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LISTEN // Unicorns, Almost produced by The Story of Books on BBC Sounds

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We have adapted our production of Unicorns, Almost by Owen Sheers as an audio book for broadcast on BBC Radio 3. Listen to it on BBC Sounds free until 9 June 2020: https://www.bbc.co.uk/programmes/m000j2bn Buy the playscript from our online shop.   

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ABOUT US // Why The Story of Books is a social enterprise

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Why is The Story of Books a social enterprise? We exist to make a positive contribution to society. People matter. We start with our social purpose and work out from there, not the other way around. We strive to give, not to take. We want to find joy in the success of others, not just our own. We don't believe that for some to win, others should lose. When society gains, we all should gain. We want to be part of making that happen, at least on our patch.Why are we a social enterprise rather than a charity? As a...

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Q&A // Hay Festival puts questions to Emma Balch

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Hay Festival Q & A with Emma Balch from The Story of Books

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NEWS // Our bookshop in Hay-on-Wye

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Welcome to our new online bookshop. We're opening our doors today but over the coming days we'll be filling the shelves with lots of beautiful books and fantastic offers. Keep visiting! 

Emma & Oliver Balch 

24 April 2020

 

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