Tagged in BOOKS

How Brutalism Scarred London

How Brutalism Scarred London

Author lays into the capital's concrete monoliths. | By Londonist
Parkitecture: The Hidden Jewels Of London's Parks

Parkitecture: The Hidden Jewels Of London's Parks

Because sheds can be beautiful too. | By M@
Feast Like Toad Of Toad Hall At This New Supperclub

Feast Like Toad Of Toad Hall At This New Supperclub

Big, bold and... badgery | By Lydia Manch
10 London Walking Tour Books You Need On Your Shelf

10 London Walking Tour Books You Need On Your Shelf

Covering everything from blue plaques to pub crawls. | By Eleana Overett
How The Bank Of England Inspired These Famous Books

How The Bank Of England Inspired These Famous Books

Austen, Dickens and Wodehouse all have connections. | By Laura Reynolds
Life At The Tower Of London Revealed In Fascinating Book

Life At The Tower Of London Revealed In Fascinating Book

Game of Thrones to ghosts. | By M@
The Five Best South London Novels

The Five Best South London Novels

Your next commute read, sorted. | By Londonist
London's Hidden Rivers: A Book With A Fresh Take

London's Hidden Rivers: A Book With A Fresh Take

Find the water running beneath your feet. | By M@
Sci-Fi Penguin Classics Get A Barbican Makeover

Sci-Fi Penguin Classics Get A Barbican Makeover

Orwell and Shelley go brutalist. | By Will Noble
London's Most Beautiful Libraries

London's Most Beautiful Libraries

History, at your fingertips. | By Ruth Hargreaves
30-Second London: Learn The City's History Super Quick

30-Second London: Learn The City's History Super Quick

London in short chunks. | By M@
Inside London's Oldest Bookshop

Inside London's Oldest Bookshop

Hatchards has three Royal Warrants, and an excellent sofa to boot. | By Laura Reynolds
In Photos: London's Brilliant Bookshops

In Photos: London's Brilliant Bookshops

Book lovers, get drooling. | By Londonist Staff
The Eccentric Toilets Of 1960s London

The Eccentric Toilets Of 1960s London

Splashback to the Future. | By M@
Exclusive: Commuters Who Read While Walking Are Better Than Those Who Don't

Exclusive: Commuters Who Read While Walking Are Better Than Those Who Don't

Ulysses+Bank+rush hour=better than you. | By Will Noble
Londonist Out Loud: So You Think You Know London? Prove It

Londonist Out Loud: So You Think You Know London? Prove It

It's quiz time. | By N Quentin Woolf
How The Victorians Depicted The City In Children's Books

How The Victorians Depicted The City In Children's Books

London Town and other 19th century treasures. | By Hawk Norton
London's Most Unusual Spaces, Photographed

London's Most Unusual Spaces, Photographed

60 places you'll want to visit. | By M@
How The Houses of Parliament Might Have Looked

How The Houses of Parliament Might Have Looked

The Losers of 1835. | By M@
Whitechapel In 50 Buildings

Whitechapel In 50 Buildings

New book explores architectural gems. | By M@
Curiocity: Perhaps The Best Book About London Ever Compiled

Curiocity: Perhaps The Best Book About London Ever Compiled

The last word in trivia books. | By M@ ★★★★★
Relive Your Childhood With The New I-Spy London Book

Relive Your Childhood With The New I-Spy London Book

Don't pretend you're not excited. | By Laura Reynolds
The Splendour Of London's Churches Revealed

The Splendour Of London's Churches Revealed

New book offers amazing photos. | By M@
Where To Celebrate The New Harry Potter Book Launch

Where To Celebrate The New Harry Potter Book Launch

Midnight parties, and a beer pong tournament. | By Laura Reynolds
London Just Inherited This Amazing Dick Whittington Collection

London Just Inherited This Amazing Dick Whittington Collection

Generous bequest. | By Will Noble
Forget Pokemon: Search The City For Letters

Forget Pokemon: Search The City For Letters

Big Letter Hunt gets us looking at buildings. | By M@
The Street Where London's Victorians Bought Their Porn

The Street Where London's Victorians Bought Their Porn

And its tragic end. | By Dr Matthew Green
Peculiar Early Postcards Of London Captured In New Book

Peculiar Early Postcards Of London Captured In New Book

Includes a heartwarming shot of manure sprayers. | By M@
Inside London's Biggest Bookshop

Inside London's Biggest Bookshop

Everything you need to know about this bookish behemoth. | By Zoe Craig
Rare Alice In Wonderland Books To Go On Display (For Just 4 Days)

Rare Alice In Wonderland Books To Go On Display (For Just 4 Days)

