Favorite London Bookshops

As London shops reopen this month use our handy TSK Maps London to find The Shopkeepers favorite London bookshops. Use the filter function on TSK Maps to search by store type, such as “bookshops” and you will discover a list and map of favorite London bookshops with shop details, a brief description and location. London has some of the best bookstores in the world, and these are five of our favorite bookshops from the list. We update the list regularly so if you have a favorite shop that you think should be included send us the details by clicking on the button below.

TSK Maps London bookshop list

1. Select the “books” filter.

2. A list of our favorite London bookshops will be highlighted.

3. Find location pins on the map. Tap each pin for shop details.

4. Happy shopping!

John Sandoe Books


10 – 12 Blacklands Terrace, Chelsea

Three adjoining eighteenth century shops stacked and piled high with books to lose yourself in for days. Established in 1957, as well fiction and non-fiction titles, John Sandoe Books offers a wide range of subscriptions, catalogues and world-wide shipping.

PERSEPHONE BOOKS favorite London bookshops
Persephone Books London interior


59 Lamb’s Conduit Street, Bloomsbury

Bookshop and publisher featuring mid-twentieth century fiction and non-fiction, mainly by women authors. Pretty end papers and matching book marks make these editions unique.

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Libreria bookshop London


65 Hanbury Street, Spitalfields

A bookshop that promotes creativity and discovery. Architect designed to help you discover new books and ideas, and encourage interdisciplinary thinking. Also worth a visit for the distinctive mirrored ceiling that creates a wonderland of “reflected” books.

Daunt Books favorite London Bookshops
Daunt Books interior


83 Marylebone High Street, Marylebone

Founded in 1900 in a beautiful Edwardian building. Daunt Books uniquely arranges their books by country, no matter the subject, in a long room dominated by a beautiful arched window and galleries.

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21 Kensington Park Road, Notting Hill

A window display of flying books is just one of the charming features of this popular Notting Hill book shop.

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