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Waterstones Edinburgh West End

There's something for everyone in Edinburgh's biggest bookshop, Waterstones Edinburgh West End, located at the heart of the city, opposite Edinburgh Castle, on the capital's main shopping street!

Waterstones Edinburgh West End

About Waterstones Edinburgh West End

128 Princes Street, Edinburgh New Town EH2 4AD
01312262666
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Our four-floor bookshop is right at the heart of the city, opposite Edinburgh Castle, on the capital's main shopping street; Princes St. We've got something for everyone: a large and inviting Children's department, a robust and exciting events programme, a Scottish department that reflects the richness and diversity of our great country, Stationery and Magazines for everyone & our very own Café W, on the Second Floor, with breath taking views of the Castle and Edinburgh skyline, where we work with local suppliers to bring you the very best food and drink that the city has to offer.

Upcoming Events at Waterstones Edinburgh West End

An Evening with Victoria Aveyard in Edinburgh

14th March 2024

Join us with the internationally bestselling author, Victoria Aveyard, to celebrate the release of Fate Breaker - the highly anticipated final book in the beloved Realm Breaker trilogy.

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In Conversation: Liza North, Heather Darwent, Cailean Steed

19th March 2024

Join Liza North, Heather Darwent and Cailean Steed to celebrate their brilliant books at Waterstones Edinburgh West End on 19th March!

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It’s the Gruffalo’s 25th Birthday!

23rd March 2024

Join us at Waterstones Edinburgh West End on Saturday 23rd March in our kids area on the first floor to celebrate the Gruffalo's 25th Birthday with storytime and activities!

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Easter Egg Hunt!

30th March 2024 - 31st March 2024

Join us at Waterstones Edinburgh West End on Saturday 30th and Sunday 31st March for our Easter Egg Hunt - with prizes!

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