The second hand book shop

The second hand bookshop at Hardcastle Crags

Browse through a range of quality second hand books and discover a new exciting read on your visit to Hardcastle Crags. All donations go towards essential conservation work, helping us to care for this special place for future generations.

The second hand bookshop 

Inside the historic Gibson Mill you'll find the second hand bookshop, open 7 days a week, 10am - 4pm.

Whether you're a fan of sci-fi, looking for a new book on nature or searching for an exciting children's adventure story, the shop is packed with a great selection of second hand books for you to browse and enjoy.

We've got a great range of nature books on offer
Nature books for sale in the second hand bookshop at Hardcastle Crags
We've got a great range of nature books on offer

All of the funds raised from the second hand bookshop will go back into conservation, helping us to care for this amazing place. By picking up a new page-turner, you're helping look after Hardcastle Crags for generations.

Why not grab a book to enjoy in the sun, whilst you tuck into a slice of cake and cup of tea from the cafe? 

Donating your books 

We're still accepting donations for the second hand bookshop. To make a donation, please bring your books along to Midgehole car park on a Saturday and Sunday, between 10am and 3pm, and drop these off at the car park. 

Thank you for your support.