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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 upmarket 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 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.

Events for December 2016

2 December 2016 - Book Launch : Share Your Story Volumes 3 ,4 & 5 (Author Mary Nonkwelo)
Time: 18h30

5 December 2016 - Book Launch: Ryder’s Route (Authors Nicki Blumenau & Jeff Lomey)
Time: 18h30

7 December 2016 - Book Review: 7 Tried & Tested Triangles (Author Pearl Seigel)
Time: 18h30

10 December 2016 - Little Maestro’s Children’s Christmas Carol Concert (ticketed event)
Time: 10h00

13 December 2016 - Book Launch: Scarred (Author Kim McCusker)
Time: 18h30

14 December 2016 - Kids Festive Programme: Christmas Reading
Time: 11h00

20 December 2016 - Kids Festive Programme: Christmas Cookie Decorating Workshop (ticketed event)
Time: 11h00

21 December 2016 - Kids Festive Programme:  Christmas Reading
Time: 11h00

23 December 2016 - The Night Before The Night Before Christmas Family Event : Carols Around The Piano with Entertainer  Rob Rodell (includes complimentary drinks and mince pies) No Charge.
Time: 17h30

28 December 2016 - Kids Festive Programme: Christmas Reading
Time: 11h00

Telephone: +27 11 513 2800

Physical Address

Shop 74


Skoobs Trading Hours

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

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