Browse books at WHSmith to find your next read

Books introduce us to new worlds, exciting characters and possibilities that ignite our imagination. Whether it’s a dangerous Thriller that gets your heart racing, or a quirky debut with a distinct voice you just can’t put down; a great book can whisk you away somewhere new and stay with you for a lifetime.

At WHSmith our bookshelves are brimming with exciting new reads to delve into. You’ll find new books from your favourite authors, and you can pre-order books coming soon to be one of the first to peel back the pages! From crime fiction, to romance, to horror, to fantasy; we have an enormous range of series and novels just waiting to be added to your reading pile.

As well as phenomenal fiction, we also have children's books for all ages and interests. From learning to read, to bedtime stories, to books for older readers; the next book to steal your little one’s imagination and nurture their love of reading is just around the corner. Online at WHSmith you’ll find the classics that you know and love from your own childhood, such as Roald Dahl as well as fantastic new authors such as David Walliams, Jeff Kinney and Tom Fletcher.

We discover recommendations for the best books to read in all sorts of places, whether it’s our bookworm friends, a Saturday morning spent browsing our favourite bookshop, the Richard & Judy Book Club, a new book-to-screen adaptation, or BookTok! The authors we find, the books we fall in love with and even the genres that we immerse ourselves in all have an impact and accompany us through life.

Whatever your favoured genre is, you’re sure to find your next unforgettable literary adventure with WHSmith!