A Year in Books Subscriptions

Put your reading into the hands of our expert booksellers. This much-loved Heywood Hill tradition sees a monthly book parcel delivered to your door. We are continuing to welcome new subscribers to A Year in Books during the coronavirus pandemic. The reading consultations cannot take place in person at the moment, but instead by telephone or online. Welcome packs for Christmas 2021 can be dispatched by us electronically up until noon on Christmas Eve. 'Heywood Hill has succeeded in reading my mind. They send books that broaden my horizons, and introduce me to new authors with admirable attention to my tastes' - Subscriber.


Reading Room

We are delighted to support Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Cornwall’s Reading Room initiative and to highlight The Duchess' book recommendations for the new season.


Our Front Table


Signed Copies



A hand picked selection of gift ideas from Heywood Hill. All of our gifts and Signed Copies come wrapped in our famous livery along with a Heywood Hill postcard.


Book Bundles

All of our book bundles come gift wrapped in our famous livery along with a Heywood Hill postcard.


Our Favourites

A selection of books read recently by our team that we are delighted to recommend!





history and current affairs



Literature / Poetry / Music






Crime, Thriller & Mystery


Art & Design




Gardening & Nature


Food & Drink


Children's Books & Gifts




Rare Food and Wine


Rare Travel


Rare Leather Bound Books


Rare Modern Firsts Editions


Rare Performing Arts


Rare Prints and Maps


Rare Miscellaneous