Including a first published edition in original condition. | By Laura Reynolds
Video: See London From The Treetops

Video: See London From The Treetops

We go tree climbing with expert Jack Cooke. | By Laura Reynolds
How To Climb Trees In London: New Book Goes Out On A Limb

How To Climb Trees In London: New Book Goes Out On A Limb

The Tree Climber's Guide, reviewed. | By M@
15 Dickens Characters With Really Silly Names

15 Dickens Characters With Really Silly Names

If you thought Mr Bumble was daft... | By M@
Join In A Londonwide Book Club With Cityread

Join In A Londonwide Book Club With Cityread

Start reading Gillian Slovo's Ten Days. | By Rachel Holdsworth
'Walking Writing Workshop' Explores Balham To Brixton At Night

'Walking Writing Workshop' Explores Balham To Brixton At Night

Event launches first Balham Literary Festival. | By Laura Reynolds
North London Literary Festival Returns With Sci-Fi Slant

North London Literary Festival Returns With Sci-Fi Slant

A day of free events in Hendon. | By Laura Reynolds
Friday Photos: Bookshops In London

Friday Photos: Bookshops In London

In which we judge bookshops by their frontage. | By Londonist
Discover The Archaeology Of Crossrail In New Books

Discover The Archaeology Of Crossrail In New Books

Stepney and Bow Creek. | By M@
14 Independent London Bookshops To Follow On Instagram

14 Independent London Bookshops To Follow On Instagram

Just in time for World Book Day. | By Laura Reynolds
New Indie Bookshop Opens In Hackney

New Indie Bookshop Opens In Hackney

We do love a good bookshop. | By Kyra Hanson
Celebrate Roald Dahl's Centenary At Southbank Centre

Celebrate Roald Dahl's Centenary At Southbank Centre

Author's work takes centre stage at Imagine Children's Festival. | By Laura Reynolds
Beatrix Potter's London

Beatrix Potter's London

Not such a country bumpkin after all. | By Laura Reynolds
London Books Roundup: January 2016

London Books Roundup: January 2016

New tomes about the town. | By M@
 AA Milne's London

AA Milne's London

The London haunts of the author and his creation, Winnie The Pooh. | By Laura Reynolds
New Map Explores The Streets Of Fictional London

New Map Explores The Streets Of Fictional London

Over 600 novels charted. | By M@
6 London Books By BAME Writers You Should Read ASAP

6 London Books By BAME Writers You Should Read ASAP

Nikesh Shukla picks his favourites. | By Nikesh Shukla
Uncover The History Of London's Boroughs With Tony Travers

Uncover The History Of London's Boroughs With Tony Travers

Fascinating new book makes local government interesting. | By Rachel Holdsworth ★★★★☆
Londonist Christmas Gift Guide: Book Lovers' Edition

Londonist Christmas Gift Guide: Book Lovers' Edition

Give the gift of London-themed reading this Christmas. | By Zoe Craig
Georgian River Scenes From Twickenham To Southwark: Book Review

Georgian River Scenes From Twickenham To Southwark: Book Review

A glorious Thames panorama restored. | By M@ ★★★★★
Enjoyed The Fog? Now Read The Book

Enjoyed The Fog? Now Read The Book

Weighty tome explores London's peasoupers. | By M@ ★★★★☆
Meet The Pub Dogs Of London

Meet The Pub Dogs Of London

The best boozers for doggy drinkers. | By Londonist
London Books Roundup: October 2015

London Books Roundup: October 2015

Great Scott, London crime, stitch and knit and odd tales. | By M@
What Are The Best London Novels? The Results

What Are The Best London Novels? The Results

You voted, we counted. | By M@
What Are The Best London Novels?

What Are The Best London Novels?

From Ben Aaronovitch to Zadie Smith. Get your votes in. | By M@
What Are The Best Books About London?

What Are The Best Books About London?

Results of our poll. | By M@
What's The Best Book About London?

What's The Best Book About London?

Looking for your favourite non-fiction reads. | By M@
20th Century London Street Photography Shines In New Book

20th Century London Street Photography Shines In New Book

Everyday scenes from the capital. | By M@ ★★★★☆
A Damnable History Of Notting Hill

A Damnable History Of Notting Hill

High rents, huge riots, huge rants, Hugh Grant. | By M@ ★★★★☆
Bill Bryson And Sandi Toksvig To Appear At Write On Kew

Bill Bryson And Sandi Toksvig To Appear At Write On Kew

Literature festival brings big names to west London. | By Laura Reynolds
At Home With Wilde, Sargent and Whistler

At Home With Wilde, Sargent and Whistler

Superb new book on Chelsea's artistic quarter. | By M@ ★★★★★