Welcome! You've arrived at Boffins, an independent bookshop in Perth, Western Australia. Since 1989, we've delighted readers with our eclectic range: from technical manuals to sumptuous cookbooks to the latest fiction and children's bestsellers. Whatever your passion, there's a book for you at Boffins.

Recommended new releases and bestsellers

  • Delicious Every Day: Mostly Healthy, Always Tasty

    Drama-free recipes that are 90% healthy, 10% indulgence, from a beloved TV cook. By the time she was a teen, Anna Gare could magic up ...

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  • The Good People

    The fires on the hills smouldered orange as the women left, pockets charged with ashes to guard them from the night. Watching them fade into ...

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  • The House on the Hill

    The third memoir from the author of bestsellers Salvation Creek and The House at Salvation Creek. The third memoir from the author of bestsellers Salvation ...

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  • Einstein's Greatest Mistake: The Life of a Flawed Genius

    Widely considered the greatest genius of all time, Albert Einstein revolutionised our understanding of the cosmos with his general theory of relativity and helped to ...

    5+ in stock - ships today!
  • Nasty Galaxy

    A lavishly illustrated, envelope-pushing life bible from Sophia Amoruso, bestselling author of #GIRLBOSS and founder of NastyGal. Nasty Galaxy is part scrapbook, part inspo-journey - and ...

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  • Beyond Carousel

    Everyone you know has disappeared. What would you do? Nox, Taylor and Lizzy are desperate to uncover the secret of their entrapment. But there is ...

    4 in stock - ships today!

What our customers think

Greatest book shop in Perth by far. [The staff] seem to all have an infinite repertoire of knowledge they are happy to serve out.
— Michael Wilson (Google)
Best bookshop...the only reason to train into Perth
— Evelyn Wheeler (Facebook)
The staff are unfailingly friendly, helpful, and professional, and have an uncanny knack of knowing what I need...
— Google user
Great store. All your books you need, if your TAFE bookshop doesn't have what you need, they DO.
— Matthew Davie (Facebook)