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The Bookshop Band Pen Novel Songs Inspired By Authors

Posted at 8:07AM Monday 22 Jul 2013

The Bookshop Band are three young singer-songwriters who take their musical inspiration from one specific source: books.

The idea for the band came from the owner of Bath bookshop Mr B's Emporium of Reading Delights, who wanted to find a new way of engaging the public with literature.

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