support independent bookshops in Wales

Support Independent Bookshops in Wales

Wales Arts Review has compiled a list with links to independent bookshops in Wales that are still doing business and taking orders for books during the pandemic months. Just because the world is on pause, doesn’t mean your reading needs to be.


Addyman Books, Hay-on-Wye

Arttic, Pontypridd (website coming soon; order via their social media))

Awen Teifi, Cardigan

Book-ish, Crickhowell

Books on the Green, Llandeilo

Brecon Books (via Abe Books), Brecon

Broadleaf Books, Abergavenny

Browsers Bookshop, Porthmadog

Bys a Bawd, Llanrwst

Cant a Mil, Cardiff

Chapter One, Narberth

Chepstow Books, Chepstow

Children’s Bookshop, Hay-on-Wye

Coch-y-Bonddu Books, Machynlleth

Cover to Cover, Swansea

Cowbridge Bookshop (via Hive), Cowbridge

Goldstone Books, Carmarthen

Great Oak Books, Llanidloes

Griffin Books, Penarth

Gwisgo Bookworm, Aberaeron

Hay Cinema Bookshop, Hay-on-Wye

Mold Bookshop, Mold

Nickleby’s Bookstore, Llantwit Major

Palas Print, Caernafon

Paned o Gê, Cardiff

Pen’rallt Gallery Bookshop, Machynlleth

Pethe Powys, Powys

The Poetry Bookshop, Hay-on-Wye

Rossiter Books, Monmouth

Seaways, Fishguard

Shelflife Books and Zines, Cardiff

Siop Llyfrau’r Hen Bost (via Abe Books), Blaenau Ffestiniog

Siop y Felin, Cardiff

Siop y Pentan, Carmarthen

Siop y Pethe, Aberystwyth

Tenby Bookshop (via Hive), Tenby

Turn the Page Aber, Aberystwyth

Victoria Bookshop (via Hive), Haverfordwest

The Wellfield Bookshop (eBooks only), Cardiff

Ystwyth Books, Aberystwyth



These are all independent bookshops in Wales. If you run an independent bookstore in Wales and you’re not on this list, don’t hesitate to drop us a line and we’ll add you.

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