Where to get This is Belgium in Brussels

We’ve been meaning to post this for a while now, but got so caught up in the organisation of The Word presents The Belgian Six that it kind of slipped through the nets. Anyway, here’s a brief rundown of some of the fantastic Brussels bookshops that stock This is Belgium, our very personal ode to everything that’s good and great about the country we call home.

1. K.M.S.K. – Bookshop Museum

1-2, Place Royale (1000)


2. Librairie des Galeries

2, Galerie du Roi (1000)


3. Candide

2, Place Georges Brugmann (1050)

4. Filigranes

39-42, Avenue des Arts (1040)


5. Cook & Book

1, Place du Temps Libre (1200)


6. Montana

19, Rue de la Madeleine (1000)


7. Peinture fraiche

10, Rue du Tabellion (1050)


8. Civa

55, Rue de l’Ermitage (1050)


9. Tipi Bookshop

186, Rue de l’Hôtel des Monnaies (1060)


10. Mr Ego

29, Rue des Pierres 29 (1000)


11. Sterling Books

38, Rue du Fossé aux Loups (1000)


12. Waterstones

71, Boulevard Adolphe Max (1000)


13. Reservoir Shop

43a, Rue Lesbroussart (1050)


If you are a Brussels bookshop, stock This is Belgium and aren’t on the list above, please address your hate mail to wewrite@thewordmagaizne.com and we’ll promptly update the list.

If you are a Brussels bookshop, don’t stock This is Belgium (shame on you!) and would like to, send us your request at wewrite@thewordmagazine.com and we’ll ensure you get delivered asap.

And if you’re one of the many other fantastic Belgian bookshops supporting This is Belgium, we’ll be posting a fuller list in the next few days.

You can also get This is Belgium delivered straight to your doorstep by ordering online here.