Slide Kim's Bookshop We love buying books
Try us first if you are selling books, after assessing your collection we can arrange appointments to visit you if you live locally.
Kim's Bookshop The second life of books With the passage of time books accumulate in houses, there will be occasions when they need new homes.
We are keen to buy your saleable books at a fair price.
Slide Kim's Bookshop 50,000 Books in stock
Both our shops carry a huge range of fiction and non-fiction books all carefully shelved and fairly priced. Our friendly, enthusiastic and knowledgeable staff are always on hand to assist.
kims bookshop - Chichester bookshop

Services in West Sussex

We are specialist book buyers.

From individual titles to entire collections, we would love to hear from you if you have books to sell. If you have a rare or unusual book or are simply unsure about the value of your collection, come and speak to an expert, we are always happy to chat to you….

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Free Collection

We are always happy to arrange for our lady buyer to visit you at home to look at your books alternatively you are welcome to pop your books into either of our shops, simply call us to arrange.

Buying and Selling

With over 50,000 titles in stock you are sure to find something of interest, there are few things in life more pleasurable than browsing in a friendly bookshop. If you are thinking of selling your books then we would love to chat to you.

We have two Stores

Our shops are conveniently located in Chichester and Arundel, both have convenient parking close by.

Book Finder

We are not known as the ‘book detectives’ for nothing. Have you been searching for that elusive out of print title? Drop us a note, pop in or gives us a call and let us see if we can find it for you.

about us

Established more than 40 years ago, Kim's Bookshops carry over 50,000 new, second hand and antiquarian books in stock. Whatever your interest, from Winnie the Pooh to Roman Architecture you are certain to find it somewhere on our shelves.

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28 South Street Chichester 01243 778477
10 High Street Arundel 01903 882680

    Serving the community
    Over 40 years