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Europe and Rest of WorldUpdated a month ago

When will my order be shipped?

Orders destined for the United Kingdom are shipped from our UK distributor, Penguin Random House. Orders are submitted to the warehouse as soon as they are confirmed, and then take 2–4 days to process prior to dispatch.  

Depending on availability, some items in your order may be shipped separately. If you notice something missing from your shipping confirmation email, please let us know and we’ll be happy to check on it for you. 


How long will it take and what will it cost?

After your order is dispatched, shipping times will vary depending on the shipping method available in your country.


DHL Economy

Shipping ZoneCountriesDelivery TimeCost
1Belgium, Channel Islands, Ireland, Luxembourg, Netherlands1–2 weeksFree for orders over £150, otherwise £17
2France, Germany1–2 weeksFree for orders over £150, otherwise £18
3Austria, Denmark, Finland, Italy, Portugal, San Marino, Spain, Sweden1–2 weeksFree for orders over £150, otherwise £19
4Bulgaria, Croatia, Czechia, Estonia, Greece, Hungary, Latvia, Lithuania, Poland, Romania, Slovakia, Slovenia 1–2 weeksFree for orders over £150, otherwise £22
5Gibraltar, Liechtenstein, Norway, Switzerland1–2 weeksFree for orders over £150, otherwise £26


DHL Express

Shipping ZoneCountriesDelivery Time*Cost
4Andorra, Cyprus, Malta, Monaco4–7 daysFree for orders over £200, otherwise £30
5Albania, Bosnia and Herzegovina, Canary Islands, Faroe Islands, Greenland, Iceland, Israel, Kosovo, Montenegro, North Macedonia, Serbia, Turkey4–7 daysFree for orders over £200, otherwise £35
7Belarus, Mexico, Moldova, Ukraine6–10 daysFree for orders over £200, otherwise £35
8Australia, Bahrain, Bangladesh, Bhutan, Cambodia, China, Hong Kong SAR, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kuwait, Laos, Macao SAR, Malaysia, Myanmar (Burma), Nepal, New Zealand, Oman, Philippines, Qatar, Russia, Singapore, South Africa, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, United Arab Emirates, Vietnam6–10 daysFree for orders over £200, otherwise £35
9Argentina, Brazil, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador, Kenya, Lebanon, Mauritius, Morocco, Peru, Uruguay, Brunei, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, Solomon Islands6–10 daysFree for orders over £200, otherwise £35
10Afghanistan, Åland Islands, Algeria, Angola, Anguilla, Antigua & Barbuda, Armenia, Aruba, Ascension Island, Azerbaijan, Bahamas, Barbados, Belize, Benin, Bermuda, Bolivia, Botswana, British Indian Ocean Territory, Burkina Faso, Burundi, Cape Verde, Caribbean Netherlands, Cayman Islands, Central African Republic, Chad, Christmas Island, Cocos (Keeling) Islands, Comoros, Congo - Brazzaville, Congo - Kinshasa, Cook Islands, Costa Rica, Côte d’Ivoire, Curaçao, Djibouti, Dominica, Dominican Republic, Egypt, El Salvador, Equatorial Guinea, Eritrea, Eswatini, Ethiopia, Falkland Islands, Fiji, French Guiana, French Polynesia, French Southern Territories, Gabon, Gambia, Georgia, Ghana, Grenada, Guadeloupe, Guatemala, Guinea, Guinea-Bissau, Guyana, Haiti, Vatican City, Honduras, Iraq, Jamaica, Kazakhstan, Kiribati, Kyrgyzstan, Lesotho, Liberia, Libya, Madagascar, Malawi, Maldives, Mali, Martinique, Mauritania, Mayotte, Mongolia, Montserrat, Mozambique, Namibia, Nauru, New Caledonia, Nicaragua, Niger, Nigeria, Niue, Norfolk Island, Pakistan, Palestinian Territories, Panama, Papua New Guinea, Paraguay, Pitcairn Islands, Cameroon, Réunion, Rwanda, St. Barthélemy, St. Helena, St. Kitts & Nevis, St. Lucia, St. Martin, St. Pierre & Miquelon, Samoa, São Tomé & Príncipe, Senegal, Seychelles, Sierra Leone, Sint Maarten, Somalia, South Georgia & South Sandwich Islands, South Sudan, St. Vincent & Grenadines, Sudan, Suriname, Svalbard & Jan Mayen, Tajikistan, Tanzania, Timor-Leste, Togo, Tokelau, Tonga, Trinidad & Tobago, Tristan da Cunha, Tunisia, Turkmenistan, Turks & Caicos Islands, Tuvalu, Uganda, U.S. Outlying Islands, Uzbekistan, Vanuatu, Venezuela, British Virgin Islands, Wallis & Futuna, Western Sahara, Yemen, Zambia, Zimbabwe7–12 daysFree for orders over £200, otherwise £40

*Please note that the shipping times listed above are counted from the date that your order is dispatched. We ask that you please allow for possible delays. A tracking number will be included in your shipping confirmation email, which you will receive as soon as your order leaves the warehouse (please see below for instructions on tracking your order, as these vary depending on the shipping method).


How do I track my order?

Your shipping confirmation email will contain a tracking (waybill) number that you can use to follow your parcel’s journey using the DHL tracking portal.


What happened to £10 shipping?

Second class air mail is unfortunately too unreliable to use, so all international orders are now shipped by DHL. We realise that this method is significantly more expensive, and we're very sorry for any inconvenience caused by this increase in price.

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