Helen Stephens' 'Roarsome' Visit


On Saturday 10th November, as part of a 'Great Lion Dash' around three bookshops in the North, Helen Stephens came to The Little Ripon Bookshop and painted Iris and her Lion from the book 'How to Hide a Lion at Christmas' on our window! Come and have a look!

Man Booker Window Competition Win!


Wahoo! Our window display for this year's Man Booker Prize Shortlist, with the GIANT versions of the shortlisted titles, has won the competition!

'Milkman' by Anna Burns won the competition.

Jonny Duddle 'Scurvy Sands' Window Competition Win!


OOO ARR!! We're over the moon to have won the 'Scurvy Sands' Window Competition to celebrate Jonny Duddle's new book, The Pirates of Scurvy Sands'! Jonny will be coming to Ripon for an event some time in early 2019 as part of our prize!

Oh help! Oh No! It's a Gruffalo!


On Saturday 20th October, we got a visit from everybody's favourite Children's Picture Book Character! Thanks to everyone who came along!