Abacas Books & Cards
56 - 60 Millrise Road
STOKE-ON-TRENT Staffordshire ST2 7BW map
tel: 01782 543005 e-mail
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00 (1.00 Saturday).
Medium size stock on most subjects, from paperbacks to antiquarian books. We also stock new local history books & greetings cards. Established 1980.
New Hall Street
STOKE-ON-TRENT Staffordshire ST1 5HQ map
Open: Open: Monday, Wednesday & Friday 12.00 - 2.00.
Secondhand and new theology and other Christian books. We also stock a variety of greetings cards. Bethel Bookshop is part of and run by Bethel Evangelical Free Church, Stoke on Trent. It is not run for profit, and is staffed by volunteers. Most Fridays the pastor, who is rather knowledgable about books, is in the shop.
186 Walsall Road
LICHFIELD Staffordshire WS13 8AH map
tel: 01543 255103
G and J Chesters
14 Market Street
POLESWORTH Staffordshire B78 1HW map
tel: 01827 894743
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 5.30 (Wednesday 9.30 - 9.00).
Large stock (over 35,000 vols) and a big selection of antique maps and prints. Academic and enthusiasts' books: philosophy, sociology, history, literary criticism, psychology, anthropology, politics, railways, aviation, cookery, gardening, angling, etc. etc.
Michael Morris Antique Maps, Books and Prints
BURTON UPON TRENT Staffordshire DE13 9PQ map
tel: 01283 575344 e-mail web
Open: By appointment.
Varied stock but specialising in maps, plans, charts, atlases, prints, engravings, manuscripts and ephemera. Prices from very little to quite a lot.If you can give me an idea of your interests I may have something for you. I've been established - supplying libraries, museums, record offices, the trade and collectors - since 1993. I also buy and swap.
Samuel Johnson Birthplace Museum
LICHFIELD Staffordshire S13 6LG map
tel: 01543 264972 fax: 0121 323 4107 e-mail
Open: Daily 10.30 - 4.30 April to September, 11.00 - 3.30 October to March.
Small selected stock of antiquarian, collectable, presentable or otherwise interesting books. Specialities Midlands & UK topography & history, churches, cathedrals. A JTC Books outlet, part of the general bookshop inside the Museum (free admission).
St Giles Hospice Bookshop
13 The Maltings
UTTOXETER Staffordshire WS14 7LN map
tel: 01889 569022
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.00 - 5.00.
Stocking a superb range of titles, including blockbuster fiction, travel and leisure companions, histories, reference guides, children's books, and antiquarian volumes, the bookshop is the 17th charity shop in the successful St Giles group.
St Giles Hospice Bookshop
192 Station Street
BURTON UPON TRENT Staffordshire DE14 1BH map
tel: 01283 516218
Open: Monday - Saturday 9.30 - 4.15.
Parking for donation of books at the rear of the shop.
The Book Barge
Our usual mooring is:
The Promenade Barton Marina
BARTON UNDER NEEDWOOD Staffordshire DE13 8DZ map
tel: 07946 605324 e-mail web
Open: See website for times and locations.
The Book Barge comprises a mix of new and secondhand fiction that tries to reflect the very best of contemporary, classic and childrens literature. Books have been carefully selected to offer a quality alternative to high street bestseller lists including, among others, specialist sections exploring topical issues, titular oddities and travel ephemera. On tour until October 2011, see website for details.
The Old Chapel Antique Centre
TUTBURY Staffordshire DE13 9LP map
tel: 01283 815255 e-mail
Open: 7 days 10.00 - 5.00.
Unit inside the Antiques Centre. Small selected stock of antiquarian, collectable, presentable or otherwise interesting books. Specialities Midland & UK topography, military, literature. A JTC Books outlet.