Welcome to The Woodstock Bookshop

The shop opened in May 2008 and is on the main road in Woodstock, just next to the bus stop. We can supply most books to order by the next day and have several thousand books in stock: to order books ring or email the shop. We have a large selection of children's books and are happy to advise and recommend. We can also supply second-hand and out-of-print titles. We offer discounts for school orders and for book clubs and have a free local delivery service.

We were on the regional shortlist for Independent Bookshop of the Year in 2009, 2013 and 2017, and listed in the Independent's Top 50 UK Bookshops.

BOOK GROUPS
Two monthly book groups take place at the bookshop - a poetry group, initially formed to read collections submitted for the annual T S Eliot Prize and now following a slightly wider brief; and a book group focusing more on fiction. Both are open to everyone but occasionally space is limited - please contact us for details.

BOOKSHOP TALKS
We hold a series of informal talks and readings throughout the year. If you buy any book at the talk the cost of the ticket will be deducted. Please ring or email to book a place - early booking advisable.

WOODSTOCK POETRY FESTIVAL
This year (November 9-11) is the 7th Woodstock Poetry Festival - organised entirely by the bookshop. Full details soon.

The Woodstock Literature Society also holds an excellent series of monthly talks - do visit their website for further details.

Twitter: @WoodstockBooks

Monday, 20 December 2010

Open Tuesday 21st December

No deliveries and very few customers! We are open today but may close a little earlier than usual - please ring before setting out here.

Saturday, 18 December 2010

Christmas Opening Times

The shop is open as usual (including on Christmas Eve) except for the following dates, when we will be shut:
Saturday 25 December
Sunday 26 December
Monday 27 December
Tuesday 28 December
Saturday 1st January
As I write this the snow is falling thickly. Mattie and I went for a walk round Blenheim lake this morning - very still and surreal, the lake frozen with a layer of snow on top, just the occasional whisper as snowflakes pattered down through the trees.
No deliveries as yet but we do have several thousand books in stock...