Margate Books

17 The Parade, Margate CT9 1EY
01843 220 239
Opening Hours:
Mon to Fri10.00 - 17.00
Saturday10.00 - 17.00
Sunday11.00 - 16.00

Margate Books is a booklovers’ dream.

Also known as The Old Bank Bookshop, its shelves are packed with all genres – fiction, non-fiction, children and young adult, classics, vintage and much more. We’ve got them all at amazing prices. With more than 3,000 books in stock at any time there’s bound to be something to suit your taste.

Please note: From 27 October, this shop will close at 4pm on all days due to Daylight Saving Time.

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Margate Books

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About Margate Books

Our Margate Books shop sells books, DVDs, records and CDs.


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