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CANCELLED: In-Store Signing: Robin Ince – Bibliomaniac

October 2 @ 2:00 pm - 3:00 pm BST



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Please note that today’s scheduled signing with Robin Ince has been cancelled as Robin can no longer make it to Edinburgh. Apologies for any inconvenience this may cause.

We are delighted to be welcoming Robin Ince to the bookshop for a special in-store signing of his brand new book, Bibliomaniac: An Obsessive’s Tour of the Bookshops of Britain.


Please note that if you can’t make it along to the shop on Sunday 2nd October, you can order a Signed & Dedicated Edition of Bibliomaniac here.


About Bibliomaniac:

Why play to 12,000 people when you can play to 12? In Autumn 2021, Robin Ince’s stadium tour with Professor Brian Cox was postponed due to the pandemic. Rather than do nothing, he decided instead to go on a tour of over a hundred bookshops in the UK, from Wigtown to Penzance; from Swansea to Margate.

Packed with witty anecdotes and tall tales, Bibliomaniac takes the reader on a journey across Britain as Robin explores his lifelong love of bookshops and books – and also tries to find out just why he can never have enough of them.

It is the story of an addiction and a romance, and also of an occasional points failure just outside Oxenholme.

Robin Ince is co-presenter of the award-winning BBC Radio 4 show and podcast, The Infinite Monkey Cage. He has toured his award-winning stand-up across the world, both solo and with his radio double-act partner, Professor Brian Cox. He is the author of I’m a Joke and So Are You and The Importance of Being Interested.


October 2
2:00 pm - 3:00 pm BST
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The Portobello Bookshop
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