Winstone's - High Street - Sidmouth, Devon, UK
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member SMacB
N 50° 40.813 W 003° 14.243
30U E 483228 N 5614291
Quick Description: Winstone's, an independent book store on the High Street, Sidmouth.
Location: South West England, United Kingdom
Date Posted: 6/30/2022 12:41:07 PM
Waymark Code: WM16CHD
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
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Long Description:
Winstone's, an independent book store on the High Street, Sidmouth.

From the website -
"SIDMOUTH IS A BEAUTIFUL COASTAL DEVON TOWN WITH A RICH LITERARY HERITAGE

That heritage inspired the likes of Jane Austen, Beatrix Potter, R.F. Delderfield and many others. Our shop is situated on the High Street in prime position and has a lovely collection of cards and gifts (lots for the Tintin fans) as well as a carefully selected range of over 8000 books. Our Manager Carl East has over 25 years of experience in the book trade at both Ottakar's and Waterstones, he and his colleagues are happy to help and offer recommendations for you.

Winstones also have access to a further 500,000 titles that can be with us the next working day or posted on to you. The team have particular expertise in Children's books, Fiction and Science Fiction."

SOURCE - (visit link)

"Owner Wayne Winstone is one of the three judges for the Costa Prize for Fiction. Wayne has over 30 years experience in the book trade including directorial and senior management positions in Ottakar's and Waterstones and is the proud owner of three award-winning independent bookshops.

Wayne was selected as one of the top 100 people in the Book Trade’s Most Influential Figures listing."

SOURCE - (visit link)
What's the specialty of the bookstore?:
General


At what times is the store open for the public?:
Monday to Friday 9.30am until 5.30pm Saturdays 9.30am until 5pm


Are there areas to read inside the store (chairs, couches, etc. etc.): No

Do they supply beverages?: No

How large is the store?: 2 hours

what book did you buy in this store?: Not listed

Visit Instructions:
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