Find A Bookshop, Find An Event

Welcome to our bookshop search.  Listed here, and plotted on the map, are all shops taking part in Independent Bookshop Week this year - almost 400 of them.  There are other indie bookshops in the UK & Ireland (you can find them ALL on our sister site   Those listed below are all celebrating indies on the high street this June, and many of them will be holding IBW events.  Click on your nearest shop to find out what they have planned - the events are listed against individual shops.  Enjoy!

Your Local Bookshops

 6 Bank Street, Herne Bay, CT6 5EY     01227 373802

We are an independent bookshop that caters for children 0-14 years. Our stock is brand new and we can provide a book for even the most reluctant of readers. We can order in books (including adults) at no additional cost.

 Porthgwyn, Tywyn, LL36 9BS     01654 712791|  Mon-Sat 9.00am-6.00pm, Sun 10.00am-3.00pm

 Unit 2 Vulcan House, Leicester, LE5 3EF     0116 2104742||  Office: Mon-Fri 9am-5pm

We are a book club and provide books for sale at events and functions.

 The Bookery, Brampton Bryan, SY7 0DH     01547 530744| | |  Mon-Fri 9am-5pm; Sat 10am-5pm; Sun 10am-4pm

Retail and online Bookshop in 19th Century Barn with Cafe serving coffee, tea, homemade cakes and soups at lunchtime; also the BookBurrow, children's book and playspace with pirate ship, castle and princess. Open 7 days/week, events held throughout t

 Inverkirkaig, Lochinver, IV27 4LR     01571 844262||  Easter-Oct: Mon-Sun 10am-6pm; Oct-Easter: Mon-Sun 10am-5pm

Britain's most remote mainland bookshop of over 40 years standing.

 Irish Library Suppliers Ltd, Dublin 6,     00 353 1 4967398

 42 High Street, Aldeburgh, IP15 5AB     01728 452389||  Mon & Tue-Sat 9.30am-6.30pm; Wed 9.30am-5.30pm; Sun 10.30am to 5.30pm

 219a Baker Street, London, NW1 6XE     020 7935 4311| | | |  Mon-Fri 9.30am-7pm, Sat 10.30am-7pm, Sun 12noon-6pm

Alef Bookstores is the largest chain of bookshops in Egypt. With 32 branches and more opening this year. Baker Street is our first branch internationally and we're very proud to be setting up on a street with a wonderful literary heritage. We aim to

 Lyster Square, Portlaoise,     00 353 57 8664300||  Mon-Fri 7.30am-6pm; Sat 9am-6pm

1,900 sq ft, located in the main shopping area of Portlaoise. Ample car parking, wheelchair access. Opened May 2004.

 Navangate, Trim,     00 353 46 9437532

 University of Surrey, Guildford, GU2 7XH     01483 689169

 The Christian Bookshop, Launceston, PL15 7AB     01566 772047|  Tues-Sat 9am-5pm

An independent Christian bookshop with a wide range of books, greeting cards and gifts.

 Church Street, Axminster, EX13 5AQ     01297 33744|  Mon-Sat 9am-5.30pm

 , Lochgilphead, PA31 8LU     01546 603596

A high proportion of our stock is aimed at satisfying interest in topical and local Scottish matters.

 16 Market Square, Bishop's Castle, SY9 5BN     01588505053

We specialise in art and art-related subjects, with a little bit of gardening and cooking thrown in for good measure. Also Persephone and Eland books because we love them so much and like to support small publishing companies. Our stock is all new bo