Children’s bookshop, café and meeting place

The little reader is a unique, independent bookshop for children in central Rome. In addition to an excellent selection of books in Italian and English for children aged zero to young adult, the shop has a well-stocked cafe’ serving fresh, American-style cakes and Fairtrade, organic coffee, teas and juices.

We also host regular events such as storytelling in both English and Italian.

other services:

  • The little reader loyalty card
  • personalised gift boxes of books for all ages and interests
  • special orders
  • The little reader gift vouchers

our opening hours are: Monday – Saturday from 10am to 6.30pm

Come and visit us!