Lyra's Books

Independent fine press publisher, and award-winning artisan bookbinders.

We create beautiful handmade books using rare skills and the finest quality materials.



The Red Thread Edition

We are returning to our previous project – the first book from our Lyra’s Press imprint – our limited edition of Neil Gaiman’s ‘Coraline’. Illustrated by multi award-winning illustrator, Rovina Cai.

We still have some of the Standard Editions in stock and they will be on sale soon by lottery. Visit the Shop Page for details.

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What We Do

Here at Lyra’s Books we are busy publishing our own fine press titles and collaborating with other publishers to create beautiful books that will last generations. Find out more about who we are and about our two imprints.


A Christmas Carol

Find out more about our previous project – our limited edition of Charles Dickens’ ‘A Christmas Carol’ from our Lyra’s Classics imprint. Illustrated by world renowned artist, Gary Gianni, with an exclusive afterword by Simon Callow.

This edition was limited to 276 hand-bound, letterpress printed copies across two different states. Visit the ‘A Christmas Carol’ project page for details.