Visit the *NEW* Bookwise website here!

Bookwise comprises three charity bookshops in Nottingham City Centre, Southwell & Newark, selling second hand books (many nearly new) in support of Music for Everyone. Bookwise sells:

  • Many nearly-new books at bargain prices
  • Collectables & special interest books
  • Greetings cards
  • Second-hand sheet music and music scores
  • Second-hand CDs
  • Many bargains in second hand books on a range of subjects including Fiction, Biography, Film & TV, Art, Music, Theatre, Poetry, Drama, Children’s, Natural History and much more!

Contact Bookwise

The best way to contact Bookwise is to email

To contact by phone, please see the information below for each shop and a member of staff can help with your queries.

Call for Donations

Got any books, CDs or sheet music lying around that you don’t need? Why not donate them to Music for Everyone. You can drop them at one of our shops or call 0115 958 9312 for more information.

*Bookwise will accept donations but does not purchase books*

Bookwise Nottingham City Centre

10 Goose Gate

Phone: 0115 9589312


Opening Hours: Monday-Saturday 11.00am-4.00pm

What our customers say: It’s a great little shop and well worth a visit. A really good range of books on just about any subject. 

It’s Nottinghams hidden gem!

Bookwise Southwell

2 Queen Street
NG25 0AA

Phone (during opening hours): 01636 918687


Opening Hours: Monday-Saturday 9.30am-4.30pm

Read a review about Bookwise in Southwell here.

Bookwise Newark

2 Queen’s Head Court
NG24 1EL


Opening Hours: Monday-Saturday 9.30am-4.30pm

What our customers say: Great little bookshop, friendly and helpful staff!

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