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Sue Barker, Independent Usborne Organiser


I am always here to help

Welcome to Sue Barker's Books

I have 4 grown up children and 6 grandchildren and I run my bookselling business along side spending time with them and traveling around the country on my narrow boat. I enjoy working locally, in Stroud, attending fairs and markets, toddler groups and working in schools and pre-schools but this website allows me to work where ever I happen to be! 

But like many, I am currently working at home and we have been working throughout this crisis to bring books, games and activities into your homes to entertain and educate, We are always here to help. 

The on line shop is daunting, so many to choose from, so, if you are looking for the right Usborne book for your child, or for a present you can 

  • contact me to ask questions and get advise. My specialism is Early Year’s but I have an extensive knowledge of our huge catalogue. 
  • get some friends together on social media/internet and I can set up a Virtual Pop Up Book Shop and there’s free gifts and discounts in it for you
  • sign up to my monthly newsletter, to get updates on new releases and special offers( the link is at the bottom of this page)
  • follow me on FaceBook, 

Would you like to sell Usborne books too? My team is recruiting now.  It's just £48 to get started and you work the hours to suit you. This months starter kit looks amazing. 

We help give thousands of pounds worth of books to schools and pre-schools for free every year! Find out how here,  and lets explore creative ways to continue to help schools and families in the current situation. 

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