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‘Your Silence Will Not Protect You. Celebrating Audre Lorde’
Wednesday 21st February, 7pm
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LOCOMOTRIX EVENT
'The Fountain in the Forest and the French Republican Calendar' 
with Tony White and Dr Sanja Perovic

Thursday 22nd February, 7pm
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Left Book Club present: ‘A Party with Socialists in It: A History of the Labour Left’ with Simon Hannah
Saturday 24th February, 7pm
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‘Taking Back The Debate: Left Wing Approaches to Fighting Antisemitism’ Speakers: Aviah Day, Keziah Berelson and Annie Cohen. Chaired by Naomi Wimborne-Idrissi
Wednesday 28th February, 7pm
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‘The End of Policing’ with Alex S. Vitale
Wednesday 14th March, 7pm
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Sheroes of Literature Talk Series
‘Mary Shelley and Frankenstein'

with Lauren Davis
Thursday 15 March, 7pm
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The Water-Watcher with Nancy Charley
Friday 16th March, 7pm
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‘In Our Hands: Changing the Way we See the Homeless’ with Papakow Baiden
Wednesday 28th March, 7pm
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‘Wobblies of the World: A Global History of the IWW’ with Peter Cole
Saturday 31st March, 7pm
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Housmans are proud to offer a 10% discount on purchases made in-store on production of a student or trade union card.


Opening Hours

Monday to Saturday 10am to 6.30pm
Sunday 12 noon to 6pm

Housmans is closed on public holidays.

We're only two minutes' walk from all the Kings Cross and St Pancras rail and underground stations (see Contact/Find Us page for map and directions)



 

Housmans is London's premier radical bookshop

We are a not-for-profit bookshop, specialising in books, zines, and periodicals of radical interest and progressive politics. We stock the largest range of radical newsletters, newspapers and magazines of any shop in Britain.


Ordering books from Housmans online


Use the button on the right to go straight to our online bookshop - the ethical alternative to Amazon, with over 500,000 titles - or click on one of the buttons below, which relate directly to the stock we hold in the shop.


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Helps you browse some of our key areas of interest, showing a selection of the books we have in-store or which are available online.
Features a selection of hard-to-find titles that you can order online directly from us, but are not available from the online shop.

Housmans Gift Vouchers


Housmans gift vouchers now available.
Denominations of £50, £20, £10 and £5.
Available in-store or by mail order.
For mail order please use the Paypal button below.

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Latest Blog Post


Police Spies Out of Lives Postcards

No one deserves to be spied on! We all have a right to campaign for change without fear of state abuse. Police Spies Out Of Lives is a campaigning support group working to end the sexual and psychological abuse of campaigners and others by undercover police. Police Spies Out Of Lives support people deceived into […]

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£1 Book Basement


Deep down in the Housmans basement we have a vast, diverse, and ever-changing selection of second-hand books at the truly bargain price of £1.

There are lots of great titles, primarily politics and fiction, but also a lot more besides. There's always new stock coming in, so do drop in regularly to get the best of the bunch.


Please donate your old books


Please support one of Britain’s last radical bookshops by donating your books to Housmans. Not only will you be keeping your books alive and in circulation, but also helping to support the shop.
Cash will be paid for uncommon and unusual titles, and we shall endeavour to collect from anywhere in the country.

Please contact Nik on 020 7837 4473 or at nik@housmans.com for more information.Thank you for your support.