The Shop

In line with the Government’s latest COVID-19 regulations, the shop will remain closed until further notice but we are operating a collect service.

Our online store

Every book in our stock also now lives here on our website. You can browse from the comfort of your armchair and order for in-store collection or delivery by post.

Storefront Online Shop

Our new storefront at allows you to source from hundreds of thousands of books and buy through your own local bookshop for postal delivery.

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Adult top 200

The very latest in adult fiction

Pre-order big new titles

Games & Puzzles

Carefully selected educational games and timeless puzzles

Archway hero books

The books shown in this selection are our current favourites – the ones that our customers love and those that plain stand out.  Books of different types for different ages, but all of them special in our reckoning. If you would like to buy any of these please call us on 01297 33744 or email We will check stock and get one in for you if we need to (usually next day). You can collect or we can post. 

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