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October Books

189 Portswood Road, Portswood, SouthamptonHampshireSO17 2NF
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When completing your order, please choose us as the shop to benefit from your order! Find out more

Our opening times
  • Mon
    09.00 - 18.00
  • Tue
    09.00 - 18.00
  • Wed
    09.00 - 18.00
  • Thur
    09.00 - 18.00
  • Fri
    09.00 - 18.00
  • Sat
    09.00 - 18.00
  • Sun
A little bit about us

Welcome to October Books, we are an independent co-operative bookshop. We stock a wide range of general books for both adults and children, in addition to our speciality areas such as social issues, humanities and political issues.

Festive Opening Hours

Wednesday 29th December: 10:00 - 16:00

Thursday 30th December: 10:00 - 16:00

Friday 31st December: 10:00 - 16:00

New Years Day, Saturday 1st January: CLOSED

Sunday 2nd January: CLOSED

Monday 3rd January: CLOSED

Tuesday 4th January: 10:00 - 17:30

Three steps to supporting us with your order...


Choose from thousands of brilliant books, DVDs, CDs and more.


Choose to collect your order from us or select home delivery.


Then once you've gone through checkout, choose us as the shop you'd like to support!

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