About Stella & Rose's Books
We have two shops both situated in the beautiful Wye Valley on the border between England and Wales.
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.
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SHOP Opening HoursMonday to Friday, (including bank holidays)
10:30am - 5pm closed between 1 & 1:45 for lunch
10am - 5:15 pm
Closed 25th & 26th December & 1st January
Situated in the beautiful market town of Hay-On-Wye - renowned for its bookshops - Rose's Books has been established since 1995 and carries a stock of over 12,000 children's and illustrated books.
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SHOP Opening Hours
10am to 5:20pm
Saturday and Sunday
10am to 5:15pm
Meet the team. These are our main staff members. We also have a number of part-time staff.
Sonia (and Onyx)
This is Sonia together with her assistant Onyx, a 'Hearing Dog for the Deaf'! Sonia manages Stella Books and her specialist subject is Natural History - if you have a collection of Natural History books to sell, please let her know!
For more information about Hearing Dogs click here!
Theresa looks after our shop customers at Stella Books.
Adam keeps an eye on our Sales & Marketing strategies. He also catalogues general stock and maintains our excellent section of Observer's Books & Biggles books. If you have any Observer or Biggles books to sell, or are looking for titles to complete your collection, please contact Adam.
Mondays to Thursdays he is in charge of processing orders to ensure your books arrive promptly and in the best possible condition.
Tim works on developing and maintain our websites. He also looks after our section of popular Jennings books by Anthony Buckeridge. If you have any Jennings books to sell, or suggestions for our website, Tim would like to hear from you!
Nicky currently works Fridays to Sundays at our Tintern shop, processing orders to ensure your books arrive promptly and in the best possible condition.
Maria is the manager of Rose's Books and has been in the bookselling business since college. She is the founder of Stella and Rose's Books and is considered an expert in the field of children's books.
Steve is our IT manager.
Lorna processes internet orders for Rose's Books, as well as helping in the shop.
Catriona looks after shop customers at Rose's Books and is always ready to help you find the book that you've always wanted!
Founding partners Cliff & Chris have retired from the day-to-day business.
Sadly Cliff passed away in March 2017