Have you ever spent time in Clarks Bookshop on Long Street? I can spend hours in there rummaging through all the old leather bound books, looking at the art on the walls! The smell of the old toppled with the Long Street atmosphere outside is just such a cool vibe. And, they have readings once in a while, I think the next reading in April is being done by a famous Anthropologist …..will find out more for you.
Clarke’s Bookshop, established in 1956, is situated in the centre of Cape Town. We carry new, second-hand and out of print books on Southern Africa, and a large selection of general second-hand books.We travel throughout Southern Africa and stock a wide variety of books published in Zimbabwe, Namibia, Mozambique, Swaziland, Lesotho, Botswana and South Africa.We issue catalogues twice a year of new publications on Southern Africa with a small listing of out of print South African titles.
“We welcome wants lists and specific requests and will search for in print and out of print books on Southern Africa.”