HOLIDAY TEA AT THREE

Join us this Saturday, December 14, from 3:00-6:00PM for HOLIDAY TEA AT THREE, our annual tea dance in the lobby of the Park Avenue  Plaza building, featuring Vince Giordano’s Nighthawks.

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CELEBRATE WINSTON CHURCHILL’S BIRTHDAY & OUR NEW CATALOGUE

CELEBRATE WINSTON CHURCHILL’S BIRTHDAY & OUR NEW CATALOGUE

Happy 145th Birthday Winston Churchill! Our new catalogue is out, in celebration: “CHURCHILL ON TRUTH AND DEMOCRACY.” Read it now.

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“CHURCHILL’S MENAGERIE” by Piers Brendon

“CHURCHILL’S MENAGERIE” by Piers Brendon

Watch our latest webcast: Dr. Piers Brendon speaks about “CHURCHILL’S MENAGERIE: Winston Churchill and the Animal Kingdom.”

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“APPEASEMENT” by Tim Bouverie

“APPEASEMENT” by Tim Bouverie

Watch Tim Bouverie speak about “APPEASEMENT: Chamberlain, Hitler, Churchill, and the Road to War.”

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CHURCHILL AND PARLIAMENT

CHURCHILL AND PARLIAMENT

Winston Churchill loved the House of Commons and its tradition-bound rule of Parlimanetary law. With his grandson Nicholas Soames newly-forced into retirement as an MP, and very much on our minds, we can’t help but ask: What would  Churchill think?

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CHURCHILL BEACH READS

CHURCHILL BEACH READS

Churchillian Beach Reads? Not nearly so outlandish a conceit as you might suppose. We savor August with new books about Winston Churchill, plus two classic books by him, that will go down easy while soaking up some rays.

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NY1 VISITS CHARTWELL BOOKSELLERS

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

Watch Allen Packwood speak about “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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