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  • Spooky picture books for Halloween and beyond!

    Some of our favourite spooky picture books for Halloween and beyond! Gustavo the shy ghost, Flavia Z. DragoA sweet and gently offbeat story of friendship and courage – perfect for the spooky season or all year round!Buy the book     There´s a ghost in this house, Oliver JeffersA captivating and utterly unique picture book…

  • Hooray, we are open!

    A huge thank you to everyone who has supported us in these challenging times, by books and The little reader gift vouchers! We look forward to seeing you in the shop soon! For those who can’t visit us, we are still doing free home deliveries by bicycle all over Rome! To order a book or…

  • Home deliveries!

    The bookshop is closed but we are doing home deliveries for no extra cost! The areas we can cover at the moment are: ESQUILINO, MONTI, CELIO, SAN GIOVANNI, AVENTINO, SAN SABA, SAN LORENZO, PIGNETO, CENTRO STORICO. To order books or for personalised reading suggestions, send us a facebook message or email us at

  • Handa’s Surprise 25th anniversary! Sing-a-long storytime!

    When a little girl called Handa puts seven fruits in a basket to take to her friend, a delightful surprise awaits both of them! Join us for a very special sing-a-long storytime to celebrate the 25th anniversary of Eileen Browne’s beautiful modern classic, Handa’s Surprise. There’ll also be a fun arts and craft activity! When:…

  • libro del mese, agosto

    Il 20 luglio 1969 l’uomo ha messo piede sulla luna e noi vogliamo indicare tre libri in crescendo d’età che riguardanti il nostro amato satellite. Che cos’è la luna? Katie Daynes (Usborne) Il primo “Che cos’è la luna” è un libro di primissimi perché con alette da sollevare che rendono interattiva la conoscenza con nozioni…

  • Summer holidays!

    We are closed from 19th July to 2nd September for the summer holidays!