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Upcoming Author Events

Our exciting events programme for 2014 is under way. Still to come in April is Bruce Lawson with his story of Charles Rolls. To see our full events schedule click here or go to our Upcoming Events page. If you are unable to come to an event but would like to reserve a signed book, please contact one of our shops.

Shortlisted Again for Independent Bookshop of the Year

We are proud to report that for the fourth year running we have been shortlisted as one of the Independent Bookshop of the Year in our Midlands and Wales region. The shortlist for the regional prize is below and the full article and list of Bookshops can be read here. Read more

Wellcome Prize Shortlist Announced

The Wellcome Book Prize celebrates the topics of health and medicine in literature. It awards £30,000 each year to the winning author, and aims to stimulate interest and debate about medical science through books and reading. Read more

The bookshop around the corner

Rossiter Books was visited by Erica, a book shop blogger, who gave us a wonderful write up. Click here to find out more.

Shelf Help

Twelve Reasons to Feel Better

At Rossiter Books we will this year be featuring the “Shelf Help” list that has been put together by the publisher Vintage. It is composed of books that have the power to make life brighter because, as we all know, one of the best ways to feel better about life is through a good book. Read more

Jackie Morris

Some authors go the extra mile to support booksellers, and artist and author Jackie Morris is perhaps one of the most dedicated. Read about Jackie’s latest idea for International Book Giving Day on February 14th – details here. Jackie regularly visits bookshops around the country, signing her fantastic books, displaying her beautiful artwork , giving drawing classes and reading to avid listeners. Read more

Book Groups

We have two Book Groups. We welcome new members and are happy for people to come along who are considering joining the group and just wish to experience it first.

Our Ross-on-Wye group meet in the Ross store on the 1st Wednesday of every month. Our Monmouth group meet in the Monmouth store on the 1st Thursday of every month. Details of the meetings and the books we are reading can be found on our book group page here. Read more

Welsh Language Books

We now sell Welsh language books online through our supplier,

CLICK HERE to find out more

Rossiter Books Loyalty Card

How to use your Rossiter Books Loyalty Card. Spend £10 or more and get a stamp, collect 10 stamps and get £10 off your next purchase. The spend can be on anything we sell in our stores including books, cards, gifts and tickets for our events.  Read more

Customer Comments

Read what some of our customer think of us on the Telegraph Book Club Tour website.

Creation of our Logo

One of the comments we get most is how much people like our Rossiter Books logo. Find out here how Karl Lewis from Cascade Design went about developing it for us.

Books Are My Bag

1/3 of the country’s bookshops closed in 10 years

That’s 1 bookshop closing every week Read more

The Bookshop Band

Watch the Bookshop Band play A Great Depth at our concert with them in the Shire Hall, Monmouth.