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Spend gift cards online and with local bookshops

Spend online with award-winning UK and Irish bookshops

Spend online in the UK

Spend online in the UK

Spend online at Blackwell's, whose first bookshop on Broad Street, Oxford opened its doors in 1879 and they have been trading continuously from there ever since.

Spend online at Foyles, part of Waterstones, which has seven bookshops across London, Chelmsford, Birmingham and Bristol, known for its expertise and passion for books.

Spend online at Stanfords, the leading London retailer of maps and travel books, established in 1853 by Edward Stanford, as well as general fiction and non-fiction for armchair travellers.

Spend online in Ireland

Spend online in Ireland

Spend online at Dubray Books, one of Ireland's biggest booksellers with a range of 200,000 books. It was founded in 1973 by Helen Clear in the seaside town of Bray, Co. Wicklow.

Spend online at O'Mahony's, a family business founded in 1902 in Limerick by J.P. O'Mahony, grandfather of the current owner, Frank.

Spend online at Blackwell's, which accepts Euros and features thousands of books, including bestsellers, signed books, and academic books.

More indies that accept online

For a specialist or curated range of books online, you can spend at a number of independent bookshops:

Future Browsing

Future Browsing

Nothing beats the experience of browsing a bookshop for your next great read. Why not stockpile your book tokens (not toilet roll!) for when shops open their doors?

Our gift cards don't expire for 8 years after last use, so you have loads of time (plus we replace all expired cards, so you can always book shop to your heart's content!).

5 great reasons to support local bookshops

1. Bookshops provide local jobs and are a vital part of the local community.

2. Booksellers are real readers with a real passion for books who provide superb book recommendations.

3. All bookshops, big and small, are magical places and the high street wouldn't be the same without them.

4. Bookshops enable you to discover books you never knew you were looking for.

5. They're the best place to buy and spend National Book Tokens.


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