The Borzoi Bookshop, Church Street, Stow on the Wold, Gloucestershire, GL54 1BB
Phone/Fax: 01451 830268

As choice a small bookshop as any in the realm
Richard Osborne, The Oldie, September 2010

Art and Antiques, Biography and Memoirs, Books on CD, Children's and Teenagers' Books, Cookery, Current Affairs, Dictionaries, eBooks, Fiction, Gardening, History, Local and Rural Interest, Military, Sport, Travel Writing and Guides... and much, much more


The Borzoi Bookshop is located in the Cotswold market town of Stow-on-the-Wold. We are an independent bookseller of more than 30 years' standing and have a reputation far beyond the local area, with customers in Europe and beyond.

We stock a huge range of books, including most of the classics, and source unusual and specialist books from small publishers that you would have difficulty finding elsewhere.

  • All major new titles stocked
  • Special orders welcomed and usually fulfilled within 48 hours
  • Out-of-print books sourced
  • Stylish greetings cards and wrapping paper
  • Calendars, including Advent, diaries and address books (July-December)
  • National Book Tokens sold and accepted
  • Quarterly catalogues of new books
  • Knowledgeable, helpful staff, with varying reading interests and the ability to suggest books for book clubs, holiday reading and as a gift.
  • Friendly dogs!

Our opening hours are
Monday - Saturday: 9:30am - 5:00pm
We are closed on Sundays and most Bank Holidays.

New Hardback Fiction

The new Simon Mawer novel, Prague Spring, is now in stock.  Look out for new titles from Patrick Gale, Khaled Hosseini and Pat Barker later this month.  The new Anne Tyler, Clock Dance, is selling well.  We also have 2019 diaries and lovely new greeting cards from Art Angels.





External view of The Borzoi Bookshop in Church Street Stow on the Wold

Bookclub at Daylesford

The bookclub is going really well under Aloyse's leadership.  The next two will take place on Wednesdays 29th August and 26th September at 10am.  The books under discussion will be respectively Mrs Osmond by John Banville, a "sequel" to The Portrait of a Lady by Henry James and Snap by Belinda Bauer, a sensational crime novel.  Don't forget that if you buy the books from us, you will get a 10% discount.