Xmas Gift Ideas

At this time of year the sheer amount of brilliant books can be daunting when trying to find that perfect gift. To help you make this choice, we have put together a selection of our favourite books. Select a category for a list of suggestions we think you may like.

Xmas Gift Books

If you need any advice or want further suggestions please do not hesitate to contact us on 01273 479320 or via our online contact form.

Book Bundles at Bags of Books

We understand that sometimes it can be a daunting task trying to decide what books to buy, especially at this time of year so let us make Christmas shopping easier this year. Choose at least 3 books from our selection of favourites which we think you’ll like.  We’ll gift wrap them, include a Christmas card with your message, a Christmas treat and ship it for free. To help you make your choice we have split our favourites into the following categories:

Lockdown 2.0 Update

Our doors are closed but we are still open.

You can continue to support Bags of Books. Orders can be placed through our website, phone or contact form. There will be someone here to help Monday to Saturday 10am – 5pm. kerbside collection available  and free deliveries in Lewes. Please be advised we will post and locally deliver items Monday to Thursday so items placed Friday-Sunday may take a little longer.

For any queries, contact us or call on 01273 479320.

We are still offering free local pick up and delivery in Lewes
Welcome to the home of children's books
Bags of Books, is an independent children’s bookshop based in Lewes, East Sussex.

We feel passionately about helping children to find great quality books that will inspire them to become readers for life. We seek out those really great children’s books that we know kids (and parents!) will love… We know that sharing books with children is a wonderful and important thing to do and if you can't visit our bookshop then we hope this website is the next best thing. If you have any questions or need any help please don't hesitate to contact us on 01273 479320

Redeem National Book Tokens Online

We are pleased to announce that you can now use your National Book Tokens when buying books on-line.  We are one of a few bookshops that are currently able to redeem your balance online.  Enter your card number and pin when checking out to apply the card balance against your purchase before paying.

This is a new service offered by Bags of Books in conjunction with National Book Tokens if you want more information please do not hesitate to contact us on 01273 479320 or via our online contact form.

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