Market Place Books
Right in the heart of Kendal


Our first Bitesize Theology Evening for 2017 was held on 6th September and was a great success.

We are holding 2 more sessions this year, focusing further on Jesus & The Kingdom

They will be held at Café Nero - next door to the shop - starting at 6:30 pm

11th October

8th November




Market Place Books is situated in the centre of Kendal on the edge of the beautiful English Lake District. The shop looks out over the town's picturesque and bustling Market Place, and is adjacent to Branthwaite Brow, the town's most popular camera subject.

What can we offer?

Our shelves are stocked with books and educational materials, as well as music, CDs, DVDs, gifts for all occasions and teaching resources. Our principle lines include Christian books, Bibles, devotional guides and study manuals, with many Christian biographies and theological works.

We can  also offer Churches the opportunity to run their own bookstalls and will supply books on sale or return which can be renewed, as required, on a regular basis. Ministers & Church leaders can request a ‘Resource Box’ to review a number of books in the comfort of their own study before making a purchase.

For more detailed information please use our Contact Page.


Resources for Ministers and Youth Workers Resources for services, ministers and youth work teaching materials.


Small Group Study Guides for Christians ‘Borrow’ a box of materials for a week, to browse at home before ordering.


Bookstalls for Church EventsWe provide books for you on a Sale or Return basis to run a bookstall at church or to take to an event.