Welcome to

Calluna Books

Calluna Books specialise in buying/selling out of print natural history books online, through our own mail order catalogue and by attending selected events and fairs. We have been trading since 1997 and are based in Wareham (Dorset) - callers are welcome by appointment. 

We have a stock of over 3500 titles of books, journals and reports that cover a wide range of natural history subject areas including birds, mammals, reptiles, floras, invertebrates, ecology, wildlife art and books on the general natural history of the UK and worldwide. 

Please check out our stock list and contact us if you would like to place an order, offer us books or if you have any questions. 

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Welcome to

The Dorset Birding & Wildlife Experience

Are you interested in watching Dorset’s birds and other wildlife? 

Using our expertise and local knowledge of the county, built up over 30-years, The Dorset Birding and Wildlife Experience offers a guiding service to show you the best that Dorset has to offer. 

We cater for all levels of experience and will take a flexible approach to what you want to see and where you want to go at any time of the year. We also offer illustrated wildlife talks to groups and can provide guides/organise tours for destinations beyond Dorset. Check out what we have to offer and contact us for further information or to discuss what you are looking for. 

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STOCK LISTS - updated for June 2022 


Upcoming Event: 

Calluna Books will be exhibiting at the new 'Global Birdfair' being held from Friday 15th to Sunday 17th of July at the Rutland Showground near Oakham. Check out www.globalbirdfair.org for the latest information about the event. 

We will be bringing a large selection of stock with us, including many items that will be reduced in price. 

If you are going, and would like to view any of our stock, please let us know what you would like to see anytime up until the 11th of July (subject to being unsold) so we can make sure that we have them with us. If you would like to purchase any books to collect at the fair (saving postage) they should be ordered by the 11th of July. 


Do you give natural history talks?

Work will be starting soon on the 2023 (43rd) edition of the Birdwatcher's Yearbook. If you are interested in taking out a listing in the 'lecturers directory' please contact us for details (a small charge is made to have a listing and includes a copy of the yearbook). 


The Birdwatcher's Yearbook 2022


Get your copy of the 2022 Birdwatcher's Yearbook - STOCKS ARE VERY LOW.  

RRP £22.00, offer price £20.00 including 2nd class postage  CLICK HERE


This year Calluna Books have donated 50p per individual sale/25p per trade sale to 'The Mouse-free Marion Project'.

SPONSORSHIP - 1st March: 15ha (£750) have been sponsored from sales of the Yearbook/some additional donations. 


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