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What is the Fate of the QBD Book Hipster in this Epic Finale?

We have followed QBD’s Book Hipster, Alex, through daring journeys that cross many of our favourite genres. He always manages to maneuver himself out of tricky situations with the help of his dependable paperbacks.

In true QBD Book Hipster fashion, the finale is guaranteed to go out with a bang.

QBD Book Hipster Finale

In this impressive finale Alex is propelled inter danger once more. There’s more than a damsel in distress at stake this time and the question on everybody’s lips, is can paperbacks save the QBD Book Hipster this time?

Watch the epic finale here

The Hitchhiker’s Guide To The Galaxy Saves QBD The Bookshop Hipster

We’ve heard of Aliens hypnotising and experimenting on humans, stealing livestock and leaving crop circles (what’s their fascination with crops anyway?) but we have never heard of Aliens being interested in our paperbacks. Well, until now.

QBD Book Hipster Sci Fi

QBD’s Book Hipster Alex is loyally going where his book takes him, with a new Sci-Fi video. Trouble seems to follow the poor guy and we are impressed that his dedication to paperbacks never seems to waver.

Watch Alex’s close encounter with an Alien here

The Romance For Paperback Is Alive

Love is in the air and none other than romance novelist herself, Jane Austen, is behind it. We have a soft spot for any romance that sparks from books and the flame burns bright in the newest QBD Book Hipster video.

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Watch Alex be hit by Cupid’s arrow and transform into an Austen-approved courteous sweetheart. He may have found his ultimate hipster girlfriend! See the magic unfold here.

Alex isn’t the only one that’s gushing with feelings of love. Read our Book Hipster Confessions and find out how deeply in love these book readers really are! Click here to read what we mean.

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Zombies Threaten QBD’s The Bookshop Hipster, Alex

For those of you who don’t know, Alex is our chino-wearing hipster representative and he does what hipsters do best: reads paperbacks and looks dapper.

Opting to have a hipster night in with a good zombie novel (zombies are the new vampires) proves to be not as safe as first thought.

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Check out our most recent video installment, The Zombie Apocalypse, on YouTube as part of our QBD Book Hipster competition!

Our Book Hipster Confessions are proving to be juicier than anticipated and giving Alex a run for his money.

Watch the Zombie Apocalypse unfold here

Saloons, Spurs and a Shootout

A good book has the power to make us believe the characters are real. With every turn of the page we are following these characters, our fictional friends or our foes, on a convincing adventure.

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QBD’s Book Hipster Alex has his own Western experience reading the classic Charles A. Siringo’s A Texas Cowboy which takes an unexpected turn.

Go here to watch Alex embark on his Wild, Wild West hipster whirlwind!