BOOKS by Michael Jeffs

Information about the books can be accessed here –

The Ironmen of Leamington

This book was published in April 2019 and tells the stories of Iron-founders and Allied Traders in Leamington from 1800 to 1900.

It has 202 pages and is illustrated throughout, often in colour.
Available.  Cover Price £18.
It was published under the name of Shay Books which I manage.

It can be ordered from the Secretary of LHG at


A Cover for LHG webThe Leamington Spa Colouring Book, Number 2

This book was published on 1st November 2018 and comprises 24 drawings I have made of buildings of Leamington Spa. Not purely by coincidence, all the buildings are included in Royal Leamington Spa: A History in 100 Buildings
Available.  Cover Price £5



9780956277343Royal Leamington Spa: A History in 100 Buildings

This book was published on 22nd September 2018. As the title suggests in deals with the stories of 100 buildings which exist, or did exist, in the town, I contributed a fair proportion of the articles and edited the book.

Available.  Cover Price £20




9780956277336The Leamington Spa Colouring Book

This book was published on 14th November 2016. It has 24 drawings of Leamington Spa for you and your friends or family to colour in.
OUT OF PRINT. No plans to reprint. See RLS Colouring Book Number 2 above



CoverFrontWarwick: Exploring with a Sketchbook

This is a 112 page book published in April 2014 in the style of a graphic novel which relates much of the history of Warwick on four walks around the town.
Available.  Cover Price £10



FrontCover Apr 2014Royal Leamington Spa: Exploring with a Sketchbook

A book of my drawings arranged in seven walks which describes the history of the town.
Published in 2011, Price £12.50
OUT OF PRINT. No plans to reprint




CoverScan July2014 WPA History of the Trading Standards Institute

This is the story of what is now the Chartered Trading Standards Institute over 130 years written by myself and Jim Humble and is published by the College of Fellows of the Institute. Published 2014. Price £12
To purchase this book please contact:
College of Fellows, CTSI, Sylvan Court, Basildon, SS15 6TH,



Cover FinalThe Myton Hospices: The First 35 Years

This 56 page book is the story of the Myton Hospices in Warwick, Coventry and Rugby and other services.
Published 2017.
Copies are free from The Myton Hospices, Myton Lane, Warwick, CV34 6PX
Phone 01926 492518. However a Donation around £5.00 will be gratefully received.


Cover WordPress April 2014Warwickshire Landscapes: The Story So Far

OUT OF PRINT, No plans to reprint

This Book is now available as an e-book for £6.00, Please
Click on the title above.

The story of the surface of Warwickshire from its geological formation to present times.
Published 2009


Mick Jeffs, Shay Books

Related websites –
Warwick Books
Warwick Society
Leamington History Group
Visit Warwick
Warwick Museum
The Trading Standards Institute
Shay Locomotives

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