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Hello and welcome to The Reading Shop

We are at 7 The Parade, Oadby, Leicester, LE2 5BB

between Lloyds the Chemists and NatWest Bank

Opening hours 10 to 5 daily - closed on Sunday

Telephone: 0116 271 7077 email: info@thereadingshop.co.uk

A unique children's bookshop where parents (and grandparents!) can always find the right book, whether it’s for a young person who is making a start at reading, a child who can read but hates books, or a very young fluent reader.

Our special colour system arranges books according to skill and interest level, rather than age.

We have hundreds of the best children’s books in stock, handpicked for all ages: books for babies, wonderful picture storybooks for toddlers, books for children who are just starting to read, and of course, a wide range for good readers, whatever their age, including non-fiction, educational material, dual language books and our special gift packs.

To browse our online shop, please click on "Bookshop" to the left.


We take orders for ANY book.  Even if it's no longer in print, we'll try and find it for you - click on Books For Adults

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