Readwell and wright

Welcome to Readwell & Wright, Pocklington

So much more than a bookshop…

Readwell and Wright is more than a bookshop. It’s a place where people who love words can come and indulge themselves at their leisure. It’s a place where conversations happen, ideas are passed on, stories are read, gifts are chosen, and the lifelong joy that is a love of reading is sparked. To experience the warm hug that is a visit to Readwell and Wright, you can visit our store at 69 Market Street, Pocklington, or meander around our website for reviews, recommendations and news about the various meetings and events that happen here.

Book Club

We hold regular book club meetings in our shop in Pocklington. View our list of upcoming events!


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Recent News and Reviews

We regularly review books and discuss new arrivals…

This is a  bewildering tale of middle class Left wing terrorists in West Germany in the 70’s, who, aided by the secret service of the communist East Germany as well [...]

Who Killed My Father

A short but stunning novel. It by the new enfant-terrible of French literature. Louis is a precociously talent young man of 26 and has risen to be the voice of [...]

Three Laws of Robotics

So... Issac Asimov and his Three Laws of Robotics The ones that defined Robotic / AI Ethics ... We better get someone on that pretty quick   http://www.cracked.com/blog/5-creepy-things-a.i.-has-started-doing-its-own     [...]

The Last Valley – Martin Windrow

The Last Valley The battle of Dien Bien Phu irretrievably changed the future of three countries: Vietnam, France and the United States of America. It was the watershed that would [...]

The Laundry Files Series – Charles Stross

The Laundry Files While Ben Aaronovitch’s ‘Rivers of London’ Series is perhaps the most well known ‘Magic in Modern London’ creation with its specialist section of the Metropolitan Police  handling [...]

The Fractured Europe Series

Fractured Europe Author David Hutchinson   Europe in Autumn This is the first book in the quartet. It is, if taken at face value, a futuristic espionage thriller of which [...]