The shutters come down in Oman

Wandering through Qurm today a few bangs and shouts grabbed my attention.

Family BookShop Closes
Family BookShop Closes

A sign of the times I’m afraid as Family BookShop was closing its Qurm branch .

Anne Bouji The Week
Anne Bouji The Week

Its probably not a coincidence that Anne Bouji, who used to manage with them, has a heartfelt article in The Week about books, and how they are more than binary codes.

Author: Tony Walsh

Book author including the current Bradt guide to Oman – edition 4