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Local Book Shop in Southsea

Do you have rare books or a specialist collection? Are you looking for something unique or difficult to find? Here at Twenty5Books, we pride ourselves on giving you a professional and friendly service. We strive to find the book you want among our collection and contacts. Based in Southsea, Portsmouth, we are always looking for unique and bespoke items to add to our vast collection. We also sell second-hand books online too, so there is something for everyone when you shop with us. 

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Come and see us!

Shop opening times:

Monday - Friday: 10am - 6pm

Saturday and Sunday: 10am - 4pm

Online opening times:

Open 24 hours, 7 days a week

Covid-19 Safety Information

  • In store Clean Air Filtration System

  • CO2 Monitor


  • Hand Gel supplied

  • Contactless Payment

  • Till Free Checkout

  • Self-service (Help optional)

Please follow in store signs and instructions. Some days may be fully self-service there are payment facilities for cards as well as cash. Please follow guidance and keep each other safe.

Returns, Deliveries and Collections

We do not offer a delivery service as standard but please contact us and we will do our best to accommodate you. Orders for collection are to be picked up at the store by a person of 18 years or over. If material is age restricted, you may be asked for ID. We discuss allowing you to collect from a more convenient location, please contact us and we will try to accommodate you where possible. If you are unhappy with the product, please contact us and we will come to an arrangement by way of replacement, refund, or store credit.

Digital Information

​We only keep basic details to complete an order this may include name, address, telephone number and email address. We will NEVER sell your details or pass them to another party. We may contact you using these details to fulfil your order, tell you of discounts and promotions or to ask for reviews. If you do not wish us to keep these details after the order is completed or would prefer not to be contacted for advertising purposes, please let us know and we will remove you details until next point of contact. Please contact us directly if you think somebody is using our service to scam you.

Terms and Conditions

We offer friendly terms and conditions with no hidden small print. Our aim is to be helpful, honest, and always considerate. If you feel we have fallen below this standard, please contact us. If you still feel unfairly treated, please leave a review we will accept you opinion but reserve the right to reply. Thank you. 


Looking for a local book shop in Southsea? Twenty5Books is the place for you. Please give us a call on the number below if your request is urgent and we will get back to you as soon as possible. 

205 Albert Road,
Southsea, PO4 0JP

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