About us

John Morten Booksellers, trading as E. J. Morten Booksellers, has been run from a quintessential cobbled street in Didsbury Village, South Manchester, since 1959 with three successive generations taking over the business. The business incorporates both a new retail book shop and a historical second-hand & antiquarian book arm. 

 

 

 

New Books 

The Warburton-street book shop offers a wide selection of up-to-date new fiction and non-fiction books for sale. Book cases are stocked high and wide with leafy subject matter which includes modern best-sellers, travel, health and wellbeing, science, education, the arts and classic literature.

 

David, who has been a stellar employee at the independent bookshop for over 25 years, will be only too happy to assist in finding the book you are looking for. Our year-round dedicated collection of new signed first-edition books for sale is extremely popular and can help in sourcing that perfect gift. Or, if you're looking for a bargain, why not browse our bargain book table?

 

As well as books for adults there is also a dedicated chidren's room. This is home to a colourful selection of fun and educational books for little ones be it to help with maths homework, art projects, imaginative reading or the perfect bed-time story. Fun accessories such as bookmarks are also on sale. 

 

Please feel free to pop into the book shop for a leisurely browse or alternatively ring beforehand to reserve your book. We are also happy to order any book if we do not have what you require on our shelves. 

 

 

 

 

 

EJ Morten Booksellers tel: 0161 445 7629 mob: 07836 785 154 email: morten.booksellers@lineone.net                         © 2015 EJ Morten Booksellers

Specialists in new and antiquarian/secondhand/rare books in Didsbury, Manchester