July Bookshop of the Month

Bookshop of the Month - win a hamper!Bookworm Selkirk in the Scottish Borders is our Bookshop of the Month for their excellent bookshop profile and use of Caboodle to promote their free tea and coffee during story time. They have won a luxury food hamper - congratulations!

Lesslie from Bookworm Selkirk says:
"[Caboodle] is a great extension of your social media and website, and I would recommend all new start-ups and established bookshop owners to jump on board."

 

 




Could your bookshop be next?

Caboodle is your free one-stop-shop for local marketing, helping you communicate with thousands of booklovers – for free! Here's how you could win next month's Bookshop of the Month award and hamper:

    1. Log-in to Caboodle
    2. Update your bookshop page with a photo and description
    3. Add your offers or events - anything from author events or regular book groups, to discounts or free coffee

All offers and events will appear on the Caboodle, National Book Tokens, and Books Are My Bag websites, and are also emailed to Caboodlers near your bookshop!

 

 

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Previous Bookshops of the Month

Check out our previous winners!


June 2017

Bookshop of the Month

"Caboodle is easy to use and reaches people with a specific interest in books and what we do  - a fabulous resource for both booksellers and customers alike."

Leaf

May 2017

The Bookshop

"Caboodle is helping us to raise our profile on social media everyday in a very easy-to-use and straightforward way."

The Bookshop

April 2017

Golden Hare Books

"We have a lot of fun reaching out to the community with events and offers, and this really helps put our shop on the map."

 Golden Hare Books

March 2017

"Caboodle helps us reach the sort of 'passing trade' who would never normally stumble across us."

Five Leaves Bookshop

February 2017

Griffin Books

"Caboodle is such a great way to promote events and promotions to interested booklovers in the area."

 Griffin Books

January 2017

Rickaro Books

"Caboodle assists in getting those all important booklovers through our door".

Rickaro Books

December 2016

Beacon Books

"We really appreciate that Caboodle has given us an extra platform... We have seen an increase in both profile and offer views for our store on the Caboodle site. "

Beacon Books

November 2016

Travelling Through...

"Caboodle has helped to establish our profile in this our second year of trading."

 Travelling Through...

October 2016

Wenlock Books

"Caboodle is a great for spreading the word about special bookshop events like our Hygge Day".

Wenlock Books

September 2016

Carnforth Bookshop

"Caboodle allows us to reach a wide audience in the area and promote our exciting events and promotions."

 Carnforth Bookshop

August 2016

Stanfords

"Caboodle lets us reach such a wide and engaged audience in a super-easy way, so more people know about all the offers and author events we run."

 Stanfords

July 2016

The Book Corner

"Caboodle makes a real difference to our events, it’s so great that local bookshops can benefit from the publicity."

 Book Corner

June 2016

Octavo's Book Cafe & Wine Bar

""We have really seen the results with good attendance at events. New customers have also mentioned that they found out about us via Caboodle."

 Octavo's Book Cafe & Wine Bar

May 2016

The Bookshop Kibworth

"We are grateful that this forum exists for us to spread the word about what we're up to."

 The Bookshop Kibworth

April 2016

Gerrards Cross Bookshop

"Caboodle makes a real difference to our events, it’s so great that local bookshops can benefit from the publicity."

 Gerrards Cross Bookshop

March 2016

A Festival of Books

"Using Caboodle is a really easy way of getting the word out to book lovers about events and offers."

 A Festival of Books

February 2016

Ottie and the Bea

"I found Caboodle very easy to use and as an independent business we really appreciate the support."

 Ottie and the Bea 

January 2016

A Bundle of Books

"[Caboodle] is easy to use and is cost free, which is important to small businesses like ourselves!"

 A Bundle of Books

December 2015

Diss Publishing Bookshop

"Caboodle allows us to have a voice and and a presence that we would otherwise couldn’t achieve on our own, especially at this busy time before Christmas."

Diss Publishing Bookshop

November 2015

The Book Nook

"[Caboodle] is a valuable tool that should be used by all bookshops!"

The Book Nook 

October 2015

Wardle & Jones

"Having access to your network of followers, both locally and nationally, has really helped me sort out and advertise our events and spread the word about our lovely little shop."

 Wardle & Jones

September 2015

Little Mouse Books

"Caboodle gives us a chance to promote our events to a new audience through social media."

 Little Mouse Books

August 2015

Chorleywood Bookshop

"Caboodle enables us to engage with new people and spread the word."

 Chorleywood Bookshop

July 2015

Cogito Books

"Caboodle offers a great way of telling more people about our bookshop and highlights what makes Cogito Books an interesting and exciting place to discover something new."

 Cogito Books

June 2015

Nutshell Studios

"We have found that Caboodle has been an amazing helping us reach those customers who are yet to discover us".

 Nutshell Studios

May 2015

Chicken & Frog Bookshop

"As an indie, [Caboodle is] another great way of keeping our customers updated on what we have planned."

 Chicken and Frog Bookshop

March 2015

Lindum Books

Congratulations to Lindum Books on winning Caboodle Bookshop of the Month!

 Lindum Books

February 2015

Owl and Pyramid

"[Caboodle has] helped me to promote myself at no cost, very important for a start up, and because it's national I've been able to make sure that my offers sit well alongside others".

 Owl and Pyramid

December 2014 

Christian Books

"We love the emails Caboodle send out to our customers to let them know of book events".

 Christian Books, Dunstable

November 2014 

Victoria Bookshop

"[Caboodle] is such a great tool to help connect with National Book Token users and tell them about the offers or events we have in store".

 Victoria Bookshop

October 2014 

Jacqson Diego Story Emporium

"We particularly like the fact that Caboodle allows us to retain our individuality while celebrating our part in a larger family of bookselling."

 Jacqson Diego Story Emporium

August 2014

Pritchards Bookshop

"Combined with Twitter [Caboodle] has been a welcome tool in keeping our customers up to date with what we have to offer quickly and efficiently".

 Pritchards Bookshop

July 2014

Torbay Bookshop

"[Caboodle] is fun, and easy to find your local bookshop and see what offers they are promoting".

 The Torbay Bookshop

June 2014 

Gullivers Bookshop

Congratulations to Gullivers Bookshop on winning Caboodle Bookshop of the Month!

 Gullivers Bookshop

May 2014

Devizes Books

Congratulations to Devizes Books on winning Caboodle Bookshop of the Month!

 Devizes Books

April 2014

Nantwich Bookshop

Congratulations to Nantwich Bookshop on winning Caboodle Bookshop of the Month!

 Nantwich Bookshop

March 2014

Camden Lock Books

"A lot of thought has gone into a website where you see all the relevant statistics clearly presented on your home page - it encourages me to keep updating my offers."

 Camden Lock Books