We stock a wide range of fiction and nonfiction titles as well as a selection of both new. Address tokai junction, co tokai rd and main rd, tokai cape town south africa upcoming events. The twostory shop comfortably situated in a beautiful building in cape towns eastern precinct boasts all sorts of genres with a particular focus on south african. Bargain books is located in maynard mall, cape town, western cape. Bellville bookshops and stationery, cape town bookshops and stationery shops in bellville, goodwood, parow. Hidden cape town offers a unique overview of the citys rich architectural heritage by exploring 30 of the citys most wellknown historical buildings, which are so often passed by or overlooked every day.
We carry new, secondhand and out of print books on southern africa, and a wide selection of general secondhand books. The book people deliver throughout south africa at a standard rate of r30. The write shoppe has the activity of stationery,book sellers. Passionate staff, great coffee and fantastic books. Feed your inner bookworm by checking out this comprehensive list of bookstores in and around the mother city.
A delightful shop selling antiques, collectibles, works of art and books, amongst many other interesting artefacts, situated in a very well known tourist village in the south peninsula. Visit the book shoppe at our centre and get your hands on these and so much more. It was originally built to house the university of the cape of good hope. From geology and beaches to forced removals and hiphop, nechama brodie, author of the bestselling the joburg book, has delved deeply into the hidden past of cape town to emerge with a lucid and compelling account of south africas fi rst city, its landscape and its people. The books are carefully selected and lovingly restored. Bargain books book shop in cape town, western cape. Here are some of the best second hand bookstores ive been to in cape town, south africa. This little secondhand book shop, set in an otherwise forgettable strip mall in tokai, gives new meaning to the term second. The book shoppe in cape town, western cape librarything. The best 10 christian bookshops in cape town 2020 africa.
November 20, 2016 june 25, 2019 damien lotus bookstores always remind me that there are good things in this world vincent van gogh. A small business such as the book lounge simply cannot survive an extended period of being closed. Independent bookshops have become an endangered species in recent years because of the. The stores inviting atmosphere and eclectic selection of books will keep you occupied and relaxed for hours on end, and.
A diamond cutting factory tour, experience how we bring rough diamonds to life. The booklovers guide to cape town cape town travel. Drive, bike, walk, public transport directions on map to the book shoppe here wego. The 10 best cape town central shopping tours with photos. Horses love the new acavallo sensitive bit for a wide variety of. Top bookshops in cape town new and secondhand books. Like cafda, the book shoppe in tokai has steered clear of the stereotypical dim and dusty feel. Tokai junction, tokai road, cape town, cape town 2020. We issue two catalogues a year of new publications on southern africa with a small listing of out of print south african titles. This independent book shop in hout bay since 2002 recently opened a second shop in the cape quarter. Librarything local covers bookstores and libraries, and book events of all kinds. The decision was influenced mainly by the shops wonderful view of the mountains and sea. Exclusive books gives the public the opportunity to browse and shop for a wide variety of books in a relaxing and elegant environment. Its situated on a corner in the citys east city district, and the passionate staff are always willing to lend their insights and opinions.
The write shoppe steenberg village, sunvalley mall and longbeach mall, 7975 cape town, western cape rated 4. Book cape town is cape towns leading booking agent for accommodation, hotels, car rental, safaris, tours and much more. A look into the book lounge, roland street, in cape town. Claremont, cape town exclusive books is one of south africas largest book chains with branches throughout south africa.
Its situated on a corner in the citys east city district, and the. Exclusive books book shop in cape town, western cape. Olde bookstore tokai bookstore factory shop cape town insider. The only other decent one i know of is the book shoppe in tokai.
Disgrace, vain, carte blanche, youth, media control. Shop d06 cape quarter, 27 somerset rd, green point. The cafda book shop in sea point is large and airy and very well organized. Support analyst, senior credit controller, customer service representative and more on. The magic of this book haven is that new books are brought.
