A warm welcome to Book-ish, your friendly independent bookshop, located in Crickhowell, a pretty town 5 miles from Abergavenny in the Brecon Beacons National Park.

Our philosophy is simple, we want to connect people to books, help children to develop a life long love of reading and encourage imaginative play. We offer a friendly, quality service and are happy to talk about books all day long....you just try and stop us!

Owned by Emma & Andrew Corfield-Walters, Book-ish offers a professional service, both in store at 23 High Street, Crickhowell and here online.

Book•ish Events

Tuesday, March 1, 2016

7.30 Dragon Inn, Crickhowell

Open Book Club with Claire Fuller, Author of the wonderful 'Our Endless Numbered Days' - Winner of the 2015 Desmond Elliott Prize 

Tickets £20 to include a copy of Claires book a cheese plate and a glass of wine. You an pick up your copy pior to the event in order to read and discuss.

Places are limited to 25. These events sell out fast, please reserve your ticket NOW!

Tuesday, February 16, 2016

7.30 Dragon Inn, Crickhowell

Join us for an evening full of 80’s nostalgia as Julia Forster visits Book-ish to talk about her debut novel, What a Way to Go.

Book•ish News

February 19th, 2015 - 11:24

May 18th, 2013 - 22:30

The lovely people from National Book Tokens have now made it possible for us to sell e-books!

To set up an account or for further information, please click on the link below


January 9th, 2013 - 20:24

‘To read a book for the first time is to make an acquaintance with a new friend; to read it for a second time is to meet an old one’
Chinese Saying