Welcome to Books on the Lane

a new independent book shop in Walton, Wakefield



Drawing by Zoe - www.booksonthelane.co.uk



Recently featured in The Guardian online. Books on the Lane is one of:  “12 of the UK’s best independent bookshops chosen by readers” https://www.theguardian.com/travel/2021/apr/22/12-best-uk-independent-bookshops-chosen-by-readers





We specialise in nature writing with a dedicated children’s nature section, plus latest fiction, non fiction and classics, food and drink, local writers and Yorkshire/Wakefield based interest titles.  




Avocet birdsong - www.booksonthelane.co.uk



Join our great value Armchair Naturalist Subscription





shepherd's life detail - www.booksonthelane.co.uk


 Purchase from us online via bookshop.org  https://uk.bookshop.org/shop/booksonthelane






Shop Opening Times

Thursdays, Fridays & Saturdays 10am to 4pm

Closed Thursday 08,  Friday 09 and Saturday 10 July.

Closed from September 02, re-open Friday 01 October   


Books on the Lane is a trading arm of The Yorkshire Live Music Project CIC. Your purchase supports youth music in Yorkshire  

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