Our Books

We have too many categories in the shop to show here but the list below gives you some idea of our stock range, including our monthly highlights. You really need to visit and take time to browse.

Cookery

Mary Berry to Ottolenghi as well as vegan, special diets and food intolerance books

Sport

An ever changing range of sports titles including biographies

History

This is a large section featuring early English history, the Tudors, the English Civil War and much more, right up to the present day, including world history

Childrens

Much loved authors such as Beatrix Potter, A A Milne and Roald Dahl as well as the ever popular Julia Donaldson, David Walliams and Tom Gates. CD story tapes, factual books and books for the very young

Cotswold Books

Up to date maps and guides for the region including books for walkers and cyclists

Biography

A large collection of the latest hardbacks and a wide ranging selection of paperbacks

Gardening

A glorious selection of colourful books from how to make a garden to coffee table books on the best gardens in the Cotswolds

Fiction

The latest new hardbacks and many classic novels in paperback, along with best sellers, good holiday reads and unusual authors from small publishers

Travel

We have guides to most places and we love our selection of travel literature

Military

An interesting selection of books on WW1 and WW2 and more up to date warfare, including espionage

Book Highlights for October 2020


THE BEST OF HARDBACK FICTION

Snow, John Banville; Trio, William Boyd; Mr Cadmus (novella), Peter Ackroyd; War Lord (The Last Kingdom Series: Book 13), Bernard Cornwell; Box 88, Charles Cumming; Two Besides, Alan Bennett; The First Woman, Jennifer Nansubuga Makumbi; Love, Roddy Doyle.



 


CORONAVIRUS UPDATE

WE ARE OPEN

but we are continuing to take orders by telephone (01451 830268), on our website form (see below) or by email: mail@borzoibookshop.co.uk and if you do not wish to come into the shop you can still collect from our box by the gate.

The shop is open from 9.30 am every day, Monday to Saturday.  

We are very happy to post books to anywhere.  Do ask and we will let you know the cost of the postage

 







THE BEST OF PAPERBACK FICTION

Shadowplay, Joseph O’Connor; Silver Sparrow, Tahari Jones.


A REMINDER ....

We sell cards, wrapping paper, 2021 diaries and calendars and have lots of new designs in stock.  You may place orders for books by email, telephone or on our website.  Books can be collected from the shop or sent by post.

 


THE BEST OF HARDBACK NON-FICTION

GENERAL 
How Animals Saved My Life, Professor Noel Fitzpatrick; The Haunting of Alma Fielding, Kate Summerscale; Between the Covers, Jilly Cooper; Mantel Pieces, Hilary Mantel. The Fire of Joy, Clive James. Wisdom of Call the Midwife, Heidi Thomas.

HISTORY
Behind the Enigma: The Authorised History of GCHQ, John Ferris; War: How Conflict Shaped Us, Margaret MacMillan; In the Reign of King John, Dan Jones; Troy, Stephen Fry; Wings Over Water: The World’s Greatest Air Race and Birth of the Spitfire, Jonathan Glancey.

NATURAL HISTORY
The Lost Spells, Robert Macfarlane and Jackie Morris. Chasing the Deer, Neil McIntyre, Dachshunds: The Long and the Short of Them, Caroline Donald.

SPORT 
Lights Out, Full Throttle, Johnny Herbert and Damon Hill; Mountains According to G, Geraint Thomas; My Life in Red and White, Arsène Wenger; In Praise of Famous Horses, Sean Magee.





CHILDREN'S

ALL AGES  
Too Much Stuff! Emily Gravett (hardcover).

AGE 3+ 
The Hospital Dog, Julia Donaldson (hardcover).

AGE 7+
The 130-Storey Treehouse: Laser Eyes and Annoying Flies! Andy Griffiths (hardcover).

AGE 8+
Jungledrop (Volume 2: The Unmapped Chronicles), Abi Elphinstone (paperback); Shoe Wars, Liz Pichon (creator of Tom Gates) (hardcover); The Book of Hopes, Katherine Rundell (ed) (hardcover).

AGE 9+
The Night Bus Hero, Onjali Q. Rauf (paperback).