Welcome to the Owl Bookshop

Customer notice:

Great news! The Owl is now fully open. We have safety measures in place and restrictions on numbers permitted in the shop so please do bear with us as we all get used to the new set-up. We will be operating our usual hours and look forward to hearing what you have all been up to over the past few months.

Owl Bookshop
Bob Dylan by Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara |

Bob Dylan

Maria Isabel Sanchez Vegara


Perdu by Richard Jones |


Richard Jones


The Deathless Girls by Kiran Millwood Hargrave |

The Deathless Girls

Kiran Millwood Hargrave


Don’t Worry, Little Crab by Chris Haughton |

Don’t Worry, Little Crab

Chris Haughton


Camden Changing by Richard Lansdown & Gillian Tindall |

Camden Changing

Richard Lansdown & Gillian Tindall


Brutal London by Simon Phipps |

Brutal London

Simon Phipps


Cook’s Camden by Mark Swenarton |

Cook’s Camden

Mark Swenarton


London Born by Sidney Day |

London Born

Sidney Day


The Fields Beneath by Gillian Tindall |

The Fields Beneath

Gillian Tindall


The Grass Arena by John Healy |

The Grass Arena

John Healy


The Ungrateful Refugee by Dina Nayeri |

The Ungrateful Refugee

Dina Nayeri


Upheaval by Jared Diamond |


Jared Diamond


Girl by Edna O’Brien |


Edna O’Brien


The Nickel Boys by Colson Whitehead |

The Nickel Boys

Colson Whitehead


David Copperfield by Charles Dickens |

David Copperfield

Charles Dickens


The Luminaries by Eleanor Catton |

The Luminaries

Eleanor Catton


Another Country by James Baldwin |

Another Country

James Baldwin


Girl, Woman, Other by Bernardine Evaristo |

Girl, Woman, Other

Bernardine Evaristo


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Owl Bookshop
207-209 Kentish Town Road
NW5 2JU 
Opening times

Monday – Friday 09:00 - 18:00
Saturday – 09:00 - 18:00
Sunday 11:00 - 18:00
Bank holidays – 11:00 - 18:00