Pre-Order Promo Offers

There are 3 huge events for fans of fantasy and wizardry coming up this year and we would hate you to miss out!


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Nomination for Independent Bookshop of the Year for the North of England

We are thrilled to announce we have been shortlisted for the award of Independent Bookshop of the Year for the North of England!

In large part this is down to you, our fantastic customers, for all the support you have given us so far.

If we could beg a huge favour, we would like you to go online and vote for us as part of the next step of the process. Click the link below and it will take you to a simple voting page where you can say (hopefully) a few nice words about us and what DRAKE - The Bookshop means to you.


Thank you,

Richard, Melanie and Matthew


Book Talk and Signing

Chris Foote Wood (brother of national treasure Victoria Wood) joined a cosy gathering of customers taking part in a Q&A on Friday 17th February.

What followed was a very insightful session outlining some of the life and times of Chris' sister, Victoria as they grew up around Rochdale.

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Nuala Ellwood Book Signing


Stocktonian Nuala Ellwood will be joining us to sign copies of her debut thriller and hopefully answer and questions, and if we are really lucky, read an extract, from 11am on Saturday 25th February.

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