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Meet our team of booklovers...

Always happy to help and heavily powered by tea, biscuits, high fives and dog cuddles!

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the shop's owner, worked
for both James Thin and
the Edinburgh International Book Festival. She also used to sell beer but is now much happier with a pile of books and a cup of tea!

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our assistant manager, 
who is known for eating
all the urgent biscuits
whilst event planning. She's
also mastered the art of keeping up appearences
at our adult's book club!


is a graphic novel and
scifi connoisseur
with a
love of excoriating puns.
He is a firm believer in second breakfast, which fuels his super powers as
a book tidying ninja!


our Children's Specialist,
is always able to offer help and advice to children who are struggling with their reading. Cat has so many dogs and degrees that
we’ve stopped counting.

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our Erasmus scholar who never left. A Parisienne
who prefers Edinburgh,she is a big fan of YA books and works hard to keep her cats in the luxury they have
come to expect.

Miss Betty

the newest member of
our bookshop team, and
like the rest of us is partial
to biscuits and tea (although she prefers her tea cold). She's also very keen on licking ears.

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