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  • 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...
  • An update from Far From The Madding Crowd following the death of Queen Elizabeth II

    We will be closed on Monday 19th September Following the death of Queen Elizabeth II, we'll be closed on Monday 19th...
  • Event with Ryan O'Connor: POSTPONED

    We are sorry to announce that our event with Ryan O'Connor has been postponed. If you had a ticket for this event, please contact: sally@maddingcro...
  • Taking Stock at Far From The Madding Crowd: September 2022!

    Taking stock at Far From The Madding Crowd It's a new season and with the first nip in the air we're taking stock at...