NY1 VISITS CHARTWELL BOOKSELLERS

NY1 is New York City’s primary cable news channel. It was NY1’s idea to pay us a visit last week. We were most pleasantly taken by surprise.

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JOHN LUKACS IN MEMORIAM

JOHN LUKACS IN MEMORIAM

We lost John Lukacs on May 6 at the age of 95. As a historian, he was unique. As a writer about Winston Churchill he was singularly readable and concise. Which also made him one of our favorites. We will miss him.

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SMALL MENTIONS ARE  ALWAYS NICE

SMALL MENTIONS ARE ALWAYS NICE

Especially when they are unexpected. Chartwell Booksellers was cited this week, to our pleasant surprise, in The Wall Street Journal.

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HAPPY BIRTHDAY CHARTWELL BOOKSELLERS!

HAPPY BIRTHDAY CHARTWELL BOOKSELLERS!

Today we are 36.

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“HOW CHURCHILL WAGED WAR:” AN EVENING WITH ALLEN PACKWOOD

“HOW CHURCHILL WAGED WAR:” AN EVENING WITH ALLEN PACKWOOD

We celebrated with Allen Packwood, longtime Director of the Churchill Archives Centre at Churchill College, Cambridge, the U.S. publication of his book, “HOW CHURCHILL WAGED WAR: The Most Challenging Decisions of the Second World War.”

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WELCOME TO OUR NEW WEBSITE

WELCOME TO OUR NEW WEBSITE

We are delighted to share with you our new website, launched after a meticulous redesign.

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CHURCHILL’S PASSING, ONCE MORE

CHURCHILL’S PASSING, ONCE MORE

Churchill’s presence in our culture seems more palpable just now than at any other time since his death. It is his absence, however, that we most pointedly feel.

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WE WISH YOU A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR!

WE WISH YOU A VERY HAPPY NEW YEAR!

We were delighted to host HOLIDAY TEA AT THREE, our seasonal tea dance, featuring Vince Giordano and the Nighthawks.

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HAPPY 144TH BIRTHDAY WINSTON CHURCHILL!

HAPPY 144TH BIRTHDAY WINSTON CHURCHILL!

For the 35th consecutive year, we are delighted to celebrate with you Winston Churchill’s birthday by sharing our new catalogue of Churchilliana.

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“CHURCHILL – WALKING WITH DESTINY:” AN EVENING WITH ANDREW ROBERTS

“CHURCHILL – WALKING WITH DESTINY:” AN EVENING WITH ANDREW ROBERTS

We toasted Andrew Roberts on the American release of his new, critically-acclaimed biography, “CHURCHILL: WALKING WITH DESTINY.”

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REBUILD PENN STATION

REBUILD PENN STATION

New York City’s original Pennsylvania Station was America’s most august railroad terminal and one of the great architectural wonders of the world.

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“THE GATHERING STORM:” THE 70TH ANNIVERSARY

“THE GATHERING STORM:” THE 70TH ANNIVERSARY

Seventy years ago, The Gathering Storm, Winston Churchill’s first War Memoir volume, was published here in the U.S. on June 21, 1948.

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