We would like to offer you a warm welcome to our website.
We are an AWARD WINNING INDEPENDENT BOOKSHOP & COFFEE BAR with an OUTDOOR TERRACE, in Thirsk, North Yorkshire. We have lovely books, cards, and gift wrap for all occasions, as well as prints, toys, maps, diaries, calendars and a miscellany of other gifts.
You can come and enjoy delicious cakes, light lunches and drinks in our friendly, comfortable cafe & relaxing garden Terrace, with FREE WiFi indoors & out! We also organise a host of book related events every month, such as our Bloomin' Words Cabaret evenings, and regular storytime for children every week. You can join our loyalty card schemes for books and the coffee bar to gain offers and discounts, and receive our monthly e-news.
Set in the heart of Yorkshire, White Rose BookCafe is a family business based in Thirsk. Sue Lake and her late father Steve Clements opened the shop in Thirsk in October 1995, to offer a modern, quality bookselling environment. Sue’s sister assists in the running of the bookshop, along with eight other great members of staff.
go that 'extra mile' to help and advise you.