The Works was founded back in 1981 and now features over 40,000 products available to buy from its 360 high street outlets and vast online store. Serving over 22.5 million customers every year, it specialises in highly affordable books, stationery, toys and art supplies that anyone can enjoy. This means you can shop in a way that suits you: if you’d prefer to buy in-store but don’t want to leave it to chance, you can even check what’s in stock online and then pick it up in person.
Whether you’re stocking up on books for school or for bedtime reading, The Works has got you well covered. With academic levels ranging from pre-school to university and a range of subjects too, you’ll find lots of great value books to help with your studies. If your reading is just for fun, you’ll find all the big hitters here, from Harry Potter to Hunger Games, Game of Thrones to Goosebumps, everyone can get stuck into a good book at The Works. But there are plenty of other books too and with a wealth of categories and authors to choose from, discovering something new is never far away.
If you’re itching to get creative, The Works has loads of ideas, with arts supplies aplenty to get messy and get making. With paints, pencils, paper, fabrics and much more, you’re sure to find something to inspire you however you like to make. Whether your thing is jewellery, origami, papier mache or watercolours, The Works has everything you need for your next project. For those with an eye for even more of a bargain, check out the Price Drop Zone. It’s teaming with even better deals, so go and see what you could save!
Select your offer of choice and you’ll be taken to the online store, remembering to copy your code if necessary and shopping the products included in the offer
Click on your chosen product and select ‘Add to Basket’ then ‘Go to Basket’
In your basket, enter your promotion code in the box beneath your order and click ‘Apply’
Then proceed to checkout to finish your purchase
Any offer without a code has been discounted automatically
Standard Delivery is £2.99 (free if order over £20) and usually takes 3-5 working days. Next Day Delivery costs £6.99 and will have your items delivered the next working day if ordered by 3pm weekdays. Free Click & Collect is available and usually takes 3-5 working days.
You can return your items within 30 days of purchase for a refund or exchange. You must inform The Works within 7 days of receipt of items of your wish to return. Any items returned must be unused and in a saleable condition as well as in their original packaging. You can return an item to a store or by post with original documentation included. See the returns page for more details.
Check out the store locator for your nearest branch.
You can pay with Visa, Mastercard, Maestro, AmEx or PayPal.
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