BIENVENIDOS, welcome, to the web presence of Smiffs Book & Card Store,the local English language specialist for Nerja, the jewel of the eastern Costa del Sol in Spain's most colourful region, Andalucia. Whether you are living in or visiting our town or area, be sure to drop in and see us early on to get the best out of your life or holiday here. BOOKS 

We stock latest bestsellers and reference books to help you get the best out of living in or visiting the area.

BOOK SIGNING 11.00hrs APRIL 20th, 2016

Scotland’sJoan Fallon, a long-time Axarquía resident, will be signing copies of Palette of Secrets (l), her new thriller, on April 20 at Smiffs English books and card store in Nerja (read more about Joan at


We can find you books new, second hand, out of print, and antiquarian. Our delivery times to Nerja for books in stock at major suppliers is second to none. New books ordered by Friday lunchtime will generally be in Nerja between Wednesday and Friday of the following week for items in stock at the warehouse. Order through us and we pay the price of getting the books to Spain for you to pick up from the store at your leisure. You don’t have to worry about queuing at the post-office when you get the dreaded ‘missed delivery’ slip from an online shop!


We stock a large range of quality gretings cards, including a great selection of top brand art cards and for a wide variety of occasions, relations and friends. We also have a selection of beautiful gift stationery.


We have a wide selection of local maps and guides for walking, driving and otherwise enjoying Nerja and the surrounding area of the Axarquia as well as the Alpujarras, Costa del Sol, Andalucia and Spain. Visit as soon as you arrive. If you wish to give the gift of choice to someone, buy our gift vouchers.


TV CHOICE, a magazine listing UK and satellite television stations arrives weekly at Smiffs. It is best to order in advance to be sure of getting your copy. The Christmas 2015 issue will arrive on December 16. Please note that you will need to collect your New Year 2016 copy by 14.00 hrs on December 31, 2015.