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 August 2020


THE BEST OF HARDBACK FICTION


The Mission House, Carys Davies; The Governess, Wendy Holden; The Coming of the Wolf, Elizabeth Chadwick; Summerwater, Sarah Moss; Final Cut, S.J. Watson; Six Tudor Queens: Katheryn Howard: The Tainted Queen, Alison Weir; Summer, Ali Smith; Tigress of Mysore, Allan Mallinson;Sisters: Daisy Johnson; The Glass Hotel, Emily St John Mandel.


 


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 NON-FICTION

Underland: A Deep Time Journey, Robert Macfarlane); Dominion: The Making of the Western Mind, Tom Holland); A Year at the Circus: Inside Trump’s White House, Jon Sopel.


 


CHILDREN'S

Age 2+ Peppa’s Baking Competition (Board book).
Age 4+:  The Mega Magic Teacher Swap, Rochelle Humes and Rachel Suzanne (paperback).
Age 7+ Rowley Jefferson’s Awesome Friendly Adventure, Jeff Kinney (hardback).
Age 8+ Death Sets Sail, Robin Stevens (paperback); Return to Roar, Jenny McLacklan (paperback).
Age 9+ Jefferson Jean Claude Mourlevat, Ros Schwartz (paperback).
Age 10+ The Tryant’s Tomb (Trials of Apollo, Book 4), Rick Riordan (hardback).
Teenage: Midnight Sun, Stephenie Meyer (hardback).















THE BEST OF PAPERBACK FICTION

10 Minutes 38 Seconds in this Strange World, Elif Shafak; Fabulous: Lucy Hughes–Hallett (short stories);Those Who Are Loved, Victoria Hislop; The Lantern Men (Dr Ruth Galloway Mystery), Elly Griffiths; Agent Running in the Field, John le Carré.


THE BEST OF HARDBACK NON-FICTION

Frankel: The Greatest Racehorse and the Sport That Made Him, Simon Cooper; Featherhood: On Birds and Fathers, Charlie Gilmour; Spirit of Cricket: Reflections on Play and Life, Mike Brearley; Simply, Sabrina Ghayour; Edward the Confessor, Tom Licence; Faithful and Fearless: Portraits of Dogs, Xavier Bray;Vesper Flights, Helen Macdonald; Short History of the World According to Sheep, Sally Coulthard; Himalaya: A Human History, Ed Douglas.