Welcome to Griffin Books! 

As Penarth’s only independent bookshop, we’re dedicated to finding the perfect book for every customer, whether that’s through the wide range of fiction and non-fiction titles we have in store, or through our speedy home delivery service.

We love to bring you literary experiences - we host regular author events and signings, bringing some of the biggest names and most exciting debut authors from across the UK and beyond to Penarth. We also hold a lively weekly toddler Storytime session and run a number of Book Clubs for adults and children. These events are now taking place online via Zoom, Facebook and Instagram. You can view our full events programme here.

You can now browse our stock and buy books online from: We offer a free click and collect service and postal delivery worldwide (charges apply).  

We hope to serve the large community of book lovers in Penarth and beyond, and inspire others to help it grow!


Griffin Books | 029 2070 6455
9A Windsor Road, Penarth, Wales, CF64 1JB


Opening times: 9am - 5:30pm Mon to Sat

9A Windsor Road, Penarth, CF64 1JB

Telephone: 029 2070 6455

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