The Lion and Unicorn Bookshop - Local independent bookshop in Richmond, dedicated solely to children's books.
The Lion and Unicorn is a specialist independent children's bookshop. Established in 1977 it is situated on the corner of Paved Court and King Street close by Richmond's picturesque lanes and historic Green.
Walking into this welcoming bookshop you will find a treasure trove for book-lovers young and old. There's something for everyone from babies up to teens, plus CDs, book character toys and games.
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Known far and wide as a haven for children's book lovers, customers can enjoy browsing and chatting about books in a friendly, relaxed atmosphere with knowledgeable and enthusiastic staff ready to offer advice and guidance.
Children's author events
Over the years The Lion and Unicorn have hosted many memorable events with a galaxy of celebrated authors and illustrators from Roald Dahl (who was the very first guest and opened the Lion & Unicorn in 1977), David McKee and Shirley Hughes to Jacqueline Wilson, Philip Pullman, Anthony Horowitz, Michael Morpurgo and Lauren Child.
The bookshop continues to hold regular events throughout the year and support author events in the wider community working in partnership with local schools, Richmond Young People's Library and Arts Richmond.
For more information on The Lion and Unicorn Bookshop, please contact:
The Lion and Unicorn Bookshop
19 King Street
020 8622 5307
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