My own business

my own businessAs a young man I dreamt of starting my own business. My dad, still a source of wise advice, said “go out and work for someone else first son, learn all about business, and when you are ready, you will know”.

Well, 34  years later still not much the wiser about business, I am ready. I spent much of those 34 years travelling, always with a book on the go, and the dream of starting a bookshop has grown and grown. Finding a place has not been easy, but we signed the contract for a wonderful property in Madrid´s Literary Quarter this week. If all goes well, we should open in June. Living the dream…..

The secret Kingdoms: Your English Bookstore

David Price
David Pricehttp://thesecretkingdoms.com
As a young man I dreamt of starting my own business. My dad, still a source of wise advice, said "go out and work for someone else first son, learn all about business, and when you are ready, you will know".

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  1. Congratulations! We need more bookshops! It´s my dream to open a secondhand bookshop here in Barcelona. Will you be doing readings and other events?

    • Many thanks Roxanne and sorry for the delay getting back to you. We opened on the 20th and it has been a crazy few weeks! It would be great to open a secondhand bookshop in Barcelona! We will indeed be doing events, starting with a visit from Giles Tremlett on July 7th

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