Welcome to South Kensington Books

Welcome to South Kensington Books, Independent bookshop in the heart of South Kensington's Museum Quarter.

There has been a bookshop on this site since the 1940's and we continue the tradition to this day of being a source of great books for the local community and the many visitors to the area, both regular and newcomers.

We cover all areas of interest and always have a great range of books with something to suit everyone. Pop in and have a browse or contact us and we will be happy to help




Sally Rooney Prize Draw

We have a signed copy of 'Beautiful World Where Are You to give away, along with a poster, a bookmark and a pin badge. To enter the Prize Draw please fill in the form below

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