Mr B’s Manifesto

At a recent meeting in the South Bank which some of us attended, Nic Bottomly of Mr B’s Emporium of Reading Delights, the award-winning bookshop in Bath, shared his manifesto for success for independent bookshops. Here are his 13 points, which will help guide us in making Northcote Books wonderful when we do finally open. Do let us know if… Read more →

Help us name the bookshop!

Is Northcote Books the right name for our shop? Maybe it is – or maybe we can do better? Below are some of the names that have been proposed.  We would like to know which name YOU would choose. What do we want from a name?  We want something snappy, memorable, meaningful – a name that reflects our philosophy of… Read more →

Vision for the Bookshop

THE ‘NORTHCOTE BOOKS’ VISION For the community by the community Much more than just a bookshop Our vision To establish a vibrant, independent community bookshop that is run for and by the local people who live, work and study in and around Northcote Road, Wandsworth, South West London. The bookshop will not only ensure that local people can continue to… Read more →