Welcome to Burway Books
A Proudly Independent Bookshop in the in the heart of the Shropshire Hills – ‘Witchend‘ Country Malcolm Saville’s Lone Pine Country.
We are open six days a week and have a superlative reputation for our speedy and efficient ordering service and extensive book search facilities.
…which includes details of our Book Groups and our current bestsellers.
We have created a warm, cwtch, and welcoming environment in which you can spend time browsing, and we have done our best to align the stock to the needs of the local community: after 40 years we think we know them pretty well! We can often select the perfect book as a gift or just for you, our knowledgeable booksellers are here to help and advise.
Here is a short interview with Ros and Heather (as part of the Books Are My Bag 2015 Campaign) talking about the shop and various aspects of a bookseller’s daily life.
This story, like so many stories, begins with a gift. That gift, like so many gifts, was a book ….’
‘The Gifts of Reading’ by Robert Macfarlane, published 2016
Photos copyright: Natasha Savage, Ros Ephraim & Hilary Jones