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Tag Archives | Children

Franschhoek Literary Festival 2014


Since its first year in 2007, the Franschhoek Literary Festival has grown in size and stature into one of South Africa’s most popular celebrations or writers, writing, and reading.       Up to 120 local and international authors will gather at this year’s festival, joined by hundreds of visitors. As the festival has grown in popularity, early booking for accommodation is recommended, and would‐be attendees are advised to reserve their tickets soon after the programme is released.     The festival offers a range of […]

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Franschhoek Literary Festival 2013


The 2013 Franschhoek Literary Festival takes place 17 – 19 May and this year has it all! Fiction, non-fiction, political debates, poetry, lifestyle books, writing workshops – you name it, they’ve got it covered for book lovers of all ages. On the fiction side, the sessions range from Precious Ramotswe to a Nazi general; False […]

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Competition: Win a Complete Set of Alex Rider Books

Who is Alex Rider? Name: Alex Rider Age: 14 years Appearance: Alex is well built, with short fair hair and brown eyes. Early Life: A few months after his birth, Alex’s parents, John and Helen Rider, were killed in a plane crash. Alex was then raised by his uncle, Ian Rider. They travelled widely, throughout the UK, Europe and the Americas […]

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Competition: Win one of Five Children’s Hampers

We have five different hampers to give away, courtesy of Pearson Education!  You can enter as many times as you like for the different hampers. To win, simply answer the question that goes with the hamper you’d like to win. Competition closes 10am on Friday 21st of September, terms and conditions apply. Below we have […]

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Free Delivery Nationwide to Exclusive Books Stores

There are plenty of reasons to shop with (see the top five here), and one of the very best reasons is our offer of free delivery to our stores, regardless of the price or size of your order. Why pay extra for that paperback you want? All you have to do to take advantage […]

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Get all the Latest and Bestselling Titles from our Online Sections


Get all the latest and bestselling titles from our most popular sections online from Afrikaans Besoek ons Afrikaanse afdeling vir al die nuutste boeke, films en musiek in Afrikaans. Op die Afrikaanse blad vertoon ons ook elke maand se top verkoper uit elkeen van die produkte katergoriëe.   Business The online Business section […]

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Five New Promotions at Festive Catalogue, Win Your Wishlist, Stocking Stuffers, Top Reference Picks and the Costa Book Award Shortlist!


The Christmas decorations are going up – though thankfully the carols haven’t started echoing through the malls – and the seasonal shopping madness has begun! There are close and distant family members who require gifts, and while buying for our nearest and dearest is easy, those we don’t know as well that can be a […]

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