A Guide to Beautiful Bookshops in the Peak District

There are many excellent bookshops in the Peak District and surrounding areas. Some of them are well known and others are hidden away. We’ve listed a selection of independent booksellers that are based in the Peak District National Park (UK)…

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Classic Reads at P&G Wells Booksellers

If you’re ever in Winchester, you have to make time to visit P&G Wells Booksellers.  Not only is this quaint independent bookshop a haven for readers, it’s also situated in one of the prettiest parts of the city. To find…

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Grand Times at the Barrister’s Book Chamber

Full of vintage charm, it feels if the Barrister’s Book Chamber in Retford has been established for years but in fact this is one of the newer bookshops we’ve visited recently. NOTE: The Barrister’s Book Chamber has now moved to…

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Getting Lost in Scarthin Books

Scarthin Books has been part of my life since I was a kid and in true Derbyshire fashion, the bookshop hasn’t changed much over the years. It’s still brilliantly quirky with a mixture of new and secondhand books, an excellent…

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A Visit to the Magical House of MinaLima – London

Note: The House of Minalima in London is closed at present due to Covid-19, but there are other ways to see this enchanting house. We have linked to these at the base of this blog post. Harry Potter fans have…

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