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Griffin Books

9a Windsor Road, Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan, CF64 1JB
T: 02920 706455
Accepts customer orders - Lead time: 1-2 days
Accepts Gift Cards
Accepts Paper Vouchers
Accepts E-Gift Vouchers
Local parking - free
Book clubs / reading groups

Bookshop Description: (Est. 2014)

Independent bookshop in Penarth, South Wales. As Penarth’s only independent bookshop, we’re dedicated to finding the perfect book for every customer, whether that’s through the wide range of fiction and non-fiction titles we have in store, or through our speedy home delivery service. We love to bring you literary experiences - we host regular author event, bringing some of the biggest names and most exciting debut authors from across the UK and beyond to Penarth. We also hold a lively weekly toddler Storytime session and run a number of Book Clubs for adults and children. These events are now taking place online via Zoom, Facebook and Instagram. We hope to serve the large community of book lovers in Penarth and beyond, and inspire others to help it grow! You can now shop online with Griffin Books here:

Opening hours:

Mon-Sat 9.00am-5.30pm



Offers and Events

Loyalty Scheme


Griffin Books, Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan, CF64 1JB
T: 02920 706455   W:

Offer Details

We reward our customers! Buy 10 books and get your Griffin Books loyalty card stamped and we'll give you a £5 book voucher for your next purchase!

Offer Terms

Books priced £5 and over are eligible for a stamp on your card.
Children's Book Club


Griffin Books, Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan, CF64 1JB
T: 02920 706455   W:

Offer Details

Our Children's Book Club is the perfect place for young readers to discuss some fantastic reads chosen by the group each month.

The age range for members is 8-12. We are currently meeting via Zoom while we're unable to hold our sessions in-person in the shop.

We'll choose the next month's book at the meeting and then email the pick out to our mailing list, so if you want to be included, please head over to the Children's Book Club section of our website ( and enter your email in the space at the bottom of the page.

Offer Terms

When: 6.00-7.00 pm, on the second Thursday of the month

Where: Zoom

Cost: £6 per session including a copy of the book (or a voucher in lieu, if you already have the book), plus postage if applicable.

Contact us on, or visit our website ( to be put on the email list.
How To Order From Griffin Books


Griffin Books, Penarth, Vale of Glamorgan, CF64 1JB
T: 02920 706455   W:

Offer Details

Escape into a world of books! Here's how to order books, gifts and more from us during lockdown...

- We will continue taking orders via our online shop (, email ( and phone (029 2070 6455);
- All orders must be placed in advance via the online shop, email or phone - we cannot make new sales at the door.

- We are open for doorstep collection of prepaid orders only from 9.00 am - 5.30 pm, Monday to Saturday, in line with Welsh Government restrictions;
- We are offering FREE home delivery of prepaid orders within Penarth for households who are shielding or self-isolating only;
- Postal orders will be fulfilled as normal.

Offer Terms

- You can still use your Griffin Books Vouchers and National Book Tokens while the shop is closed;
- Please email your order to and one of the team will get in touch to process your order;
- We are not currently able to accept payment by gift vouchers or National Book Tokens via our online shop.

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