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14 Beautiful Independent Bookshops in London

In the world of ebooks, we are gradually losing our original reading habits – enjoying the bookshop atmosphere and discover new things on a printed page curiously.
After all, the question is:” Why do so many people choose to refuse the comfortableness and convenience of technology”. It’s simple:” Because there are still such beautiful bookshops that can make we get out of out home and find the way leading to them.”

1Daunt Books, 83-84 Marylebone High St. London, W1U 4QW

Daunt Books, Marylebone, W1 Daunt Books is renowned as one of London’s leading travel and literary bookshops, with many branches across London.
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2Lutyens & Rubinstein, 21 Kensington Park Rd, London, W11 2EU

Lutyens & Rubinstein
Founded in 2009, this beautiful book store sells interesting fiction and general non-fiction books
Lutyens & Rubenstein Books, Notting Hill
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3London Review Bookshop, 14 Bury Place, London, WC1A 2JL

London Review Bookshop
Opened in 2003, the shop hosts a selection of all kinds of magazines and books. They also have great cakes for readers.
4Foyles, 107 Charing Cross Road, London, WC2H 0DT

Foyles
Called as “London’s most famous bookstore”, Foyles has its own fascination, which readers can not ignore.
Foyles flagship (London)
Computing, Foyles Bookshop, London
5Goldsboro Books, 23-25 Cecil Ct, London WC2N 4EZ

Goldsboro Books
Goldsboro specialises in signed first editions.
Inside Goldsboro Books
6Goldsboro Books, 23-25 Cecil Ct, London WC2N 4EZ

Koenig Books, Charing Cross Road, London WC2
This is a German-owned independent bookshop which specialises in art, architecture and photography.
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7Forbidden Planet, 179 Shaftesbury Ave, London

Forbidden Planet, Cambridge
Forbidden Planet offers a huge range of books on science fiction and cult titles that you won’t find anywhere else.
Forbidden Planet
Forbidden Planet, Doctor Who section
8Claire de Rouen Books, 125 Charing Cross Rd, London, WC2H 0EW

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If you want to find books on photography and fashion, Charing Cross Road is a great destination.
Claire de Rouen Books
9Persephone Books, 59 Lamb’s Conduit St, London, WC1N 3NB

the persephone bookshop
This bookshop specialises in mid-twentieth century novels written by women writers.
Persephone Books
Persephone Books, with a Virago Modern Classics Commemorative Edition
10Big Green Bookshop, Unit 1, Brampton Park Rd, London N22 6BG

Big Green Bookshop in Wood Green
An independent book shop has a relaxed, happy and friendly atmosphere.
Big Green Bookshop
Mmm, new books!
11Arthur Probsthain, 41 Great Russell St, City of London, WC1B 3PE

Established in 1903, Arthur Probsthain is one of the leading old booksellers in London
12Gay’s The Word, 66 Marchmont Street, London, WC1N 1AB

Gay's The Word
London’s leading lesbian and gay book store.
Gay's the Word
13Belgravia Books, 59 Ebury St, Victoria, London, SW1W 0NZ

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Belgravia Books is a leading boolshop in London specialising in ecomomy.

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14Gosh!, 1, Berwick St, London, W1F 0DR

Gosh!
Gosh is the best place to find graphic storytellings, vintage children’s books and mangas.
gosh comic bookshop Berwick Street Soho
Gosh! (comics)
Belgravia Books is a leading boolshop in London specialising in ecomomy.
14Gosh!, 1, Berwick St, London, W1F 0DR

Gosh!
Gosh is the best place to find graphic storytellings, vintage children’s books and mangas.
gosh comic bookshop Berwick Street Soho
Gosh! (comics)

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