Phlox Books, East London, lives by the mantra Books.Booze.Coffee and are thrilled to be bringing their own unique brand of bookshop to Wilderness.
They may be new kids on the block but they’re old hats at finding the most beautiful, unusual and darn-right irresistible books, all perfectly presented by their knowledgeable young booksellers. Pair that with Hackney-based Allpress coffees and some sticky baked goods at their café and it’s the perfect place to take a break, browse hundreds of titles and live your best Wilderness life!
They’ve put together some of their bestsellers as a flavour of what’s to come…
A is For Activist
Start them young! A kid’s boardbook with a difference (and if we’re honest, a bit of a learning curve for many of the adults!
How Not to Kill Your Plants
Appealing to the green-fingered individuals we all want to be, this beautiful book attempts to put us all on the path to plant-filled homes and gardens with all the info we were too embarrassed to ask
The Convenience Store Woman
A wafer-thin novel that packs the perfect punch. Deeply, darkly comic, this deadpan account of the life of a Japanese convenience store worker shows ‘normal’ is in the eye of the beholder.
Because let’s be honest, who doesn’t want to look at a page of the ‘best big ears’ in the animal kingdom or find out exactly how much the ‘munch-it-uppers’ really eat?