The phoenix in the window aleviated the winter blues for us in January 2016
Bold, bright and beautiful.
To mark the launch of 'Go Set a Watchman' we held a cinema night at the local Corn Exchange to show the fabulous film of 'To Kill a Mockingbird' along with nibbles and drinks 2015
The wonderful Catherine Rayner doing an illustration workshop at the Library.
Literary Lunch with Sally Magnusson 2015
Debbie Gliori created a wonderful children's window and read her stories 2015
Beautiful Christmas window display
Our BAMB display
Ruth Ozeki - Queen of IBW 2013
Chris and Sue, photo courtesy of Anthony from Merry and Bright nextdoor
A letter from a fabulous customer the lovely Stephen
The Atkinson-Pryce Mivvies - Rebecca, Olivia and Milz during Independent Booksellers Week 2013. Alternative uses for running books...
Young browser, Will Sutherland. september 2012
Eowyn Ivey with "The Snow Child" at Atkinson-Pryce Books on Saturday 18th February 2012, where she was able to relax with a cup of tea after the lunch event we hosted at the Elphinstone Hotel for her.
Victoria Hislop at the Biggar Little Festival 2011. She joined us for a literary lunch and launch of "The Thread" on Saturday 29th October. The Elphinstone Hotel laid on a delicious lunch contributing to a successful event for everyone.
Photo: Bella Bathurst
Winner of the Bookseller/Stationer category at the Scottish Independent Retail Awards 2011
And here it is! It created quite a buzz in Biggar with so many congratulations from many folk. Customers new and old are thrilled for us - and that's lovely!
Ian Rankin and Richard Havers at the mixing desk, Corn Exchange, "Rock and Writing" event June 2011 Photo: Helen Barrington
World Book Day 2011
Independent Booksellers Week: The Ramblings of a Tralaticious Bibliopolist... to a full house on a warm summer's evening. Hugely entertaining and amusing stories of old books by the Reverend Ronald Blakey
Shona Maclean signing copies of her new novel "A Game of Sorrows" at Atkinson-Pryce books, 10th March, 2010.
Ian Rankin at the Corn Exchange, Biggar Lttle Festival 2009 Photo: by permission of the Lanark Gazette, by Lindsay Addison
Kipper's Birthday Party, 19th June 2009 Photo by kind permission of the Lanark Gazette taken by Lindsay Addison
One spring morning...
Christmas 2008, the Alphabet Tree
Photograph Helen Barrington
Alexander McCall-Smith at the Corn Exchange, October 2008
Our new shop is open...
... and a party to celebrate. Authors Linda Cracknell, Vicky Feaver and Matthew Fitt share a joke.
Photo by Lindsay Addison, kind permission of the Lanark Gazette
Independent Bookseller's week window 1st - 8th July 2008
Clare's Story Corner on 4th July. In spite of the sunshine, some little people (and some larger) came along and were enchanted.
The Extension!.. (June 2008)
Hedwig at Atkinson-Pryce, 21st July 2007