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Welcome to Peakirk Books

 Telephone us on (01328) 829944

This year we have decided that anyone who decides to buy their book from us from our own site rather than buying from one of the agencies that stocks our books, can be rewarded by purchasing it 10% cheaper when they buy it directly on our site. To do this just use the code PBST when you make your purchase. We can do this because we do not have to pay the agency commission when you purchase directly from us, so we are passing the saving on to you. (You may only use 1 voucher offer per purchase).


*We are 'old-fashioned' booksellers who used to have a book shop whilst we could make it pay.

*We ARE happy to discuss the books, their content and/or their condition with customers on the telephone (01328 829944) or by e-mail (peakirkbooks@btinternet.com)  because we work full time in the business and we can simply go and get the books off the shelves to answer your queries.

*We DO NOT buy books by the ton for pence from charity shops, we buy with discernment and selectively.

*Customer Service IS important to us

*If these values are important to you please support us, and other professional booksellers like us, such as members of Ibooknet.

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If you would like a copy of our occasional news letter by e-mail, just ask on info@peakirkbooks.com

We specialise in children and illustrated books in the best condition possible. We stock books which include the following authors:

BB (Watkins-Pitchford).                    Winifred Finlay

Mabel Esther Allan                              Enid Blyton

Dorita Fairlie Bruce                             Gladys Mitchell

Violet Needham                                   EllestonTrevor                                                                                                                                                

 Monica Edwards                                   Elsie Oxenham

Antonia Forest                                     Lorna Hill                                                          

Lorna Hill                                             Malcolm Saville                                      

Welch, Ronald                                     Elinor Brent-Dyer

W E Johns                                            Bodley Head Career Stories

Pamela Mansbridge                            John Pudney

However this is not an exhaustive, we also stock many other authors of children's fiction, with a leaning towards girls school stories, boys school stories, pony stories, children's adventure stories and similar.

Good quality illustrated children's book are also available, especially old editions by authors:

Arthur Rackham
Dulac
Kay Nielsen
Watkins-Pitchford

Also lovely illustrated fairy items wanted - books & ephemera.

Although we specialise in children's books we also stock books on:-
General Fiction, Crime Fiction, Sci-Fi, Fantasy Fiction, Transport, History, War & Military, Aircraft, Naval, Trains, Topography, Travel, Brids, Natural History, Country Matters, Sport, Horse's & Horse riding, Angling, Games, Biography, Autobiography, Crafts & Hobbies, Alternative Medicine, Health & Beauty, Art, Architecture, Cookery, Music, Humour, Poetry, Reference, Theatre & TV, True Crime, Supernatural, Maps, Royalty, Antiques, Academic, Psychology, Sociology, Engineering, Politics and many more.

We also stock new books published by Girls Gone By - publishers of hard to find girls school stories.

Established in 1997 we are a small family run second-hand book business, specialising in 20th century children's books, John Clare Poetry and we also have a general stock. Since relocating we no longer have a physical shop, but you can visit our book room by appointment, just phone us on + 44 (0)1328 829944.

LINKS TO OTHER BOOKSELLERS AND SITES OF INTEREST

 Heather is also a partner in a small ephemera business. The business is called 'Words Gone By - the Vintage Paper Girls', and they buy and sell all types of ephemera including cards, scraps, booklets, broadsheets, catalogues, magazines, games, railwayana, documents, advertisements - in fact almost any old printed matter you can imagine, except stamps. We sell on ebay under the name vintagepapergirl12012, and will be exhibiting at fairs in Norfolk, and sometimes on Fakenham Thursday Collectors Market, weather permitting.  We also do our best to acquire items for people's collections, so please send us your wants. To contact us about items you wish to buy or sell please phone Annette on 01485 518396 or e-mail Heather at vintagepapergirl@btinternet.com

Other sites

ibooknet
Friends of The Chalet School

http://www.reginaldalecmartin.co.uk/ - The Reginald Alec Martin Website - He was the author of many childrens books, using a variety of pseudonmyms. Look at this site to discover which ones.
Aucott & Thomas Bookseller member of ibooknet
The John Clare Society

 

For general enquiries - we are usually here most days keeping normal working hours. However if we are not there, we have a 24 hour answerphone, so just leave a message or send us an e-mail on peakirkbooks@btinternet.com.

Our telephone number is 01328 829944, and our address is Cherry Tree Lodge. Guist Bottom Road, Stibbard, Fakenham, Norfolk. NR21 0AQ.

 
New Arrivals
The Hill War, Fitz Roy, Olivia; Illus Hughes, Shirley (Illus) ; (Olivia Fitzroy)
The Hill War
Fitz Roy, Olivia; Illus Hughes, Shirley (Illus) ; (Olivia Fitzroy)
100.00 GBP
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Five Get Into Trouble, Blyton, Enid & Soper, E (Illus)
Five Get Into Trouble
Blyton, Enid & Soper, E (Illus)
110.00 GBP
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Toddles Travels - containing Toddles Travels; 'Out Driving' and 'Dot and Spot', Haskell, Lottie; Andrews, E Maud;
Toddles Travels - containing Toddles Travels; 'Out Driving' and 'Dot and Spot'
Haskell, Lottie; Andrews, E Maud;
50.00 GBP
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Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, Carroll, Lewis; Illus Weevers, Peter
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland
Carroll, Lewis; Illus Weevers, Peter
10.00 GBP
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A Tangled Tale With Six Illustrations by Arthur B Frost, Carroll, Lewis
A Tangled Tale With Six Illustrations by Arthur B Frost
Carroll, Lewis
90.00 GBP
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Alice's Adventures under Ground Being a Facsimile of the Original Ms. Book Afterwards Developed Into 'alice's Adventures in Wonderland', Carroll, Lewis
Alice's Adventures under Ground Being a Facsimile of the Original Ms. Book Afterwards Developed Into 'alice's Adventures in Wonderland'
Carroll, Lewis
400.00 GBP
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The Little Banditta, Jaeger, Karel
The Little Banditta
Jaeger, Karel
50.00 GBP
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Mischief Again!, Blyton, Enid
Mischief Again!
Blyton, Enid
20.00 GBP
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Gently in an Omnibus Three Complete Novels of Alan Hunter's Famous Chief Inspector Gently - Gently Does It; Gently through the Mill; Gently in the Sun, Hunter, Alan
Gently in an Omnibus Three Complete Novels of Alan Hunter's Famous Chief Inspector Gently - Gently Does It; Gently through the Mill; Gently in the Sun
Hunter, Alan
50.00 GBP
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