WHSmith has one of the biggest collections of classic fiction in the UK. Spanning the centuries, the novels and plays within this catalogue have stood the test of time and become the much-loved stories no bookshelf should be without. Whether you're a fan of Victorian gothic, modernist masterpieces or contemporary literary fiction, you’re guaranteed to find your next read within our incredible classics collection.
Fiction down the centuries.
Classic works of literature are essential reading, and we stock titles from some of the most well-known and well-loved artists throughout history. Covering both plays and novels, our classic fiction collection gives you the chance to load up your bookshelves with some of the greatest stories ever told. Whether you're into science fiction, adventure tales, crime, romance or spine-chilling ghost stories, there's something for everyone in this catalogue. With beautifully bound hardbacks and handy, accessible paperbacks, you're sure to discover something new or rekindle your love for a book or author you read in the past. With titles old and new, by both British authors and writers from around the globe, these beautifully written classics will open your eyes to new ways of seeing the world.
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Think you've found your next classic novel? When you're ready to order you can do so via our fast and secure online payment system. You can also choose to have your books delivered straight to your home or opt for click and collect, so that you can pick them up from selected branches of WHSmith.