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Specialist book dealers for over 35 years

Barely Read Books stocks W. E. Johns' books, magazines, children's books, artwork and more. If you have any questions about our products or delivery service, contact our book dealers today using the details below.

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Shipping information

Our aim is to ensure that your products are delivered to you quickly, economically and conveniently. We deliver to addresses throughout the UK and offer a range of delivery options.

All delivery times quoted are the average, and cannot be guaranteed.

If you are unsure of your requirements then you can contact our Customer Services Team.

All orders over £50 will be sent tracked and insured.


We reserve the right to change our delivery charges without notice and may vary our promotional offers.

Customs charges

If you are ordering goods for delivery outside of the UK, please note that your consignment may be subject to import duties and taxes, which are levied once the goods reach the country of destination. Any such charges levied in relation to customs clearance must be paid by you. It is accepted by you that Barely Read Books has no control over additional charges in relation to customs clearance. Barely Read Books recommend that you check with your local customs officials or post office for more information regarding importation taxes/duties that may be applicable to your online order. You will be the importer of record and responsible for any import VAT and duty that needs to be paid. In addition, any charges for import clearance will be paid by you, the customer.

Shipping countries

We cover shipping to most global destinations

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