The Book People have been providing quality children’s books and adult titles from all corners of the globe directly to you for over ten years at prices that are unchallenged in South Africa. Browse the current range of Children's Books or Adult Titles or use the search for a book using the search box above.

The Book People also host book sales at local schools and businesses in Cape Town. If you are interested in hosting a sale at your business or school, you can contact Kathleen Kruger in Cape Town and Angela Prasti in Johannesburg.

The Book People sell books at ridiculously low factory prices direct to the public. Find out about our factory shop here.

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  • Delivery Time and Costs

    The Book People deliver throughout South Africa at a standard rate of R30.00 for orders less than R400.00Get free delivery on your order of R400 or more!

  • Contact Us

    Tel: 021 706 7650 / 1 / 2

  • Payment Options

    The Book People accept Visa and Mastercard credit cards. We also offer the option of paying by EFT / direct transfer.

Agents Needed

The Book People are recruiting agents to service the following areas: 

  • Overberg includes:Hermanus, Caledon, Gansbaai, Greyton and Kleinmond. 
  • West Coast includes: Langebaan and Vredenberg. 
  • Eastern Cape includes: Grahamstown, Fort Beaufort, Bedford and Adelaide.
  • Free State includes: Welkom.  

Please email your information and CV to info@bookpeople.co.za.