Book Service

The Plum Village UK Book Service offers Thich Nhat Hanh’s books, DVDs and CDs and meditation bells. Thich Nhat Hanh has written over 100 books.

The sale of the books and bells in-house provides a service for our community of practitioners while raising funds that benefit Plum Village UK.

What’s New?


Parallax Press has recently published Sister Annabel’s eagerly-awaited  autobiography entitled True Virtue: The Journey of an English Buddhist Nun. You can order your copy from us using the form below.

Download the August 2019 booklist here (pdf)

Download the order form here (pdf)

Suggested books for people new to mindfulness

The Miracle of Mindfulness: Introduction to meditation, concentration, and relaxation.

Being Peace: A classic of contemporary religious literature. This eloquent meditation on “Being Peace in order to make peace” is more relevant than ever. A book of the world and the quality of our lives.

Touching Peace: Showing how mindful awareness helps us to see the roots of war, violence, substance abuse and social alienation.

The Long Road Turns to Joy: A Guide to Walking Meditation – Learn to enjoy each step

The World We Have: A good introductory book on sustainable living

DVDs and CDs

Download the the DVD and CD catalogue here (PDF)

Download the order form here.

Meditation Bells

Small Bell

3.5″ bell with brocade cushion and inviter
£40 plus postage and packing

Large Bell

7” Black “iron” bell with antique hammered finish, brocade cushion and suede inviter.
£200.00 plus postage and packing

Download the order form here.

Practice Booklets

How to Enjoy Your Practice – A guide to the basic Plum Village practices.

Mindfulness Trainings Recitation Booklet in the Plum Village Tradition – Five and Fourteen Mindfulness Trainings and details of the formal recitation ceremonies.

Each booklet is available available at £4 + postage, with a discount for orders of 20 or more copies.
Download the order form here.


We will be delighted to answer any questions you have about the most appropriate books to buy. Please contact Ian Parker

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