An independent bookshop based in Edinburgh’s seaside community of Portobello

We’re open 7 days a week, 10am to 6pm.

Our online shop's homepage and recommendations pages are curated by us, and you’ll also find 4.8 million additional titles to browse (not all books are in stock, but there’s speedy postal delivery direct to you or order for collection options for most books).

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Our Fitzcarraldo Picks for Independent Bookshop Week

For this year's Independent Bookshop Week we are collaborating with one of our favourite indie publishers, Fitzcarraldo Editions. To celebrate we have put together a list of some of our favourite Fitzcarraldo titles.

Our Picks for Pride

Happy Pride! Here's a slice of the queer literature we've been loving lately.

Discoveries From Indie Presses

From fiction in translation to experimental novels and essays, here are our picks from our favourite small presses!