Knights Of bookshop reaches £30,000 crowdfunding target

Publisher Knights Of has reached its £30,000 crowdfunding target to fund a bookshop selling children’s books with BAME characters. Continue reading at 'The Bookseller'

[ The Bookseller | 2019-01-09 00:00:00 UTC ]
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Knights Of launches crowdfunding campaign for more bookshops

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Big Green Bookshop reaches 96% of its financial target

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Penguin donates £10,000 to Lady Chatterley’s Lover crowdfunder

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