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The Exclusive Books Christmas Catalogue 2017

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The Exclusive Books Christmas Catalogue 2017 is out and it’s edited by the hilarious Nik Rabinowitz. [Extended laugh track] If you don’t know what to get your loved ones for Christmas this year, or you already know that books make the best gifts and want to get books for everyone, but don’t know WHICH ONES […]

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South Africa’s best-designed store is a bookshop: Exclusive Books Ballito Junction

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Exclusive Books, South Africa’s leading bookseller, has received the 2017 Retail Design and Development Award (RDDA) for best retail store design within a shopping centre in South Africa. The award, for the bookseller’s recently-opened store in Ballito, KwaZulu-Natal, was given last night at the annual convention of the South African Council of Shopping Centres, currently […]

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Introducing the Exclusive Books App: Download It Now and Get R50 Off Your Next Purchase (1 – 30 September 2017 Only)

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Exclusive Books is delighted to introduce our new app, which we’ve purpose-built for book lovers: it brings you the latest book news, information about our upcoming events – and, best of all, regular special offers for your next visit to Exclusive Books. Like our launch offer: download the app now and get R50 off your […]

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Recall of Mandela’s Last Years by Penguin Random House

Dear Exclusive Books Customers Regarding the book Mandela’s Last Years by Vejay Ramlakan, kindly note that the book has been withdrawn by the publisher, Penguin Random House, and we are therefore unable to supply it. All stock of the book in our stores is being returned to the publisher, and is no longer for sale. […]

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Win Tickets to see Trevor Noah Live! Terms and Conditions.

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Stand a chance to win 2 tickets to see Trevor Noah live in Johannesburg on 09 August by answering 3 questions on our Twitter account this week. Questions will be posted on Monday 24 July, Wednesday 26 July and Friday 28 July. In order to qualify you will need to answer all three questions correctly. […]

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The Exclusive Books Pan-African Reading Lounge and Reading Room at Windybrow Heritage House

The Windybrow Arts Centre will become Johannesburg’s newest hub for the advancement of Pan-African literature. In a ground-breaking partnership between the Market Theatre Foundation and Exclusive Books, the Windybrow Arts Centre will open its doors to the Exclusive Books Pan-African Reading Lounge for adults and The Exclusive Books Pan-African Reading Room for children on 18 […]

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