In late 2013, Exclusive Books sadly closed their doors at Melrose Arch. Leaving the precinct's tenants and visitors in a dismal state without their favourite nearby bookstore. But, we can now all celebrate because Exclusive Books will be making a return to the mall this November!
EB Melrose Arch will welcome in customers on Friday, 01 November 2019 with a 20% discount on all books. From the latest kiddies books, to best-sellers, classics and non-fiction, the new store beams with colour from the array of titles lining the shelves. There is also ample space to plop down with your new books and do a little reading. Grab a cup of piping hot coffee from Vide e Cafe and dive into the world of imagination.
The new store is located at the entrance to the Melrose Arch Mall. With awesome stores all around, offering you the best in international and local fashion, handcrafted kids toy stores, body and beauty musts and designer home ware. The restaurant mile is equally impressive. Stop by at Paul for an authentic French croissant or go for lunch at Mr George on the corner of High Street. With Exclusive Books now open, there really is no reason to ever leave the Arch.
Summer is the ideal time to settle down with a new book. And where better to get your hands on this season's must-reads than Exclusive Books at Melrose Arch? Here are our top picks for summer 2019:
A hotly-anticipated sequel, Andre Aciman's Find Me is the perfect summer holiday read. Bringing back your favourite characters from Call Me By Your Name, only a little older, but no more adept at navigating relationships than in their youth. The book follows Elio's father, Samuel, on a trip through Rome, the city where Elio and Oliver first enacted their romance. A chance encounter on the train changes Samuel's life forever, while Elio begins a new consequential affair of his own. Take a journey back into this heart-breaking modern romance these holidays.
Available at Exclusive Books for *R390 in hardback cover.
Cecelia Ahern's highly-anticipated sequel to PS, I Love You recently hit shelves. It's been seven years since Holly Kennedy's husband died - six since she read his final letter. Just when she believes that she has finally moved on, a group called the PS, I Love You Club approach her, asking for help. Suddenly, Holly finds herself drawn back into the world that she worked so hard to leave behind.
She thus begins a relationship with the club, even as their friendship threatens to destroy her illusion of peace. Nevertheless, Holly embarks on a remarkable journey - one that will challenge her to ask whether embracing the future means betraying the past, and what it means to love someone forever.
Available at Exclusive Books for *R270.
UK no. 1 best-selling author, David Walliams is back on our must-read list this summer. Bringing children world-over the delights and frights of storytelling, Walliams presents his latest book The Beast of Buckingham Palace. Set to release on 21 November 2019, the novel follows a young Prince Alfred as he battles to save London from ruins and rescue his mother, the Queen. Set in 2120, this futuristic tale features tons of mystery, bravado and a few monsters! This is the perfect Christmas gift for little ones, so be sure to get your hands on a copy soon.
Details: Melrose Arch, Birnam, Johannesburg | 0800 332 550 | [email protected]
The newly renovated Fourways Mall was officially launched on 22 August 2019. After nearly four years of massive re-construction, this new mega-mall stands at a whopping 178 000 square metres! Featuring over 450 stores, Fourways Mall is a definite must visit for Joburg shoppers.
Book lovers can delight as Exclusive Books has made a return to the mall as well. The new store is bigger and better than ever before. You can find it opposite the main promotions court, next to Lindt and Starbucks.
To celebrate their grand opening on Saturday, 31 August 2019, Exclusive Books Fourways will be offering 20% off all books. Come and pick up your favourite classics, kiddies books, cook books and how-to guides for a fraction of their normal price. Plus, you can head out and explore the new mall while you're at it. Bargain!
With spring just around the corner it's time to start compiling our year end reading lists. And, where better to pick up some brilliant new titles than the new Exclusive Books at Fourways Mall? Here are out top picks available at Exclusive Books:
Have you always wanted to be part of that rare percentage of people who wake up alert, motivated and ready to tackle the day ahead of them? Life coach Robin Sharma introduced The 5am Club concept over twenty years ago. Based on a revolutionary morning routine that has helped his clients maximize their productivity, activate their best health and bulletproof their serenity in this age of overwhelming complexity.
This is the self-help book of the season, so be sure to get your hands on it at the opening day sale.
Neil Gaiman is an award-winning fantasy writer, known for his adaptations of fairy tales and fables. Cinnamon is Gaiman's latest illustrated book for children. In a hot, hot country, ringed with mountains on one side and jungle on the other, lives a princess called Cinnamon. Her eyes are made of pearls, which means that she is blind. And, for reasons her parents the Rajah and Rani cannot fathom, she will not talk. So, they offer a reward to anyone who can teach Cinnamon to speak. People travel from far and wide to attempt it, but nothing works. Until a mighty tiger, huge and fierce, prowls into their palace and announces that he is here to teach the girl-cub to talk.
Get your little reader a copy of Cinnamon at the Exclusive Books opening day sale. You can keep it till Christmas and save yourself a few pennies.
