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Delivery Times

We deliver worldwide. In the UK every order is sent Free of charge via Royal Mail 1st Class post. Worldwide delivery is made via airmail (except in the USA and Australia where log books are printed locally, delivered by surface mail and can take an additional 2-3 days to despatch).

Items that are “in stock” are normally despatched within 24 hours (Monday – Friday 9 am – 5 pm GMT). See the table below for a delivery estimate.

Pre-ordered goods will be despatched as soon as stock is available. You should receive your book before it gets on to bookshop shelves. Books are printed in and sent from the UK, USA and Australia.

Number of books
DestinationService123456+Delivery Estimate
United KingdomFREE DELIVERYRoyal Mail 1st class or equivalent is FREE for all orders.1-2 working days
Europe*Airmail£4.00£6.00£8.00£10.00£12.00+£2 per item3-7 working days
USAStandard Post£3.50£3.90£4.30£4.70£5.10£5.502-8 working days
WorldwideAirmail£5.95£10.90£15.85£20.90£25.75Contact us5-10 working days


Western Europe: Albania, Andorra, Armenia, Austria, Azerbaijan, Azores, Balearic Islands, Belarus, Belgium, Bosnia Herzegovina, Bulgaria, Canary Islands, Corsica, Croatia, Cyprus, Czech Republic, Denmark, Estonia, Faroe Islands, Finland, France (inc Corsica and Monaco), Georgia, Germany, Gibraltar, Greece, Greenland, Hungary, Iceland, Irish Republic, Italy (inc San Marino and Vatican City), Kazakhstan, Kosovo, Kyrgyzstan, Latvia, Liechtenstein, Lithuania, Luxembourg, Macedonia, Madeira, Malta, Moldova, Monaco, Montenegro, Netherlands, Norway (inc Spitzbergen), Poland, Portugal (inc The Azores and Madeira), Romania, Russia, San Marino, Serbia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Spain (inc Balearic Islands and Canary Islands), Sweden, Switzerland, Tajikistan, Turkey.

Anywhere not listed in the table or note above is considered “Worldwide“.

Can be longer if customs decide to open a package.

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Christmas 2019 Last Order Dates

The following dates should be taken as a guide. In previous years adverse weather conditions have caused delays. Our advice is to order as early as possible to avoid disappointment and before midday (GMT) on the date listed.

We do try to update order statuses as quickly as possible. In busy times there can be a short delay. If you have received an order confirmation email rest assured your order will be processed and despatched as soon as possible.

*All orders must be placed by 1200 (GMT) to be assured of despatch on the date listed
Last order date*UK services
Friday 20 DecemberFree delivery (RM 1st Class)
*All orders must be placed by 1200 (GMT) to be assured of despatch on the date listed
Last order date*International Airmail
Monday 9 DecemberAfrica, Asia, Caribbean, Central and South America, Far and Middle East
Tuesday 10 DecemberCyprus, Malta
Wednesday 11 DecemberEastern Europe (except Czech Republic, Poland and Slovakia)
Thursday 12 DecemberAustralia, Greece, New Zealand and Turkey
Saturday 14 DecemberCanada, Czech Republic, Finland, Italy, Poland, Sweden, USA
Monday 16 DecemberAustria, Denmark, Germany, Iceland, Netherlands, Norway, Portugal, Slovakia, Spain, Switzerland
Wednesday 18 DecemberBelgium, France, Ireland, Luxembourg
*All orders must be placed by 1200 (GMT) to be assured of despatch on the date listed
Last order date*International HM Forces Mail
Monday 25 NovemberAirmail to Operational HM Forces
Friday 13 DecemberAirmail to Static HM Forces