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Biggles Books

Part of the Stella & Rose's Books family

Help At Biggles Books

We are sorry that you are having difficulty using our site. If you can't find what you need below, please call us on 01291 689755 or email with the subject line of Website Help.

To purchase a book, click the 'Buy Now' button this will add the book to your shopping basket. Then continue shopping, you can checkout at any time by clicking on the basket link at the top of the page. For the checkout process you will be transfered automatically to our mainsite  

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Biggles Books Free Wants Matching

How it works:

Let us know what books you are looking for by filling in the form below. We will enter your request onto our database. When we get the book into stock we will send you a letter or email giving you all the details and the price. You can then let us know if the book is the one you are looking for. There is no obligation to purchase if we send you a quote.

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Biggles Books To Sell

Please NOTE:Temporarily, we are not buying any further books while we catalogue a number of recent large collections. We expect to be buying again around the end of July - please do not send lists until that date. Thank you.Obviously, we do understand if you prefer to sell elsewhere more quickly. 


Do you have Biggles books, or other titles by W.E.Johns, to sell? If so please get in touch as we are always on the lookout for more Biggles, Worrals, Gimlet, Space Series and Steeley books!

Glossary of Descriptive Book Terms

Our books are graded using the following terms:-

As New / Mint: In the condition you would expect in a shop selling new books.

Fine: Almost as new, no major blemishes but showing signs of being previously owned. No major faults.

Shipping Rates


Delivery within UK:

UK Standard £3.70, regardless of the value, number and weight of books. Delivery times are 2-3 business days, and we will tell you the shipping method by email when your order is dispatched (Royal Mail Tracked 48 or Parcel Force 48). Orders over £100 will require a signature on receipt.

UK EXPRESS £10, regardless of the value, number and weight of books. Delivery is fully tracked and guaranteed next day (Monday - Friday) and your order will be sent by either Royal Mail Special Delivery 1pm or Parcel Force 24, requiring a signature on receipt.

About Stella & Rose's Books

We have two shops both situated in the beautiful Wye Valley on the border between England and Wales.


Stella Books

Located in the lovely village of Tintern - well known for its ancient abbey, Stella Books has been established since 1991 and has over 35,000 books in stock on all subjects.


Other sites maintained by Stella & Rose's Books

Rupert Annuals 

Biggles Books

Press Page

Below are a few of the mentions Stella & Rose's Books have received in the Press.


Silver Certificate from Hearing Dogs for Deaf People for being 'Hearing Dog Friendly' (2007) Wales Finalist - British Small Business Champions Awards (BSBC) (2008)

Television & Video

Terms & Conditions

Our terms

Payment with order. All our prices are in British pounds. We accept Paypal and most major Credit and Debit cards including Amex.

Order before noon (UK time), on a working day, and our objective is for same day dispatch,  Orders received after mid-day (UK time) on Fridays may not be processed until the following Monday. Postage & packing are extra,  for more information see our shipping rates page. We confirm despatch by email and provide estimates of delivery times and tracking numbers when available.

Our books are located across two shops, Stella Books in Tintern and Rose's Books in Hay-On-Wye,  and maybe sent in multiply parcels, at our expense, if located across the shops.

Privacy, Security & Cookies

Privacy & Security

All information supplied to us by our customers is treated as totally confidential and is never passed on to any other parties. You can access our website without disclosing personal details, but if you would like to make a purchase, register your wants or subscribe to our mailing list we will need to have some personal details. This includes your name, your postal address, your e-mail address and other details depending on which service you request.

We only use your data to communicate with you and to help us to provide you with excellent customer service. This includes confirmation of order despatch if you purchase from us and notification of books of interest to you if you register your wants with us.