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About Us

The world-famous independent bookshop, renowned for its’ Travel Book Department, made famous by Julia Roberts and Hugh Grant in the film Notting Hill, is a magnet for locals and international visitors alike.

We offer a selection of the most interesting and up to date titles available in the UK. Quite apart from travel, the bookshop offers extensive ranges across most categories of publishing, and is proud of its’ broad range of children’s books and educational toys.

Our knowledgeable and helpful staff are always on hand to recommend titles, or help find the perfect gift.