at 69 Above Bar Street, Southampton, SO14 7FE United Kingdom
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Second Best is Calum Best's revealing new book about his relationship with his dad George. I'm really enjoying it. Very honest.
Colouring is the new 'big thing' for grown-ups. It's very relaxing, I'm told and better for your health than wine.
The Never List by Koethi Zan isn't that new but it's one of the best psychological thrillers on sale at the moment. Please read it.
How did they ever get permission to tear down the Wax Museum in Brading, Isle of Wight? That place overshadowed the 1970s with fear for me.
If you haven't read the incredible Suite Francaise by Irene Nemirovsky, it isn't too late. It's the number best-selling paperback right now
The trailer for Paper Towns has just been released and it looks pretty good. Still time to read the book by John Green before you see it.
Poldark is the name on everyone's lips at the moment. The new tv series is creating quite a stir. Did you know its based on 12 yes12! books?
It's quite dark outside the shop. Is this the much-hyped eclipse or just a typical spring day in Southampton?
The best thriller Philip Pullman or we have ever read is back in print and on sale now Kolymsky Heights by Lionel Davidson. One word amazing
Retweeted Forbidden Planet (@ForbiddenPlanet): We just had a memo: due to the cloud cover, the Triffids have abandoned their plan to invade London. We're saved, we tell you, saved!
Retweeted Darren Shan (@darrenshan): Rare solar eclipse -- 0. Foul Irish rainclouds -- 1. :-(
The Girl With A White Dog by Anne Booth may be aimed at young people but everyone should read it. Great story - really makes you think.
Half-term next week. We have enough story and activity books in our offer to keep the most easily-bored child entertained until its over.
#SecondLife Be the first to read SJ Watson's new bestseller.
Remember how much everyone kept talking about SJ Watson's first book Before I Go To Sleep ? Well the follow-up Second Life is now available.
Our resident Sci-fi king Robin is recommending The Martian by Andy Weir this month. He has called it funny, gripping and imaginative. Try it
Congratulations to the miraculous Eddie Redmayne on his inevitable Bafta win last night. Now he has 2 weeks to find a spot to put his Oscar
Minette Walters hasn't published a book in quite some time but her new one The Cellar is well worth the wait. Totally gripping.
Joey Essex was an absolute star when he came to our West Quay shop yesterday. His latest Book Of You (And Me) is now available and great fun
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Retweeted Waterstones (@Waterstones): “You want weapons? We're in a library. Books are the best weapon in the world. This room's the greatest arsenal we could have.” - #DoctorWho
It's raining, it's pouring, the old man is totally unaware because he is reading an amazing book. What do you think it is? @waterstones
It's not an overly nice day out there today, so #Southampton shoppers, come say hi and hang out in our dry shop and lets chat books.
So, who is excited about #GoSetAWatchman? Will you be coming in on 14th to get your DAY ONE copy? If you reserve one you get it half price!
Neil McKenna's Fanny&Stella was one of the most unusual history books of 2014. The story is now as novel The Petticoat Men by Barbara Ewing.