AUTHORS will takeover an Abingdon store tomorrow to celebrate the start of Independent Bookshop Week.

Children's writer Gareth P Jones, martial arts expert Mary Stevens and crime novelist S R Masters will be behind the tills, chatting to customers and on Mostly Books' social media accounts throughout the day.

There will also be cake, bubbles, and giveaways.

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The fun continues next week with a series of author talks, including from Rivers of London series creator Ben Aaronovitch on Thursday from midday.

Award-winning author Katherine Rundell will also be at the Stert Street shop on Thursday evening talking to Guardian journalist Lucy Mangan.