Practical Action Publishing produce new titles each year covering development fields as diverse as water and gender issues, agriculture and health, and including analytical texts, practical books, hands on manuals and reference works.

We also collaborate with other publishers and distributors to offer a handpicked collection of books on global issues and sustainability for children, teachers and general readers in our bookshop in Rugby.

Purchase print books from, or buy your books in person from the Practical Action Publishing Bookshop, 27 Albert Street, Rugby, Warwickshire, CV21 2SG.

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Read about our Knowledge eLibraries, online specialist peer-reviewed and evidence-based book and journal collections for all those involved in International Development.

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