Described by the Antiquarian Book Review as "The jewel in the crown of this famous booktown." Our open-planned bookshop is full of hand-picked stock from antiquarian to new children's books at half-price. It also has one of the best paperback fiction rooms in the UK. "Put me in Addyman's and I lose all reason." Sue Gee. Reading in Bed.
Antique maps both British and foreign including folding maps and Ordnance Survey ; antique topographical, botanical, satirical prints and more. Closed Sunday & Monday. View a selection of our stock with images on our website. Worldwide postage.
Richard Booth's Bookshop on Lion Street extends over three floors and is managed by specialist department heads. Packed with a vast selection of new, second hand and antiquarian books, a large range of gifts, games, puzzles, stationery, quality craft materials and yarn. Dogs are welcome.
New, secondhand and antiquarian books on Natural History, the New Naturalist Series, Gardening, Botany, Entomology, Ornithology and Beekeeping. Catalogues issued. We are always interested in buying large or small collections of books in our specialist subjects.
Discover our labyrinth of books on two floors. This is where the true magic of Hay happens. Established in 1987, our first shop houses children's, science fiction, arts, myths, sports, transport and performing arts. Vintage Penguins, paperbacks, occult and more are shelved in two rooms using the interior of a Transylvanian Church.
Walk or stalk into this A to Z of detective fiction, true crime and horror. We have large sections of Green Penguins, Agatha Christie and Sherlock Holmes. This uniquely decorated shop honours the golden age of crime and turn of the century horror.
Let the magic of reading fill your heart and mind at The Literature Laboratory! Yoga, Wellbeing and nurturing self-care products help to sooth and inspire. Toys & outdoor activities for children. 5% of our profits go to Hay Primary School to enliven the curriculum with arts and science activities and wellbeing workshops to promote happy healthy children.