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World Book Day 2015

What is World Book Day? World Book Day is held globally on various dates in March and April. In South Africa we will be celebrating World Book Day on 23 April 2015. The South African Book Association have partnered with World Book Day this year and have asked all South African book stores to partner …

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Book Donation Open Day 2015

You are cordially invited to attend a BOOK DONATION OPEN DAY on Friday, 27 March 2015. We have a range of adult literature books which can be used in your organisation or sold in a sale to raise funds. Please note: There are no children’s titles. Documentation you need to bring on the day: · …

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Exclusive Books Stock Take

Please note that our stores will be doing a full stock take from 18 March to 08 April. In an effort to minimalise the inconvenience to our loyal customers our stores will be closing early in order to perform their stock take after hours. Please check the below schedule for all stock take closing times …

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Win with Shaun the Sheep!

We have another great competition for little Bookworms! Enter our competition celebrating the release of the new Shaun the Sheep movie and stand a chance to win one of 3 Shaun the Sheep hampers! The hampers include: 2x Shaun the Sheep movie tie in books 1x Shaun the Sheep poster 1x Shaun the Sheep Door …

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Exclusive Books End of Summer Sale!

The annual Exclusive Books Summer Sale is back on from 25 February 2015. Join us at your closest Exclusive Books branch and enjoy savings of up to 75% on a fantastic range of books. As always, we will have a special Fanatics preview on 24 February from 17:00 onwards, so bring your Fanatics card and …

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A Competition for New Bookworms!

We have a special competition for all of the Grade 1′s starting their exciting journey on the road to education! At Exclusive Books we love to encourage new readers, and what better way to start your first year of school than with a hamper of lovely new books to enjoy as you learn. How to …

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Read, then Run: The Runner’s Reading List

At some point in 2012, I started running, after my last run had been in, oh, primary school sometime. I had been strong-armed into joining cross-country for reasons still mostly unclear to me, considering how very, very slow and uninterested I was. (And I was tiny, with the shortest legs in the grade). In any …

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Untold Stories: Tell Your Story and Stand a Chance to Win a 3 Year Scholarship!

Letters have long been a repository of personal and national history – they are the expressions of love and loss, the art form common to both common folk and royalty. In an increasingly impersonal age of a thousand boring emails that end with disclaimers and exhortations not to print this email unless it is really …

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A Message From Benjamin Trisk to The South African Book Trade

In his magisterial account of the politics behind the greatest war in history, Donald Cameron Watt reflects on the devastated European landscape of 1945. He comments that “….to destroy buildings, paintings and sculptures…the work of craftsmen, carpenters, painters…and writers of ten centuries, conceived in joy and brought forth with … delight…was an act which made …

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Celebrate World Book Day With Exclusive Books and Win!

Any book that helps a child to form a habit of reading, to make reading one of his needs, is good for him. – Maya Angelou World Book Day was designated by UNESCO as a worldwide celebration of books and reading, and is marked in over 100 countries around the globe. In celebration of world …