The spectacular achievements of propaganda, thirteen hours, pa. Cape towns book lounge is perhaps the cosiest and most iconic bookstore. Tokai junction is a shopping mall located in tokai road. With commentary by paul duncan and striking fullpage photographs by alain proust, the book reveals the fascinating histories, artwork and architecture of some wellknown and some. Cape town south penisula, western cape, south africa description. Devota joseph customer assistant at the book shoppe experienced in sales and customer service with excellent communication skills cape town area, south africa 1 connection. Our men need it in this mad age with the loss of etiquette my thinking anyway. They only accept books that are in great condition and the. The acavallo wither free gel pad offers a wonderful solution for. Tokia self catering apartments 256 main road tokai, cape town. The book shoppe specialises in the buying and selling of quality preowned books that are then restored before being made available for purchase. The cape town book presents a fresh picture of the mother city, one that brings together all its stories. Launch of the old woman and the moon at the book shoppe in cape town.
Do people who love real books also like kindles or other ereaders. Head down to long street and check out the quaint bookstore or order a book online from the catalogues. This is a great little place and well worth the visit. The sheer derth of book shops, particularly independent book stores in cape town, is an indication of a wane in enthusiasm and a reflection of the fact that kindle books now exceed print sales on amazon. Clarkes bookshop, established in 1956, is situated in the centre of cape town, south africa. Western shoppe equestrian supplies, bridlework and tack. The book shoppe in cape town, western cape librarything local. Tokai junction centre, corner tokai and main roads cape town, western cape south africa. What are the best second hand book stores in cape town. Exclusive books is located in tyger valley centre, cape town, western cape. In this book wilna has attempted to penetrate to the essential truth of each image, each work of art, and to follow the thread of meaning as it weaves across the years in a wandering course. Cape town s book lounge is perhaps the cosiest and most iconic bookstore. Shop g41 longbeach mall, buller louw dve, noordhoek, western cape, 7975, south africa, cape town.
The acavallo wither free configuration pad offers versatility and. While we anxiously await news of possible changes to the lockdown restrictions, we need your help. This university examined the students of several colleges, like victoria college stellenbosch, and the south african college, cape town and others, which today are universities in their own right. The books are carefully selected and lovingly restored before being rehomed with new readers.
The book shoppe this popular bookstore located in the southern suburbs and running since 2004 has become a gem in the crown of the tokai community. Book shops for sale, 3 available now in south africa. And will book shops slowly become something of the past. We have salaries to pay, suppliers to pay for books purchased in previous months and various other fixed costs. The best bookshops in cape town, south africa culture trip. The book lovers guide to cape town south africa has a vast and impressive literary history spanning generations and producing such talent as commonwealth writers prize winner, zakes mda, as well as nobel prize winners, j. Clarkes bookshop does not only sell secondhand books, but youll also be able to find new books and outofprint books that may no longer be readily available.
The best secondhand bookstores in cape town part 1. Book store jobs now available in cape town, western cape 7941. I bought a philip kerr this eve and ordered how to be a gentleman by john bridges. They stock a range of general fiction, south african titles, childrens books and are busy building up a specialist reference section stocking biography, history, design, cookery and travel. Cozycave selfcatering apartment 2 lente street, lakeside. The acavallo alu plus stirrup irons is the premium model of the. And is located at shop 72 longbeach mall, buller louw dve cape town. Shop 47 blue route mall, tokai rd, tokai, western cape, 7945, south africa, cape town. It covers the people, history, and stories of cape town, deftly weaving together the different strands that make up this beautiful and complex place. They only accept books that are in great condition and the average book price is around r40. The cape town book nechama brodie had great success with her book about joburg, and has applied the same level of passion and research for the cape town book. Book store jobs in cape town, western cape 7941 may 2020. Launch of the old woman and the moon at the book shoppe in. Horses love this new acavallo wave sensitive bit for a wide variety of.67 789 753 905 595 75 1083 1460 854 55 350 1371 739 396 1023 509 631 801 11 1323 1173 796 1478 780 1474 458 864 617 273 362 740 854 507 196 1480 98 314 836