The Africa Book Centre Limited was founded on 1 April 1989 to provide books and music from and about the continent of Africa. We ship to most countries in the world (see our terms and conditions). Our catalogue is arranged under the following categories, but if you cannot find what you are looking for, please email us:
- Ten of the Best - At a 20% Discount
- New Titles at the Africa Book Centre
- African Languages and Linguistics
- Browse by Country and Region
- Children's Books & Music
- African Food and Drink
- Award Winners
- Signed Copies - While Stocks Last.
Where are we?
Our shop in London's Covent Garden area has closed during the Africa Centre's planned three-year redevelopment. We are now operating solely as a mail order bookseller, but you are welcome to browse the stock in person by appointment.
Contact: Africa Book Centre Ltd,
Preston Park Business Centre,
36 Robertson Road,
Brighton BN1 5NL
- Telephone: +44 (0)1273 560 474
- Fax: +44 (0)1273 500 650
By train: Alight at Preston Park Station. If travelling down towards Brighton, exit down the stairs and turn left, under the railway line, along the station concourse and left into Hampstead Road, then first left into Robertson Road. If travelling up from Brighton Station towards London, exit down the stairs and turn right in the subway, up the stairs and along the station concourse and left into Hampstead Road, then first left into Robertson Road.
By road: Take the A23 towards Brighton and at the approach to Preston Manor/Preston Park, turn right into South Road (at the Shell garage/Preston Brewery Tap public house), go under the rail bridge and first right (at the PDSA) into Robertson Road.