Per The Secret Bookshelf

We're fascinating by lighthouses! Living by the sea, they're such an important beacon of hope and safety. Here's some of our favourite books about lighthouses. 

The Lamplighters

Emma Stonex

14,99 € 13,94 €

A fantastic book, part mystery, part thriller and part family intrigue. It builds to a satisfying and thrilling end.

The Lighthouse Stevensons

Bella Bathurst

9,99 € 9,29 €

The story of (Robert Louis) Stevenson's family who built many of the lighthouses of Britain. The engineering is captured, but also the family's story, evocatively and unforgettably. A fantastic book.

Lighthouses of Ireland: An Illustrated Guide to the Sentinels that Guard our Coastline

Roger O'Reilly

24,99 € 23,24 €

Stunning photographs, a real labour of love, this is a beautiful gift book for any lighthouse or coastal enthusiast.

The Lighthouse

P. D. James

8,99 € 8,36 €

An Adam Dalgleish mystery.

To the Lighthouse

Virginia Woolf

6,99 € 6,50 €

The classic tale by Virgina Wolf. So well written, it stands the test of time.

The Snow Goose

Paul Gallico i Angela Barrett

12,99 € 12,08 €

This is such a lovely edition of the classic tale by Paul Gallico, telling us of the miracle at Dunkirk, but also the story of a lonely man, the girl who befriended him and the Lost Princess who bonded them together. The lighthouse gives shelter but it's also a symbol of the war and the broken land it is causing.

Letters from the Lighthouse

Emma Carroll

7,99 € 7,43 €

The Salt Path: The 80-week Sunday Times bestseller that has inspired over half a million readers

Raynor Winn

9,99 € 9,29 €

Such a popular book, that not just captures the sense of place and the coast, but also the strong emotional journey of a couple.

The Lighthouse

Paco Roca

14,99 € 13,94 €


Jeff VanderMeer

8,99 € 8,36 €

A sci fi take on the beacon of the lighthouse, and the hope it offers in the darkness.


Jeanette Winterson

8,99 € 8,36 €

The Lighthouse Keeper's Mystery

Ronda Armitage i David Armitage

6,99 € 6,50 €

One of a fun series of books for young readers.


Annet Schaap

7,99 € 7,43 €

Such a lovely book for young readers, and well written too!

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