Books & Beyond

The bookshop owned by and at
the heart of the community.

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Making a difference

Books & Beyond

The bookshop owned by and at the heart of the community.


Mon & Tue | 9am-5pm
Wed | 9am-1pm
Thu & Fri | 9am-5pm
Sat | 9am-1pm
Sun | Closed

British Book Awards 2017 Independent Bookshop of the Year Regional Finalist
At CCB we are passionate about making a difference in our community by inspiring reading and literacy. As a social enterprise we trade for the benefit of the community, investing in local projects and working collaboratively with individuals and partner organisations including schools, libraries and literary festivals. Our aim is to provide a brilliant service; create accessible meeting spaces for events & workshops; and develop a volunteer programme tailored to the needs of individuals.

We are the only independent bookshop in Mid Devon.
Community Owned since 2013.
Read our story
“Every town needs a great book shop. Crediton has one. Long may it continue!”

Michael Morpurgo

Get our latest news

From books & author events to our work with schools & World Book Day – keep up to date with our latest news. More.

Become a shareholder

Become part-owner of a bookshop! It’s a great way to support our work and also makes a lovely gift. More.

Volunteer with us

Whether it’s helping in the shop or any number of other ways to lend a hand we are always looking for volunteers. More.