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Skoobs Theatre of Books

Concept Book Store In Johannesburg

Skoobs Theatre of Books in Johannesburg is a store where your imagination can run wild: a world of literary and entertainment delights. The first of its kind in South Africa, this innovative state-of-the-art concept store covers 1,200 square metres of space on two levels, in the heart of Montecasino and offers a huge range of books in every genre.

The store also includes a coffee shop with unique coffee and tea offerings and an up-market Champagne Bar on the upper level, with baby grand piano to provide entertainment while you enjoy a glass of bubbly and choose a good read. Skoobs has a wide selection of reading accessories and gifts as well as range of the latest DVD’s.

The wonderland continues for the younger generation with a custom-designed, animal-themed interactive kiddie’s book section and a breath taking Skoobs fish tank, complete with specially designed water books to keep visitors mesmerised.

The wonderland continues for the younger generation with a custom-designed, animal-themed interactive kiddie’s book section and a fish tank. Skoobs is also visited from time to time by well loved children’s book characters who promote the joy and benefits of reading.

The Coffee Shop at Skoobs offers a varied menu which includes toasted sandwiches, cakes, freshly baked muffins, juices and delicious aromatic coffee tailored to your taste. High Tea can be booked for special occasions and The Champagne Bar is a popular venue for celebrations, parties, musical events and has even been the romantic setting for a fairytale wedding!

Events for April 2017

1 April 2017 : Book Launch : Born For A Purpose : 18h30
Author: DS Mashego
An inspirational and thought provoking book which delves into the ultimate reason for existence.
All welcome. Snacks and Cash Bar available.

 

2 April 2017 : Poetry Evening : Unwasted Words : 19h30
Writers Bloc brings you another fabulous and inspirational night of poetry and music.
Free Entry, Cash Bar, All Welcome, Open Mic

 

19 April 2017 : Book Launch : Elemental Rising : 18h30
Author : Toni Cox
A thrilling new adult fantasy title from this talented author.
All welcome. Snacks and Cash Bar available.

 

26 April 2017 : Book Launch : Beautiful Chaos : 18h30
Author : Zaheera Walker
A delicious romance from this very engaging author.
All welcome. Snacks and Cash Bar available.

 

28 April 2017 : Book Launch : Kazungal Series : 18h30
Author : Markus Lukusa
Born in the DRC, Marcus is a salesman, writer and karate expert who writes gripping fantasy books with an African flavour. New to his series is “Blood Ties – The Awakening of the Ancestral Curse”.
All welcome. Snacks and Cash Bar available.

Physical Address

Shop 74
Montecasino

Email: info@skoobs.co.za
Telephone: +27 11 513 2800

Skoobs Trading Hours

Sunday to Thursday: 10h00 – 23h00
Friday and Saturday: 10h00 – 24h00

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