Just Books is a friendly bookshop in the Cathedral city of Truro, in Cornwall. Selling a range of preloved and specialist books, with particular interest in Art, Cornwall/local interest and Children’s literature, as well as a varied collection of good vintage and out of print stock for many other subjects including History, Maritime and Nature. There is also a significant Poetry selection as well as an extensive range of paperback and hardback Fiction.

Books occasionally bought, sometimes sold.  Book hunting undertaken.

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Autumn trading…

We will be closed on Mondays, throughout the autumn except for December, when we will return to increased trading hours for the Christmas period. Otherwise we are open Tuesday to Saturday, normally between  10.30 am  and 4.30pm (often earlier, sometimes later).

Summer trading…

We will be extending our trading days to include Monday, throughout July, August and September to enable more people to access the shop during the summer holiday period. Therefore our shop opening hours for the summer are:- Mon. to Tues. … Continue reading


Due to the unusual snowfall we are experiencing for Cornwall, the shop will remain closed today and will hopefully re-open either tomorrow or later in the week, weather permitting. In the meantime we recommend you stay in and read a … Continue reading