Poetry Open Mic Night

Event Date: 26th July 6pm Join us for a fun open mic poetry reading night! Read your open at our lovely bookshop starting at 6:00pm. There will be an initial 3 poem or 5 minute limit (whichever comes first) and then the possibility of encores. Book here

Poetry Reading – It doesn’t have to be perfect, darling

Event Date: 20th July 6:00 pm Presented by: Ashley Oakley …It really doesn’t. This eclectic collection of poetry is the first book Ashley has published, and it was motivated by the notion that nothing is perfect; poetry, work, relationships, life. That imperfection is part of what makes it beautiful, human. This book wasn’t born from […]

POSTPONED – Author event – Tracksuit Millionaire

Event Date: 12th July 6pm Presented by: Matthew Bray Ever wondered what it’s like to step into the mind of a criminal? The motivations and inner workings? Or maybe you’re just eager to build a business but unsure of where to begin and need guidance. Perhaps you’re just trying to make sense of life and […]

More than just selling books

As I complete my first week owning and running a bookshop, I have come to realize that it is more than just selling books. This first week i have heard many stories from my customers…stories that talk about connections, memories and coincidences. As I am writing this I’m nearly closing for the day, and I […]

Grand Opening

Exciting News for book lovers in Leigh-on-Sea! Introducing Read On Sea, the newest haven for book lovers set to open its doors on Monday, December 11th. More than just a traditional bookstore, Read On Sea is a literary oasis with a unique twist. Imagine immersing yourself in the captivating world of books while nestled in […]