Brendon Books

Brendon Books Shopfront

Brendon Books has been under the management of Jo and Lionel Ward since 1989.
They stock new and second hand books and maps. Ordering Service – any title can be ordered within 48hrs.  They organise regular talks and the Taunton Literary Festival every November. They also produce the LAMP arts magazine.

Temporary suspension of collect from door/home delivery service
Due to the continuing high incidence of Covid we are temporarily suspending our collect from door and home delivery service. We will honour existing commitments but will cease these services for new orders from Saturday 16 January. We will review the situation in two weeks time.

We will still monitor emails and phone messages and will process orders for later collection or post out orders at cost.  Please note, it may take us a little longer than usual to get back you.

To order or reserve books

Email us at or by using the contact form on our website or phone us on 01823 337742

Order Online

If you want to order online for posting direct to yourself or another address, please order via Orders made through this link will directly benefit our shop and can be made any time of the day or night.

Address – Old Brewery Buildings, Bath Place, Taunton, TA1 4ER

Telephone No – 01823 337742

Usual opening hours:
Monday – Saturday: 9am – 5.30pm

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Website –
LAMP Magazine –
Event information & bookings –