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Q & A with Abidjan Lit Collective

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Q: Tell us about #AbidjanLit – what’s it all about? Abidjan Lit is a movement of passionate readers based in Côte d’Ivoire but from diverse horizons. As we love to say, identities are complex and diverse. By saying Abidjan Lit, we are playing on words. Our Anglophone counterparts will say the T part and imagining […]

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How to Enter the EB App Advent Calendar Competition


Our EB App Advent Calendar competition has started, which means you have 24 chances to win one of our spectacular prizes! To enter the competition simply email your response to each of the daily questions posted in the Exclusive Books App to and watch out for the winner posts every Monday. You can download […]

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


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Exclusive Books Customers Regarding the book Mandela’s Last Years by Vejay Ramlakan, kindly note that the book has been withdrawn by the publisher, Penguin Random House, and we are therefore unable to supply it.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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