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A fine chain of bookshops, usually occupying smaller premises than Waterstones. Regularly has impressive reductions on new titles, and carries a fairly broad stock.

 

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Wimbledon Tube Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
South Wimbledon Tube Station
 
13 minutes walk
 
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Wimbledon Railway Station
 
1 minutes walk
 
Haydons Road Railway Station
 
15 minutes walk
 
 
 
 

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    The Lodge Hotel
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £83  31% off
    52-54 Upper Richmond Road, SW15 | 2.6 miles from Books etc
    Located in west London's attractive Putney area, the Lodge Hotel offers a superior standard of accommodation, with rooms divided into three categories: standard, executive and luxury. ... More
     
     
     
    Holiday Inn Express Wimbledon South
    London > Hotels > Budget Chain Hotel   from £45  28% off
    200 High Street, SW19 | 22 minutes from Books etc
    Set in a delightfully leafy part of South London, this budget hotel offers all the gentle pleasures of Wimbledon, but, with the Northern Line right on ... More
     
     
     
    Cannizaro House Hotel London
    London > Hotels > Mid-Range Chain Hotel   from £85  25% off
    Westside, SW19 | 23 minutes from Books etc
    Standing in Cannizaro Park this delightful Georgian building is famed for its warm and friendly welcome. Situated on the edge of Wimbledon Common it is only ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Crockatt and Powell
    London > Shopping > Books
    345 Fulham Road, Chelsea, London SW10 | 4.7 miles from Books etc
    If you hate the commercial, branded feel of mega bookshops like Waterstones and Borders this one's a treat. An independent that treats you like an individual. ... More
     
     
     
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    John Sandoe Books
    London > Shopping > Books
    10 Blacklands Terrace, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 5.3 miles from Books etc
    A delightful discovery, this well-established independent book shop was set up by John Sandoe in 1957 and has been owned by the staff since 1989 who've ... More
     
     
     
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    Taschen
    London > Shopping > Books
    12 Duke of York Square, Knightsbridge, London SW3 | 5.3 miles from Books etc
    Glossy, coffee table books are what speciality book store Taschen do best. From art to architecture, film to fashion, every glamourous topic is covered and the ... More
     
     
     
     
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    Gina Conway Aveda Lifestyle Salon Wimbledon
    London > Shopping > Hair and Grooming
    22-23 Wimbledon Hill Road, SW19 | 3 minutes from Books etc
    This excellent hair and beauty clinic on Wimbledon Hill Road offers the full range of hair and beauty treatments as well as yoga classes. Gina Conway ... More
     
     
     
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    The Lawn Bakery
    London > Shopping > Delicatessens
    9 High Street, Wimbledon Village, SW19 | 11 minutes from Books etc
    Chef Ollie Couillaud and restaurateur Akbar Ashurov, owners of the nearby Lawn Bistro, have taken over the site of the local bakery in Wimbledon Village ... More
     
     
     
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    Vallebona
    London > Shopping > Food and Drink Shops
    Unit 14, 59 Weir Road, SW19 | 23 minutes from Books etc
    Supplying many of London's top hotels, restaurants and delis, Vallebona is the family business which began in Sardinia and moved to London from there 16 years ... More
     
     
     
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    Amour Fou
    London > Events > Film Events  Dates: Monday 4th May 2015 at 8.30pm & Wednesday 6th May 2015 at 1pm
    HMV Curzon Cinema, 23 The Broadway, SW19 | 1 minute from Books etc
    In early 19th century Berlin, German poet Heinrich von Kleist attempts to forge a suicide pact with his cousin Marie in order to defy the inevitability ...More
     
     
     
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    Fast & Furious 7
    London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 3rd to 7th May 2015 - Various Times
    Wimbledon Odeon, 39 The Broadway, Wimbledon, SW19 | 1 minute from Books etc
    Following the death of corrupt British soldier Owen Shaw, Dominic Toretto, Brian O'Conner and their crew are granted permission to return to America as free men. ...More
     
     
     
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    Two By Two
    London > Events > Film Events  Dates: 3rd to 7th May 2015 - Various Times
    Wimbledon Odeon, 39 The Broadway, Wimbledon, SW19 | 1 minute from Books etc
    Dave and his inquisitive young son Finny belong to a fluffy land-based species called Nestrians, who are excellent homemakers. They are denied safe passage on Noah's ...More
     
     
     
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    Rise of the Idiots @ The Exhibit
    London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
    The Exhibit, 12 Balham Station Road, SW12 | 2.8 miles from Books etc
    Based at The Exhibit Pub in Balham, the Rise of the Idiots Comedy Club runs monthly nights (last Sunday of each month) showcasing the very best ... More
     
     
     
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    Polka Children's Theatre
    London > Entertainment > Theatres
    240 The Broadway, SW19 | 9 minutes from Books etc
    The Wimbledon-based Polka Children's Theatre is one of the few venues in the UK which produces and directs work solely for kids. Opened in 1979, the ... More
     
     
     
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    Hooting Broadway @ The Selkirk
    London > Entertainment > Comedy Clubs
    Selkirk Road, SW17 | 34 minutes from Books etc
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    Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum
    London > Attractions > Museums
    All England Lawn Tennis & Croquet Club Church Road, Wimbledon, SW19 | 18 minutes from Books etc
    Visit the Wimbledon Lawn Tennis Museum for the history and background to the world's favourite tennis tournament and one of the most celebrated venues in London. ... More
     
