Just Books is a small shop with a lot of books, based in Pydar Mews, Truro, Cornwall. We stock a wide range of preloved and vintage books, with particular interest in Art, Cornwall and Children’s literature, as well as a varied collection of out of print books for many other subjects including History, Maritime and Nature. There is also a significant range of paperback and hardback Fiction.
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We are getting a lot of enquiries from people trying to sell us books, unfortunately we are only selling at the moment and not in the market to buy. Hopefully we will have some success at selling books in the … Continue reading
Just Books will be closed from Saturday 20th Nov. until reopening for business on Friday 26th Nov. Sorry for the inconvenience, however the shop will be open more days than normal afterwards, until Christmas! … Continue reading
During the winter months we will continue to trade from Wed. to Sat. 11 am to 4pm. During the run up to Christmas we will be open slightly more and the website will be updated nearer the time. … Continue reading
Due to unforeseen circumstances the shop will close at 1pm on Wed. 15th Sept. and at 3pm on Thurs. 16th Sept. We apologise for any inconvenience.
We have decided to remain trading throughout this summer from the shop only Wed. to Sat. from 11am. – 4pm. Trade is often quiet and is yet to return to where it was prior to Coronavirus. Currently my wife Joan … Continue reading
Our bookshop is becoming like an oven, due to the lack of insulation on the building and the capacity for the books inside to store heat, especially post the midday sun. Therefore with the additional reality of very low number … Continue reading
As a small shop with limited space, we are requesting customers continue to wear masks when inside the shop until further notice for the safety and wellbeing of others.
We will be holding our annual Children’s book swap outside Just Books in Pydar Mews on Saturday 26th June as part of the celebrations for Truro Children’s day. The swap* will be from 11 am to 3 pm. Simply bring … Continue reading
Just Books will return to the hustle and bustle of bookselling from Wednesday 19th May. When the shop will be open from 11am to 4pm. Wednesday to Saturday. We hope to see the return of previous customers as well as … Continue reading
Although non essential shops can re-open from April 12th, we have decided to remain closed a little longer and will not re-open until sometime in May. When we will then look forward to meeting old and new customers alike in … Continue reading