Welcome to The Book Nook

Multi-award winning Independent Children's Bookshop

 The Book Nook is a specialist independent children’s bookshop with a breadth of knowledge regarding children's books. We stock a diverse range of inspirational, inclusive and quality children's books for all ages which we sell to schools and families across the world. With our child-friendly café, regular story times, amazing author events and a pirate ship to play in, we're the perfect place to visit. Come and see for yourselves!


Continuing our series of LIVE ONLINE events we are super excited to welcome a host of your favourite authors and illustrators to our Facebook page for half term week!

Monday at 10am - Learn to draw Superbat with Matt Carr.

Tuesday at 11am chat LIVE with Vashti Hardy and ask her your questions.

Wednesday at 11am watch Chris Riddell LIVE drawing and answering your questions.

Thursday at 11am craft time with Clara Vulliamy.

Friday at 11am join a virtual tea party with Polly Faber and learn all about tapirs and writing stories.

Ask your questions in advance using #BookNookLive or join us on our Facebook page and pose your questions LIVE.



It's GORGEOUS. Jam-packed with books, bunting and brilliance - Abi Elphinstone

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