News

  • It's a new term at Far From The Madding Crowd!

    It’s a new term in the bookshop! Summer may have been a wash out, but here in the bookshop we’re looking forward to a new term! We’ve got some...
  • The Summer Reading Challenge is live!

    The Far From The Madding Crowd Summer Reading Challenge 2023 is now on! All the info you need can be found here on our website: Summer Reading Chal...
  • Summer begins at Far From The Madding Crowd Bookshop!

    Summer begins at Far From The Madding Crowd… We’ve got three fabulous events coming up, our Summer Reading Challenge is back and bigger than b...
  • Our Summer Books Catalogue 2023 is here!

    Our Summer Books Catalogue for 2023 is available for free in the shop now! Or, if you'd rather access it digitally through the magical power of the...
  • An April Shower of offers and events!

    April at Far From The Madding Crowd There’s a gentle shower of lovely things happening in and around the bookshop this month - let’s step into...
  • INFORMATION FOR THE FURTHER FROM FESTIVAL 2023!

    Here is some logistical information about each of the sessions at our Further From Festival, Saturday 11th March! ***Please note tickets will be av...
  • March means more at Far From The Madding Crowd!

    March means more at Far from The Madding Crowd! Robin Ince returns, the Further From Festival returns AND it’s the first Fiver Fest of the yea...
  • Welcome to our spring season of events!

    Welcome to our spring season of events! We’ve got a boutique book festival just for you, plus Robin Ince is coming back to Linlithgow! ...
  • Christmas is coming, but let's enjoy Advent fun first!

    Christmas is coming, but first let's enjoy some Advent cheer! Christmas is coming, but don't panic: there's still plenty of time to enjoy s...
  • Our Christmas Catalogue in full!

    Our best ever Christmas books catalogue is now available to pick up free in-store! Or, you can just follow this link and browse our complete Christ...
  • Literature, music, beautiful books: it's all happening at Far From The Madding Crowd!

    Three final author events for 2022! We're counting down to the end of the year with three fantastic events - our new season will begin in e...
  • Update on Robert Harris, plus a reminder of our autumn events

    Robert Harris event: postponed We're very sorry to announce that Robert Harris has been forced to cancel this leg of his national tour as h...