Welcome to the Steyning Bookshop, a family-owned independent bookshop since 1984


We have over 30 years’ experience in working with schools, whether it be organising book fairs, arranging author visits, consulting on school libraries & classroom book corners, or preparing selections of topic-based books for teachers to choose from.

Steyning bookshop recommends...

Here are some of our recent favourite reads…
All available to purchase online.


We organise frequent children’s author events and workshops at the shop.  We also organise book launches and author talks at a variety of venues.

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Yaa Gyasi's debut novel, and the Sunday Times bestseller and a BBC Top 100 Novels that Shaped...

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Order and collect

We don’t have all of our stock online, so if you can’t find the book you’re looking for, please use this form.

We can source most books within 24 hours for collection from the shop. Postage can also be arranged.

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