Welcome to The Alligator's Mouth Children's Bookshop

Tier 4 Update:

  We are once again having to close our doors from today, Sunday 20th December, but the good news is that we are still here for all your book needs. And whilst we're not sure when we'll be able to reopen, there are plenty of ways to keep supporting us and updated with the latest news.

Orders can be placed by...

  Telephone: 020 8948 6775

  Email: info@thealligatorsmouth.co.uk

  Our website shop: thealligatorsmouth.co.uk/shop

  Bookshop UK: uk.bookshop.org/shop/alligatorsmouth  

Click & Collect and Local Delivery

  We are pleased to be able to continue with our usual click and collect service with all orders, and if you live locally we are able to hand deliver books to you. (Please confirm your address with us before selecting home delivery on our website as we are limited by bus routes and how far we can walk or cycle!)

Contact Hours

  Due to the current situatiuon, the hours we're working are slightly different from usual. If you'd like to contact us (and we'd love to hear from you!) or need to pick up an order, please do so within the following hours:

This week:

Monday 18th-Friday 22nd: 10am-5pm

Saturday 23rd-Sunday 24th: CLOSED

Next week:

Monday-Saturday: 10am-5pm

Sunday: CLOSED

Stay safe, best wishes and much love to you all,

All at the Alligator's Mouth

Alligator drawing by Chris Riddell

Current contact and collection hours

Monday-Saturday: 11am-4pm

Sunday: CLOSED

Thurs 4th Feb: closed for collections



If your child would love a book a month or even a book a week to keep them happy during lockdown and beyond, we recommend arranging a subscription. We love creating recommendations for our subscribees, who develop a lovely relationship with the shop and a real excitement about reading.

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The Alligator's Mouth

2a Church Court, Richmond TW9 1JL

Email: info@thealligatorsmouth.co.uk Tel: 020 8948 6775

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