Books of the Month for May at Waterstones

Books of the Month for May at Waterstones

In need of inspiration for the month ahead? Check out Waterstones Orpington - books of the month for May.

For fans of fiction...

The End We Start From

Megan Hunter

The dystopian novel sees Britain covered by water as the protagonist gives birth to her child. As the country collapses, there's only one way forward - North.


Non-fiction book of the month

This is going to Hurt

Adam Kay

Kay details his days as a junior doctor chronicling his journey from green enthusiasm to defeat. There's humour tinged with sadness as he details the message of a system that is fundamentally broken.


Thriller of the month

If We Were Villains

M.L. Rio

An epic Shakespearian tragedy filled with obsession, rivalry and murderous intent.


Children's Book of the Month

The House with Chicken Legs

Sophie Anderson, Melissa Castrillon

Baba Yaga is one of the world's oldest tales about seeking the ordinary and chasing the unknown. As Marinka is bound to a life of spirits, will she find what she's looking for?


Scottish Book of the Month

The Hidden Ways

Alistair Moffat

From the Borderland to the Grampians Moffat walks in the footsteps of the past following the routes of medieval pilgrims and Jacobite marchers in an ever-changing Scottish landscape.

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Getting here

Cray Avenue
01689 835134
  • Car

    Nugent is located on the A224 (Cray Avenue) just north of the Orpington By-Pass. Travelling southbound on the M25, exit at J3 onto the westbound A20 and stay on until the roundabout (Sevenoaks Way). Take 1st exit, continue for 1 mile and Nugent will be on your left immediately after going under the rail bridge. From M25 northbound, exit westbound at J4 and remain westbound for half a mile. Take the 3rd exit at the roundabout and stay on Orpington By-Pass for 4 miles until you reach the shopping park on the right. If using GPS or Sat Nav, enter BR5 3RP as the destination for directions from your location.

  • Train

    St Mary Cray train station is less than half a mile from Nugent. There are regular services to St Mary Cray station from Central London, Gillingham, Sevenoaks or Ashford International. Detailed train information can be found at the Train Line.

  • Bus

    The bus services that go to the park are: 51, R1, N47, B14 and R11. For full information on bus routes and timetables visit Transport for London or Arriva.


There are 4 sets of bicycle racks and a total of 23 bicycle bays around Nugent.

We have over 320* free parking spaces - all of which are absolutely FREE for three hours. Please note that all vehicles entering and exiting the park will have their registration number scanned by an Automatic Number Plate Recognition system. Any vehicle on site over the three hour maximum stay period will be liable to a parking fine as explained by on-site signage. 

*for up to 3 hours

Please note, the main gates to the carpark and centre will close at midnight every night and re-open at 6am.

For any parking queries please contact
To appeal Parking Charge Notices you must follow the appeals process which can be processed online or by post;
Post: High View Parking Ltd, PO BOX 3573, Barnet, EN5 9QA

Toilets and disabled facilities can be found within Debenhams, Marks & Spencer, Nando's and Costa.

There is a baby change room for both mums and dads in Mothercare and Marks & Spencer.


A number of stores within the park offer a Click & Collect service - please see individual store pages under the 'Shops' tab for more information.

We offer a free BT Wifi service to all customers so you can surf while you shop.

If you have lost something while visiting Nugent then please contact our Security Team on 01689 835 134. Please note that we will ask for proof of ownership to make sure we give property back to its rightful owner.