The Phoenix brings great stories to children every week. Packed full of thrilling, original content that will have readers trembling with excitement. There are deep serial-stories to savour, one-off adventures to be swallowed whole, funnies to feed the sense of humour and loads more including competitions, puzzles and non-fiction that might even raise the dead for an interview!
Every week we will be sharing with you the favourite roosts of this most perky and fiery of birds. These are the places where you can pick up the most recent issue of your weekly story comic and join in the adventure.
This week is the turn of the fabulous Cole’s Books in Bicester, Oxfordshire.
Cole's Bookstore in Bicester, Oxfordshire.
With a wealth of book treasures, Cole’s Books is a real bookshop in the real world. Four walls, one roof, thousands of books and a fantastic bunch of customers and staff make it a great place to be and one of The Phoenix’s favourite roosting spots.
Cole's Books counter.
Based in the north Oxfordshire town of Bicester and run by the brilliant Caroline and Nigel French, Cole’s gladden all breeds of bookworm. Specialists in Signed Editions; great books by great authors, Cole’s also ensure that their local history shelves are well stocked (especially as Bicester nestles cosily within Flora Thompson country – a popular destination for book lovers everywhere due to its special relationship with Larkrise to Candleford. Their beautifully adorned children’s area caters for all ages, and is a great nook to curl up in with a tale or two.
Where The Phoenix roosts in store.
If you would like to pop along you can visit Cole’s Books at…
Or visit their online store at www.coles-books.co.uk for full details.