Daunt Books, Marylebone High Street, London, England - The shop is housed in a former Edwardian bookstore. The older section of the Marlyebone shop was completed in 1912 and it is alleged to be the first custom build bookshop in the world.
The Mother lives in London, England. She lives there because she wanted to leave her original home, because she doesn't feel like she's a good mother. So her boyfriend wanted to get a job in London and that's where she went.