Whilst the PBFA is the largest trade association and the largest provider of quality book fairs in the UK, it is just one part of the secondhand book trade. This trade is a closely knit community and below are links to other book related sites which you may like to visit.

Antiquarian Book and related organisations

Antiquarian Booksellers Association (ABA) - our sister trade association -
Fine Press Book Association -
Ephemera Society -
Etc Fairs -

Online information - an extensive site with book fair information, a searchable directory of shops (with comments from visitors - well worth a browse) and much more. A very useful resource.

Book trade journals, magazines and directories

Sheppards Directories

Buying books on the internet

PBFA Premier fair websites usually list some items which can be purchased direct from the dealer. Please see the Premier Fairs page for websites.

Suppliers For the Book Trade

Suppliers of book jacket covers, paperback book covers and book repair materials worldwide please visit  Also a  PBFA Member.  Visit the Whats New page for a Special Offer.

Listening Books

The PBFA is pleased to support Listening Books - the charity that 'opens up the wonderful world of books to anyone who finds it difficult to read in the usual way'.

National Libraries

British Library
National Library of Scotland
National Library of Wales