Sandspout Bookstore

LAUNCH JAZZ EVENT on Thursday, Feb 6th, 7.30pm, with Christian Garrick and David Gordon.

Here is a video recording from the evening, Chris Garrick’s tribute to his violin teacher, Johnny van Derrick: Here, There and Everywhere.

BOOK CLUB RECRUITMENT
All bookshops should run a book club. If you are interested to join, please step forward! To meet monthly in the evening with a glass of wine or coffee in the shop; there need be no pressure to talk too much! Further details…

A BOOKSELLER’S POMPOUS MANIFESTO …the whole point about a book seems to have been lost: it reflects its buyer, at least at the time of its having been read, which is why we read them once and then house them forever, or even buy them with only the slightest intention of reading them… Read more…

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The Sandspout will produce occasional newsletters, to include news of events, bookish and musical scribble. “I do love email,” declares Elon Musk. “Wherever possible I try to communicate asynchronously.”
Past newsletters can be seen on this page…