Welcome

 

 

We are a cosy, friendly,  indie, new books bookshop in the  village of Walton, Wakefield. Tea, coffee, plus Walton Herbs, our spring-time nursery selling herb plants and bee loving perennials.

 


We are featured in The Guardian online. Books on the Lane is o
ne of: 

12 of the UK’s best independent bookshops, chosen by readers

We are specialist retailers of nature writing and also have a wide ranging stock of fiction titles plus gardening, a dedicated children’s nature section, poetry, and Yorkshire/Wakefield based interest titles.   

 

HOW TO BUY BOOKS FROM US 

FROM OUR REAL SHOP

Browse the books – our lovely bricks and mortar shop, based in a former joiner’s workshop, is open Wednesdays to Saturdays 10am to 4pm.

 

ONLINE

Throughout the year purchase from us online from our ‘We Recommend’ page, new releases across fiction, children’s books and nature writing and also from our dedicated bookshop page, here.

Take a look at our great value Armchair Naturalist Subscription – the perfect gift https://booksonthelane.co.uk/armchair-naturalist/

 

Books on the Lane is a trading arm of The Yorkshire Live Music Project CIC, a community arts organisation established in Wakefield in 2009. Profit from our shops, Walton Herbs and Books on the Lane, supports youth music in Yorkshire, 2022 Castleford Young Musicians.  The Yorkshire Live Music Project CIC reg. no. 09160989

 #kindness economy