Anne Lister forged her own path in a society that had no language to define her. Now a major BBC Drama series, Gentleman Jack is comprised of sections of Lister's explosive diaries. Recreating the life and times of one of the most fascinating figures of the 19th century, this fascinating book is a must-read for historians. Compiled by Anne Choma, this series also features unpublished journal extracts decrypted for the first time.
If you haven't watched the BBC series yet, get yourself the book.
Wilbur Smith is undoubtedly one of the most productive writers of the last century. At 86 years of age he is still pumping out novel after novel. His latest endeavor with Tom Harper is titled Ghost Fire.
Inseparable since birth, Theo and Connie Courtney are torn apart by the tragic death of their parents. Theo, wracked with guilt, seeks salvation in combat and conflict, joining the British in the war against the French and Indian army. Connie, believing herself abandoned by her brother, and abused and brutalised by a series of corrupt guardians, makes her way to France, where she is welcomed into high society. An epic story of tragedy, loss, betrayal and courage that brings the reader deep into the seething heart of the French and Indian War.
Ghost Fire is the perfect kind of book to wrap up your year with, so make sure to hunt it down at the sale.
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Contact them on 0800 332 550 or via email at [email protected]
For SIX days only, comfort seekers will get 20% off Dial-A-Bed's Simmons Beautyrest Mattress or bed sets and Sealy Pocket Spring Mattress or bed sets! But you better hurry, this offer is only valid from 18 - 24 December 2018. Free delivery of your brand-new mattress is applicable within 30km radius of your nearest store. This offer is valid for ONLINE PURCHASES ONLY.
Buy today, sleep tonight. It’s that simple! Dial-a-Bed is the store to visit this festive season with over 65 branches and nine warehouses nationwide. They keep stock of all their best-selling mattress sets, which means that if you buy before 12:00, you can sleep on it tonight. They also have convenient Comfort Test Areas in all their stores, allowing you to test as many beds as you wish before you find the one that’s right for you.
If you happen to have any questions, Dial-a-Bed have knowledgeable sleep professionals who are always on hand to give advice and guidance. They’ll help you to break down your big purchasing decision into an easy step-by-step process, so that you leave with peace of mind, having made the correct decision.
Dial-a-Bed prides themselves on their service and excellent value for money, so you can be sure you will get your money’s worth. They have beds to suit every back and budget. They also have a selection of bedding accessories too, making it the ideal one-stop destination in your quest for a great night’s sleep. Browse through their extensive range of duvets, covers and mattress protectors. They also stock the largest range of pillows in South Africa to give your neck the vital support it needs.
For more about Dial-a-Bed,visit www.dialabed.co.za.
Contact them on 086 100 7542 or [email protected].
SHF are throwing a party that you definitely don't want to miss! To celebrate the opening of their brand-new gallery in Umhlanga, SHF will be offering shoppers 20% off EVERYTHING in ALL galleries this weekend (22 – 24 June 2018)! How exciting?
Twenty years ago, SHF embarked on defining the way South Africans transformed their homes into designer living spaces. From humble beginnings, their dream has grown into the reality of a brand synonymous with style and good taste. These ideals are shared in each of their signature galleries, with the latest addition boasting a massive 3000 square metres of trendy living inspiration, all under one roof, opening its doors in the heart of KwaZulu-Natal's style capital on Friday, 22 June 2018.
The sixth SHF Gallery of its kind, will be opening its doors at 7 Tetford Circle in Umhlanga with a vibey atmosphere of live outside broadcasts, giveaways and an amazing 20% off absolutely everything until Sunday, 24 June 2018. Don't miss out!
Define your home; define yourself with SHF.
You can also contact them on 0861 375 2222 or [email protected].
Get 20% Off All Sofas All Weekend
Keeping up with the Joneses is never easy. As soon as you get on top of the newest and hippest trend, it gets replaced with something bigger and better and, once again, you're behind and "so last season". To keep you ahead and on-trend, why not visit SHF this weekend. Join the icons of The SHF Master Class as they deliver a few lessons on how to stay on-trend between 07 and 09 July 2017 with 20% off all sofas, all weekend.
Living rooms are meant to be lived in, which is why you need to keep this common space welcoming, stylish and comfortable. And to achieve this, SHF will show you how it's done at amazing prices. With 20% off all sofas, there are plenty of options for you to choose from, including the classic Earl sofa crafted in solid oak and uniquely handmade by the finest South African upholstery artisans and the classy yet slouchy Salotto. Also, don't forget to take a look at Le Mona with her low profile and modern legs, as well as stylish and adaptable Surrey and the ruggedly good-looking Bentley in leather. Keeping up with trends has never been easier.
Find Your Nearest SHF Gallery
Visit an SHF Gallery in Kramerville, Ferndale or Pretoria between 07 and 9 July 2017 and take some on-trend style home with you.
Also, visit shf.co.za to see what they have to offer at these galleries.
For More Information
For more information about SHF or to view their collections, visit their website at shf.co.za.