At the direction of the authorities, we are closing today, 16th March, at 6pm. Sur ordre des autorités, nous fermons aujourd’hui, 16 mars, à 18 heures. However, we can still send books via the post. Cependant, nous pouvons toujours envoyer des livres par la poste. Please contact us if you would like us to send your book. Veuillez nous contacter si vous souhaitez que nous vous envoyions votre livre.
We will be closed from December 24th until January 2nd, reopening with regular hours on Friday, January 3rd. Christmas is nearing, but there is still the possibility to order in books before Christmas until 11:30am on Friday, Dec. 20th if they’re in stock at our local supplier!
… and a sale! <<< You may have heard rumours about a new space for second-hand books in the bookshop, and I’m happy to announce that as of today it is open! As part of our great reorganising, we have two bookcases full of select second-hand books that are on sale 3 for CHF 5. >>> In honour of our new space, we’re also extending the 3 for CHF 5 sale to all smaller A-format second-hand books, as well as 3 for CHF 5 on all second-hand Children’s and YA/Teen Fiction! Come check out our new space and score some deals! The sale will run for a minimum of two weeks.
We will be back open as usual from 9am Monday.
Cast your mind back 10 years to when the global financial crisis hit, when America took North Korea off its list of terrorist countries, and Kim Kardashian chose a new dress. Lost amongst these headlines was the news that Lausanne had a new English bookshop. Situated in a converted fitness studio in the Globus building and stocking 6,000 new books, Books Books Books opened its doors on 13th October 2008. Feels to me like a good time for a drink! Two even! We’re so excited, we’re having two parties to celebrate! Friday, November 2nd The first party will feature Richard Williams, sometime founder of Holy Cow, now the owner of Blackbird and most recently author of Mostyn Thomas and the Big Rave (Graffeg, 2018). While running his casual dining empire Richard found time to write his first novel, and it’s a good one. Set in Little Emlyn, Pembrokeshire, it tells the story of how Mostyn, a farmer on the brink of bankruptcy, and Jethro, a young raver, decide to hold a rave to save Mostyn’s farm. But as young revellers begin to pour in from all corners of the county things do not go to plan; moneylenders, drug dealers, the county council and the…
Alright booklovers, it’s that time of year again! The time where we try to make some space on the shelves in anticipation of la rentrée scolaire…. So from today (Monday, June 11) until mid-July or so, our second-hand books are all on sale 2 for 1. That’s 2 books for CHF 5! So come browse our overflowing shelves and pick up some summer reads. We look forward to seeing you in the shop!