Newham Bookshop logo (2015)

Open Tuesday to Saturday
from 10 am to 5 pm.
We can send books by post, usually £3 in the UK.

Newham Bookshop and The Wanstead Tap’s
auction and book sales raise £9,000
for Ukrainian humanitarian aid

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Newham Bookshop by Pete Fallan
Newham Bookshop, Pete Fallan, March 2021.


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Live events at The Wanstead Tap in partnership with Newham Bookshop

Click on a book for details of the book, and on the ticket for the event.
Newham Bookshop logo (2015)

Friday 11 March at 7.30 pm

Meet Donna McLean
in conversation
with Dave Smith








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Event cancelled
due to illness.

Wednesday 16 March at 7.30 pm

Meet John Grindrod discussing
the landmark buildings
of contemporary Britain






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Tuesday 29 March at 7.30 pm

Join multi-award winning journalist Oliver Bullough talking about his latest work. We will donate the ticket sales to charity.






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Thursday 7 April at 7.30 pm

Join acclaimed chef and food photographer Joe Woodhouse as he talks about his brilliant new book









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Tuesday 12 April at 7.30 pm

Join acclaimed author Margaret Willes discussing her latest book exploring the untold history behind London’s greatest landmark.






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Wednesday 13 April at 7.30 pm

Meet Ashley Hickson-Lovence discussing his brilliant novelisation of the life of Uriah Rennie, the Premier League’s first and only Black referee









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Wednesday 27 April and Thursday 28 April at 7.30 pm

We welcome cult writer Ben Aaronovitch back to the Wanstead Tap to discuss his latest and long awaited new book








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