From Saturday August 1st we will be extending our opening hours to 10 - 4pm, Tuesday to Saturday.
Please wear a mask to protect yourself and others.
We would encourage you to continue ordering by phone, email or Facebook and collect from the shop. I will continue to post books out.(see new Covid-19 page on website for more detail.)
We are a small, independent children's bookshop, established in 1975. We aim to continue providing a wide range of fabulous books to fire the imagination.
The shop is well-established as a specialist children's bookshop with experienced staff who can help you find your perfect book.
Whether your child is just starting to read, uninterested, or a voracious reader we have books for them.
We also supply schools. Click here for further details.
Why not come to the shop and see how we can help you!
We will also post books anywhere in the UK and will only charge the actual cost of postage.
The books have arrived safely to Bristol and are wonderful. Just what I had in mind for my boys and arrived so quickly. Thank you. Regards, Rebecca"
Children's Book of the Month - August 2020
I'm Sticking with You by Siriti Halls, illustrated by Steve Small
Friends, can't live with them, can't live without them. This lovely rhyming book takes you on the up and down journey that friendship can be. Even when your friend can be a little overbearing, you're better together. The illustrations are subtle and very funny.
In paperback or beautiful gift hardback at £12.99 with a limited edition print at the back.
(This title has been chosen by Independent Booksellers.)
Did you know we sell a small range of adult books? I am always on the look out for interesting titles that do not have a high profile. In addition we can order almost any title and they are often here within a week. Shop local and conveniently.
Girl, Woman, Other by Bernadine Evaristo
Winner of the Booker prize 2019 and the Indie Book Awards 2020, this is a book of our time. A series of memorable characters, subtly linked, the author takes you on a journey through these women's lives, the good, the bad and the ugly. It is a joyous celebration of women's lives in all it's colour and diversity, everyone should read this book.