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    Check out some of the ideas we’ve come up with to make The Wild Detectives a very special place for you

    Talk to a stranger

    Talk to a stranger

    Great things start with two people talking.

    Buy a Book. Get a Drink.

    Buy a Book. Get a Drink.

    While the small size of our humble shop limits the number of books we can have in stock, there is no limitation to the number or kind of books we offer through this ordering service.

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    Would you like to collaborate with us?

    Would you like to collaborate with us?

    Publish your cultural thoughts with us, be part of the cultural discussion and we’ll do our best to put your words in front of everybody!

    After the World Wide Web, comes another WWW, Weekends Without Wi-Fi!

    After the World Wide Web, comes another WWW, Weekends Without Wi-Fi!

    In order to promote real interaction, our Wi-Fi will be shut down during the weekend time (Fridays 5p until Sunday night)

    It’s beer o’clock

    It’s beer o’clock

    Do you think that Hemingway, Faulkner or Kerouac became Hemingway, Faulkner and Kerouac had they just sat behind their typewriters?

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