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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!

March Line-Up 2019

27 March 2019 – Quiz Night : 19h00 
Another fun general knowledge quiz with Quizmaster Gill Lindsell.
Teams of 4 – 6 (bring a mascot and a book donation).  
For bookings gill@bulletproofgill.co.za or events@skoobs.co.za
R50 per head, students R30. Food & drinks on sale.

April Line-Ups 2019

3 April 2019: Book Launch : Finding The Woman Within : 18h30 for 19h00
Author : Nosipho Siwisa
You want to take some simple lessons to transformational leadership by a woman in a men’s world but you keep thinking it’s hard. You will learn a few simplified real storylines of a woman leader. You will learn the value of people as an asset to the success of your entity. Make employee engagement your priority and see the impact in your bottom line. This book is full of leadership lessons for women. Based on a true life story.
All welcome. Drinks & snacks will be served.
 
4 April 2019: Book Launch : Future Straights : 18h30 for 19h00
Author : Welcome Levitical
In South Africa we possess a self-entitlement mentality which detaches people from responsibility. The realization of purpose is the beginning point of the victory we need. We can create the world we desire intentionally. 
All welcome. Drinks & snacks will be served.
 
5 April 2019: Indie Authors Networking : 19h00
Join fellow authors, bloggers, designers, printers and editors for another great networking session.
No charge, all welcome. Cash bar.
 
6 April 2019: Little Maestros : 09h45
A classical music morning for children and families.
For bookings hello@littlemaestros.org or call 076 835 6561.
R90 per adult, R50 per child, R250 family rate.
 

13 April 2019: Book Launch : Spy Andy & Diaper Baby : 14h00
Join 10 year old Daniel Nyamgero as he launches his brand new book from Bala Books www.balabooks.com 
Drinks & snacks will be served.
 
16 April 2019: Launch Party : The Mister by EL James
Join us for a fun evening to celebrate the launch of the new book by 50 Shades of Grey author, EL James.
Giggles and prizes (and discount on the book) for attending ladies.

 
24 April 2019: Quiz Night : 19h00
Another fun general knowledge quiz with Quizmaster Gill Lindsell.
Teams of 4 – 6 (bring a mascot and a book donation).  
For bookings gill@bulletproofgill.co.za or events@skoobs.co.za
R50 per head, students R30. Food & drinks on sale.

11 April 2019: Think Like An Entrepreneur, Act Like A Prostitute : 18h30 for 19h00
Let author Goitsemang Khutsafalo give you an idea of what entrepreneurs can learn from the hidden wisdom found only in brothels worldwide.  
All welcome. Refreshments will be served.

 
27 April 2019: Kids Book 
Launch : Title to be confirmed : 14h00
Join talented young authors as they launch their books -  from Bala Books www.balabooks.com 
Drinks & snacks will be served.
 

Physical Address

Shop 74
Montecasino

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

Skoobs Trading Hours

Monday - Thursday: 12h00 – 21h00
Friday - Sunday: 10h00 – 22h00

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