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  • Cambridge, Heffers

    Blackwell's Cambridge, Heffers
    20 Trinity Street, Cambridge
    Tel: 01223 463200
  • Heffers has been selling books in Cambridge for over 130 years. We are one of the region’s most comprehensive bookshops stocking an extensive range of academic and general books. In...

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We like to inspire with our choice of books so when you feel inspired just

 click the jacket, and reserve a copy online to collect at your convenience. Easy!

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Heffers  are once again proud to be the official bookseller for the Cambridge Literary Festival which runs from 14-19th April

The full programme and booking details are available at

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At Heffers we pride ourselves on supporting local authors and will be showcasing a different author each month. Being in Cambridge there is no shortage of well known names so we will give space to some of the, as yet, lesser known ones. Our first author is local poet Michael Brown and you can read more about Michael here

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Heffers Music are proud to be suppliers of this exquisite Blue Aura V30i valve amplifier

More beautiful pictures and full details here

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Heffers has always been  well known for its  book events featuring a wide diversity of  authors and subjects.

To keep up to date visit our regularly updated events diary here 

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Is your thesis finished and ready for printing and  binding? Then look no further, we have the answer! The Thesis Man is the man for you. For over 25 years he has been printing and binding theses for all the main UK universities.

He can supply your bound thesis  in three working days and supply to any UK address or to us at Heffers or  to your local branch of Blackwells. For a free online quote visit

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International TableTop Day 2015

Come join us at 7pm on Saturday April 11th to celebrate International Tabletop Day and also our one year anniversary for Board Games in the Bookshop, with an evening of board games, pizza and revelry!

Tickets are £5 (£3 for members) and will include a guaranteed seat at one of our games tables as well as food, entry into our hourly prize draw and 15% off anything purchased in the shop!

Every hour until 2am we will be drawing the entry tickets out of a hat and that lucky winner will get to select an exclusive Tabletop goodie from an amazing selection of prizes, details of which are here! Although please note that ticket holders will need to be present when their ticket is drawn to collect a prize.

Pizza will be provided at 8pm and snacks and drinks will be available throughout the evening.

Tickets can be obtained from:

More Heffers gaming news here

We hope to see you there!

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Come in to Heffers on Trinity Street where our range of Cambridge Satchels now have 50% off!

(Offer only applies to Cambridge Satchel Company products  in stock. Offer not available on-line)

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THE OAK here are some of our favourite new titles as displayed on our beautiful antique oak table

Heffers Choice, our selection of the finest in non-fiction. Some are classics, others are classics of the future, visit us in Trinity Street to see the full range of over 75 titles

We Recommend, these are some of Heffers booksellers favourite books, visit us to see more and chat to our booksellers

Richard Reynolds, our Crime Fiction specialist, picks the best from the current lists

While Bruce Dixon brings you the best True Crime from recent months