India's Premier Bookstore Since 1923

The English Book Depot (EBD) was established in 1923, and is India's premier book retailer, with a maiden bookstore at Dehradun. The store is an important landmark in the city and houses a Barista Coffee Bar. In 2010, EBD acquired the brand BookCafe, and have an exclusive selection of books for young readers and offer the best book-buying experience for the family. 

In addition to being an established retailer, EBD publishes the Current Events help books for competitive exams and personality development. Historically the bookstore has been associated with the armed forces as a supplier of Military and Warfare books. Our specialised fields are - Children Books, Fiction and Non-Fiction. 

The EBD Publications booklist includes bestsellers like Jungle Warfare (J.P.Cross), Principles of Silviculture (Smith), Pakistan: Dimensions of Insecurity (Mahnaz Ispahani), Military Leadership (Taylor & Rosenbach), Oil Well Drilling Technology (McRay & Cole), SSB Interviews Guide, Guide to Public School Admission Tests and as many as 150 other titles. The EBD booklist includes big bestsellers like; Beautiful Garhwal (Ruskin Bond), Matter of Honour (Philip Mason), Victims of Environmental Crises (D.N. Tiwari), Forest Planning Process (C.P.Nautiyal), Campaign in Malaya (Maj. Gen. D.K.Palit). 

The English Book Depot®
15 Rajpur Road, Dehra Dun - 248 001, India
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