Welcome To The Moffat Bookshop

When you open the door of The Moffat Bookshop the teaspoon door-jangler announces your arrival and the mind ponders what treasures lie within. We used to invite people to smell the books but that’s probably not appropriate these days. Best just to read them instead.

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1 day ago
Timeline Photos

We'll be closed in line with lockdown regulations until at least mid February.

Second hand books can still be purchased through our online store on ... See more

3 weeks ago

Just a reminder that we are currently CLOSED during the current Tier 4 Covid Lockdown - more re-opening information will follow in due course in January 2021.

1 month ago
Timeline Photos

Well, looks like we'll be open only until Christmas Eve. Tier 4 from Christmas night, so we'll wish you all the best, thanks for your custom in 2020 and see you in the new year.

1 month ago

Open everyday upto 22nd Dec, then as below.

1 month ago
Moffat Museum

We have some new copies of this book left in stock.

Two authors about all things Moffat, Jim Storrar and Emilio Dicerbo, have given Moffat Museum access to their works and photographic collections. If you want to explore their books further, please ... See more

1 month ago
Health, Hedonism and Hypochondria: The Hidden History of Spas

Moffat, once a spa town. Looks a good read.

https://uk.bookshop.org/books/health-hedonism-and-hypochondria-the-hidden-history-of-spas/9780755626465

From Romans to royalty and hypochondriacs to holiday-makers, natural water spas have been a common feature in society since the first century. Even today, we periodically abandon the cities to 'take ... See more

1 month ago
Illustrated Children's Books

A few ideas for the littlins Christmas stocking/pillow case/box/skip. You can order these through bookshop.org. Or call into the shop and we can order them for you.

Check out this list on Bookshop

1 month ago
Moffat Museum

Those who missed or want to follow up further Friday evening's talk on ZOOM by Matthew and Cheryl Toomey, may be interested in their book: it is a reference book of press articles that relate the ... See more

1 month ago

Is there an alternative to ordering your new books from the Great Amazon Empire of Planet Earth?

There is. https://uk.bookshop.org/

If you order your books from bookshop.org you'll probably feel ... See more

1 month ago
Moffat Museum

This looks good, it's a good complement to the book by the same authors.

A special invite from Matthew and Cheryl Toomey to an online event. Some of Matthew's photos can be found here https://www.instagram.com/empty330/
"Just to let you know we are doing a talk on the ... See more

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