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!
New in our Online Shop
Roll Up! Roll Up! – These have just arrived.....
Pages: 1 2 3Next >Last »
Our Book Clubs

Booka Book Club

Currently reading: The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge

April 6th, 2016

Book & a Beer Book Club

Currently reading: Harvest by Jim Crace

April 14th, 2016

Children’s Book Club (7-9 years)

We're reading: Superhero Street by Phil Earle

April 19th, 2016

Children’s Book Club (10-12 years)

We're reading: Perijee & Me by Ross Montgomery

April 20th, 2016

Teen Book Club

We're reading: Movers by Meaghan McIsaac

April 21st, 2016

First Thursday Book Club

Currently reading: The Girl in the Red Coat by Kate Hamer

March 15th, 2016
Latest News
27463 shore to shore ad

Carol Ann Duffy & Friends – National Tour comes to Oswestry

Posted on June 15th, 2016

We’re delighted to announce that the Poet Laureate, Carol Ann Duffy, Gillian Clarke (past National Poet for Wales), Jackie Kay...

Read More »

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 . . .

Read all testimonials »