Little Glow' window. Little Glow, by Katie Sahota is a perfect book to explain the many festivals of light at this time of year, and is available to purchase in store £7.99

Opening Day: 25th September 2021

Our Opening Day was super exciting with stories from local author, Gemma Keir, songs from a theatre group and even a visit from the Gruffalo!

Next Page Books