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Open Wednesday to Saturday 10am - 5pm.
We're still very happy for you to wear masks in our shop but if you would prefer to order books remotely, use the search button above or email


"Mr Books is ramshackle in exactly the way I like a bookshop to be: dishevelled, but still ordered. It has the perfect touch of chaos to surprise you."

Robin Ince

To enquire about any of the thousands of secondhand books we have in stock, fill out the enquiry form here and we'll track down whatever you need.

We have hundreds of children's books, quality fiction, local history, art, science and many more.
Rare and collectable books and almost any book found - just ask us.


Mr Books is open from Wednesday to Saturday 10am to 5pm. But you can also contact us here online to order.
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Regular customers can also order by phone, email and Twitter! And we can send you payment links or accept PayPal.
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We run an independent bookshop in the historic heart of the market town of Tonbridge in Kent, England. Mr Books has been a feature of the town since 2005 and we relaunched in August 2017 under new ownership.

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Call in and see us 10-5 Wednesday to Saturday
(We will be open for special events and occasional Sundays)
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