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Welcome Autumn!

Welcome Autumn!

We are immensely grateful to the incredibly talented illustrator, Anna Doherty, for designing and hand-painting this window for our autumn display of books on gravity and relativity theory. It features James Hartle's (UCSB Physics Department) brilliant textbook on Gravity, together with the latest book by Carlo Rovelli, General Relativity: The Essentials. You can check out Anna's profile on Instagram here: @annadohertyillustration Use code NEWTON to get 20% off books featured in the window! We also have good-sized tote bags to fit all your purchases and some bookish gifts such as mugs, pins and cards.  We look forward to welcoming you...

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Happy Pride Month!

Happy Pride Month!

Happy Pride Month! We are delighted to support Pride this year and to showcase some of the Press's highlight titles on LGBTQ+ topics. We are also very much looking forward to a couple of online author events we have planned for Pride. Details are still being finalised, but save the date for 30th June at 7pm for a panel event looking at the role of academic work in raising awareness of LGBTQ+ issues and lives. Featuring Jen Manion, Tyler Bradway & Ellen McCallum, Andrew Webber, Philip Ayoub, and Elizabeth Peel this promises to be a great discussion. We will also be featuring...

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We're open again!

We're back open! Hello all, Kinga at the bookshop here. We're very pleased to be open again to the public and have been enjoying trading again as we've sheltered from the May storms over the last couple of weeks. At the moment we're open limited hours (10-5 Monday to Saturday and 11-5 on Sunday), but will be extending these hours in June (all being well). We've added lots of new products to the shop and the site including The New (Not Very) Normal Mug and signed copies of The Impossible Office? by A. Seldon.  Plus every Thursday is new book...

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Hello and welcome to our new website 👋

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Hello and welcome to our new website 👋

Hello all.I'm Alice and I work at Cambridge University Press Bookshop, which is slap bang in the middle of Cambridge city centre. We are located opposite Gonville and Caius College, the Senate House and Great St Mary's Church. We're closed to customers at the moment, but working busily behind the scenes, so if you're visiting the city, come and say hello through the window!We're very excited to be launching our new website today. It's been a lot of work, but we're proud of it and hope you find it useful. Like many other high street shops, we've found the last...

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Bookshop.org - we're in!

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Bookshop.org - we're in!

You may have heard about Bookshop.org - it's a new way to discover books and buy online, and offers an ethical alternative to Amazon whilst supporting independent bookshops. It launched in the UK at the start of Novemeber 2020 and we are very pleased to be part of the venture. As well as buying directly from CUP Bookshop here on our website or by contacting us directly, you can also access any Press publications not listed here through our sparkling new storefront at bookshop.org.   How bookshop.org works When you first visit by clicking on the link above, it will...

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