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

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    The third issue of Australian Foreign Affairs explores Australia's strained relations with its northern neighbour. It will look at the risks and opportunities for ...

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    Stephen King for the avocado toast generation: dark, twisted, hilarious and unmissable. In 2008, 13-year-old Jon Bronson disappears on his morning walk to school. After ...

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  • Help Your Kids with Computer Science

    This homework helper explains to kids and parents computer science principles, from hardware to computer coding and what the future may hold. This study aid ...

    5+ in stock - ships Thu 19th!
  • Useless Magic: Lyrics and Poetry

    Lyrics and never-before-seen poetry and sketches from the iconic vocalist of Florence and the MachineSongs can be incredibly prophetic, like subconscious warnings or messages to ...

    4 in stock - ships Thu 19th!
  • Surviving Adolescents 2.0

    Parenting teenagers of this generation requires a new skill set.

    Adolescence is one of the most risky growth and developmental periods for our children. Like ...

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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)