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What should I read next?

This is the perennial question. Click here to browse some of our favourite books, and find some inspiration!

Do you buy books?

Why, as a matter of fact, we do!

But we are quite selective in our purchasing (not having the space to allow us unlimited books, alas!) Click here to learn more, and then contact us about the books you are selling . . .

Old & Antiquarian Books

Our Antiquarian books are not currently available (packed away while renovations are under way!)

New Books

Learn about - and order - these new books and magazines - just click on the title or the image to read more and to place an order . . .

Rose Rivers

Rooms of Their Own

From Omega to Charleston

Sussex Trugs

Period Table of English Writers

Uppercase No. 36

Feed Sacks


The Mermaid and Mrs. Hancock

Our first Book of the Month, offered at a special price because we loved it so much!

Flow Book for Paper Lovers (No. 5)

Diary of a Bookseller

Flow No. 20

Jacob's Room is Full of Books

Su Blackwell Book Sculptures


The Captain's Alphabet

As Kingfishers Catch Fire

Of Cats and Men

Uppercase Magazine No. 33

Ravilious & Co

A beautiful new edition of Eleanor Farjeon's delightful

Sussex Alphabet

The Bloomsbury Group in Berwick Church

Curwen Press: The Printing Blocks

Chalk Hills White Horses

The Lost Watercolours of Edward Bawden

Who? When? Where?

A brilliant book highlights the artists behind the earliest campaign celebrating the Guinness Book of Records . . .

Signed copies of Kit Kemp's Books


Plus, browse photos of Kit's extraordinary fund-raising event at Much Ado . . .


What Should I Read Next?

Click here to read about some of our recent favourites

Or click here for a round-up of reading ideas we've assembled by themes . . .


New Books

Visit our two-floor shop to enjoy a brilliant selection of the most interesting new books, spanning a range of sections - learn more about our books – and find out how you can buy a Much Ado gift certificate, by clicking here. . .

And read our recommendations by clicking here!

Old, Antiquarian & Secondhand Books

Learn about our upstairs room of secondhand books, as well as our selection of antiquarian books (available only by arrangment).

What else is in Store?

Click here to discover what's at Much Ado!

Hours & Directions

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