Prama House, Summertown, Oxford, Oxfordshire
This is the sister shop to the Book House in Thame run by Mr Pattinson, the founder of children's bookshops in 1972. The children's range is extensive; board and bath books, picture and gift books all the way through to teenage books. They have regular author events, such as with Julian Donaldson (The Gruffalo) and Emma Chichester-Clark (Elmer). Open Mon-Sat 9am-5.30pm.