     
     
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    Southside House
    London > Attractions > Historic Buildings
    3-4 Woodhayes Road, Wimbledon Common, SW19 | 19 minutes from Books etc
    Secreted behind high walls in Wimbledon, Southside House is locked in the past. Originally a Tudor farmhouse, little has changed since the renovations completed in 1685 ... More
     
     
     
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    Wimbledon Common
    London > Attractions > Parks and Gardens
    Wimbledon, The Parkside, SW19 | 23 minutes from Books etc
    Huge, wild common on the edge of London. For those who really want to shake off every last vestige of the city and head for an endearing ... More
     
     
     
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    Bill's Wimbledon
    London > Restaurants > Cafes and Delis
    20 Hartfield Road, SW19 | 1 minute from Books etc
    Combining an old-fashioned grocer with an appealing delicatessen and an informal café serving a British and Mediterranean-influenced menu, Bill's now boasts numerous London and nationwide locations. ... More
     
     
     
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    Suk Saran
    London > Restaurants > Thai restaurants
    29 Wimbledon Hill Road, SW19 | 3 minutes from Books etc
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    Al Forno
    London > Restaurants > Italian restaurants
    2a Kings Road, SW19 | 3 minutes from Books etc
    This cosy, rustic Italian has been a hit with Wimbledon locals. Serving up an authentic selection of pizzas, pastas and all the other less well known ... More
     
     
     
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    Linguaphone Group
    London > Education > Language Courses
    Liongate Enterprise Park, 80 Morden Road, CR4 | 2.7 miles from Books etc
    Linguaphone is one of the most popular and effective ways of learning a language. Listen, repeat understand. That's their slogan, and the technique works very well ... More
     
     
     
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    Le Club Tricolore
    London > Education > Cookery Courses
    10 Ballingdon Road, Wandsworth, SW11 | 3.1 miles from Books etc
    Get the kids interested in learning can be difficult, especially with regards to a foreign language. However, if they start at a young age what can ... More
     
     
     
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    The Wine and Food Academy
    London > Education > Evening Classes
    93 Hazelbourne Road, SW12 | 3.4 miles from Books etc
    It's kind of an evening class, kind of a dinner party... Led by FHM's Kenneth Harry Putt, the WFA wine appreciation classes are based around tasting ... More
     
     
     
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    Cannizaro Park
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    West Side Common, Wimbledon, SW19 | 18 minutes from Books etc
    If Wimbledon Common is too vast and bleak for you, head for nearby Cannizaro Park. This Grade II* listed garden covers 34 acres and is located ... More
     
     
     
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    Wimbledon: The All England Lawn Tennis and Croquet Club
    London > Leisure > Spectator Sport
    Church Road, SW19 | 19 minutes from Books etc
    The only Grand Slam tournament to be played on grass, Wimbledon is the favourite of many players and a highpoint of the tennis year. Held at ... More
     
     
     
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    Wimbledon Common
    London > Leisure > Parks and Gardens
    Windmill Road, Wimbledon, SW19 | 31 minutes from Books etc
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    London > Restaurants > Gastropub
    27-29 Church Road, SW19 | 12 minutes from Books etc
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    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    14-15 Crooked Billet, Wimbledon Common, SW19 | 19 minutes from Books etc
    In the warm summer months faithful punters from The Crooked Billet buy their pints before crossing the road to drink on the large swathe of grass ... More
     
     
     
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    Hand in Hand
    London > Nightlife > Pubs
    6 Crooked Billet, Wimbledon Common, SW19 | 19 minutes from Books etc
    This great little rustic pub in Wimbledon Village on the edge of the common is a welcoming place with honest bar food - pies are a ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Nightlife > Bars
    12 Putney High Street, SW15 | 3.2 miles from Books etc
    Cocktails for cheeky monkeys are served at Munki, a late night bar offering sophisticated drinks at a 100-cover venue split over three floors and overlooking Putney ... More
     
     
     
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    The King of Ladies Man
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    The Breakfast Club, 5-9 Battersea Rise, SW11 | 3.3 miles from Books etc
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    Lost Society
    London > Nightlife > Bars
    697 Wandsworth Road, SW8 | 4.2 miles from Books etc
    It's not difficult to believe that this decadent, chandelier-filled arena - home to London's louche pleasure-seekers, to drinking and dancing - once played host ... More
     
     
     
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    Chelsea Football Club and Conference Centre
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Stamford Bridge Ground Fulham Road, Fulham, London SW6 | 4.3 miles from Books etc
    What a difference a game makes... at the end of 1993, a couple of surprise results lifted the Blues out of mid-table and into the Champions ... More
     
     
     
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    London > Business > Venue Hire
    Off Petersham Road, Petersham, Richmond, TW10 | 4.6 miles from Books etc
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    Southside House
    London > Business > Venue Hire
    3-4 Woodhayes Rd, Wimbledon Common, SW19 | 19 minutes from Books etc
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    Half Moon 3.29 miles from Books Etc

    An exciting fusion of English roots and Americana courtesy of the band. With support from Danny Thompson and Dave Pegg....More

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    A musicalized Presidential debate where you pick the winner, Vote For Me is a musical commissioned by the producer of ...More

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    Le QuecumBar 3.93 miles from Books Etc

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    Jam session led by Viktor Obsust on bass, Django style. Audience participation welcome....More

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