The Steyning Bookshop is a small family run bookshop, established in 1984. We stock a wide range of new fiction and non-fiction, with a particular specialisation in children's books and local-interest books, maps and guides. For books not in stock we have a fast, often next-day ordering service. We also sell a beautiful array of cards, wrap, stationery and book-related gifts and toys. >> Read more ...


We hold monthly 'Author Suppers' at the Sussex Produce café, have regular children's author events and workshops, and also organise the literary events for the biennial Steyning Festival. Watch this space!
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Local Interest

Walkers, cyclists and visitors - look no further for your maps, guides and local history books! We always keep Ordnance Survey maps to the area in stock, and have a huge range of walking guides and niche interest local history too, as well as attractive coffee table art and photography books with a Sussex theme. >> Read more ...

Julia Donaldson

Best-selling children's author Julia Donaldson recently moved to Steyning, and we are delighted to be able to offer online ordering of signed Julia Donaldson books via our online store. >> Read more ...


We hold regular 'Author Suppers' at the Sussex Produce café, and have frequent children's author events and workshops at the shop. We also organise book ...

Julia Donaldson

We have signed copies of 'The Ugly Five' back in stock now!


Find out more about how we can bring books to life at your school! We can organise book fairs, arrange author visits, consult on school ...

Local interest

Walkers, cyclists and tourists - look no further for an unrivalled selection of maps, guidebooks, walking guides and local history!

What we're reading

How to Stop Time

by Matt Haig

Published by Canongate

Tom Hazard may look like an ordinary 41 year old History teacher, but he has a dangerous secret. Owing to a rare genetic condition, he is old. Over 400 years old. From Shakespeare’s Globe theatre, to sailing the South Seas with Captain Cook and sipping cocktails with F Scott Fitzgerald, he has lived a long… Read More

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