Pop up books (but not the kind you would think)

Seren Books have established a pop up store in the Nation Theatre of Wales store

Seren Books have established a pop up store in the Nation Theatre of Wales store

Pop up book stores have been appearing all over the UK in the run up to Christmas.

Stores like student book seller Blackwells and Welsh independent publisher Seren have been establishing temporary locations to promote their stores over the holiday period.

This is not the first time that publishers have used pop up shops have been used to promote and sell books. in 2012 Penguin books established a scooter driven pop up book cart in London.

So if you are looking for a fun alternative to crowded book stores in the hustle and bustle of Christmas shopping, or if you are just looking to help support smaller independent stores, look out for a pop up book shop near you!