WELCOME TO BOOKA.... UK & Ireland Independent Bookshop of the Year 2015
FIND US... In the border market town of Oswestry in Shropshire, where England meets Wales
THE BOOKSHOP... Great books, distinctive cards & gifts and a cafe too!
AUTHOR EVENTS... With bestselling authors and some of the best new writers.
SHOP ONLINE... For signed copies, a handpicked selection of books, gifts and our own products too!
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Our Book Clubs

Booka Book Club

Currently reading: Golden Hill by Francis Spufford

April 5th, 2017

Book & a Beer Book Club

Currently reading: The Trouble with Goats and Sheep by Joanna Cannon

April 13th, 2017

Children’s Book Club (Yr 3/4)

We're reading: The Everything Machine by Ally Kennen

May 17th, 2017

Children’s Book Club (Yr 5/6)

We're reading: Sputnik;s Guide to Life on Earth by Frank Cottrell Boyce

March 29th, 2017

Teen Book Club

We're reading: See You in the Cosmos by Jack Cheng

March 21st, 2017

YA Book Club

We read: The Bombs That Brought Us Together by Brian Conaghan

March 14th, 2017
Latest News
Freddie Spencer Feel My Story

Event News – Freddie Spencer just confirmed!

Posted on April 18th, 2017

Delighted to announce that we’ll be hosting an event with former World motor cycling champion Freddie Spencer on Friday 21st...

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Why I love Booka … by Owen Sheers

. . . Having a local bookshop where you know this experience awaits you is a privilege. But when you find it far from home, as I did recently in Oswestry in Shropshire it can be even better . . . I was ambushed by Booka, an independent bookshop whose open doors I could not refuse. I emerged an hour later rested and full of ideas with a new notebook, a CD of Ivor Gurney’s songs and a collection of poetry . . .

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