December 4, 2022

Books with Extra

One of the questions we get asked a lot, and more so since we have started our monthly Q&As with our Patrons, is ‘what’s your favourite […]
November 20, 2022

The Bookshop Recommends: New Nature Writing

Just a quick one to say that over on our Youtube channel, which is just stirring into life, we have begun a short series of videos […]
November 17, 2022

A Banned Book

James Hadley Chase is an unlikely pseudonym. It is so specific, so expansive, you might wonder what would prompt someone to make it up. When you […]
November 16, 2022

Carpe Diem

This is a cautionary tale I suppose. One of those moments that hits quite hard as the implications sink in. As you might imagine, we spend […]
June 30, 2021

Patron’s Live Q&A, 30th January

Live Q&A, 30th January at 7.30pm GMT. Online Every month we have a live Q&A for our patrons where they can mail in questions on anything […]
June 29, 2021

Elizabeth Barlow, 9th February

Elizabeth Barlow: : Lost to Time A talk by Dr Dawn West Cansfield 9th February, 7.30pm. £5 An 18th century female archaeologist from Midhurst. This talk […]
June 29, 2021

Dead Poet Salon, 23rd February

Dead Poet Salon and Open Mic: Alice Dunbar Nelson 23rd February, 7.30pm. £5 Our monthly poetry evening in February is highlighting Alice Dunbar Nelson “an American […]
June 29, 2021

Petersfield Antiques Fair, 3-5 March

The Penman Petersfield Antiques Fair 3rd – 5th March at Petersfield Festival Hall We have attended and exhibited at this fair for many, many years, always […]
June 28, 2021

Petersfield’s Lawrence of Arabia, 17th March

Petersfield’s Lawrence of Arabia: The Life and Extraordinary Career of Lt. Col. Gerard Leachman DSO A talk by Judith Jones 17th March, 7.30pm. £5 Meet Gerard […]