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:

Christmas Opening Times

Our trading hours for the rest of the year are as follows;

Monday-Saturday, 9am-5.30pm
Sundays, until the 20th December, 11am-4pm
Christmas Eve 9am-4pm
Boxing day and New Year’s Day – Closed
Normal hours resume 28th December.

For any queries, contact us or call on 01273 479320. We are still offering free local pick up and delivery in Lewes.

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 working closely with National Book Tokens so that they can be used when buying books on-line.

Once this new service is active you can enter your card number and pin in the cart to apply the card balance against your purchase before checking out.

This is a new service being developed 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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