Books are My Bag Campaign

BOOKS ARE MY BAG CAMPAIGN CONTINUES

Books Are My Bag’ is a nationwide campaign to celebrate bookshops. 56% of all book buying decisions are made by consumers in a bookshop, and high street bookshops (both chains and independents ) still account for almost 40% of books bought by customers, yet many high street shops are under threat.

‘Books Are My Bag’ aims to halt that process by celebrating the nation’s love of bookshops, calling on book lovers to show their support by reguarly visiting and purchasing books from their favourite bookshops.

Read more at

www.booksaremybag.com

‘Books Are My Bag’ bags are on sale at  Linghams price £1.99 to advertise the campaign in the Wirral. Do buy one and help us spread the word. It’s the latest fashion accessory!

Eleanor modelling a bag outside New Birmingham central library at the Booker Prize shortlisted author event. The bag contains all 6 books (mostly hardback) to be signed by their authors- as you can see, light yet strong!