Nine memories from Ottakar's bookshop in Sunderland, including famous faces and Harry Potter nights
It was a place for a great read and a celebrity visit
You queued at midnight, met famous faces and dressed as book characters - all at this shop in Sunderland.
Ottakar's was the place to be if you loved reading - and VIPs.
And it also opened at midnight for fans to get the latest Harry Potter release.
We've got it all in these Sunderland Echo retro photos. Enjoy.