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Stella & Rose's Books

Specialists in Rare & collectable books



Our bricks and mortar shop is once again OPEN to the public!
Opening hours are 10am to 4pm, 7 days a week. As a small business we request that you continue to follow the Welsh government guidelines regarding Covid please: wear a face mask, use the hand sanitiser provided on entry and socially distance. Payment for any purchases will be via card only.
We look forward to seeing you! Get directions here!

Special Offer

20% discount on Vojtech Kubasta books in our Special Book Room.

Type in voucher code KUBASTEX at the checkout to apply your discount before payment. Valid to 8th June 2022.

Browse current stock of Kubasta books in this offer.

We aim to process orders received before 12 noon on the same business day and take great care packaging your books so that they reach you in the same condition as they leave us!

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On our shelves

What we've been up to

Latest article

My New Garden
You may remember my previous article from last year about my experience of moving house? Well… this year I thought I would write about my new garden. I moved to Hay-on-Wye in February 1994 and for 27 years we only had a balcony with our maisonette (overlooking my neighbours beautiful garden I will add) so I never had a chance to enjoy a garden myself, until last year when we moved into our new house in Chepstow.  Daffodils / Unknown Shoots I must admit...

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Featured book

Bingo and Babs by Alan Wright
Bingo and Babs by Alan Wright I picked this book up while tidying in the shop and was captivated by its charm and cheekiness. It is a simple story but delightfully told. I thoroughly enjoyed reading it and looking at the colourful illustrations which enhance it and bring the story to life.  It is one of many such beautiful books we have in stock, and it also reminded me of all my favourite books when I was just a few years...

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What the view is like

Due to recent flooding, we have fitted a webcam to the outside of our shop to allow us to monitor the river level remotely. But it also allows our customers to get a view of the Wye Valley!

We'll try and keep the camera pointing in a sensible direction. Let us know if you spot anything interesting! The image should refresh around every 10 to 15 minutes.

To see a large version of the image, click here.

Latest Webcam Photo