Bookshops in Nairobi
Bookshops in Nairobi offers a wide range of genres from gardening to romantic novels. They also sell second-hand books, magazines foreign newspapers and periodicals at cheaper prices for those who want to spare some cash.
Buying a book is an investment. You first have to find an engaging book, which is a task in itself, and then find time out of your busy work schedule to read that 650-page hardcover novel from front to back. Hopefully, you’ll have picked a good book and not realised the passing of time until you’re done. The following is a list of Top 5 Bookshops in Nairobi
Top 5 Bookshop in Nairobi
The Bookstop: Located on the third floor of Yaya Centre on Arwings Kodhek Road, Hurlingham, this bookstore offers a wide range of genres from gardening to romantic novels. They also sell second-hand books at cheaper prices for those who want to spare some cash.
Chania Bookshop: This bookshop is on Moi Avenue. Its location, which is right in the CBD, makes it easier for book readers who work in town to stop by after work.
Textbook center: Although Textbook center has many branches; the one in Sarit center is probably the biggest so you’d be guaranteed a large number of options to chose from.
The souk: Mostly known for its collection of art and accessories, the Souk, based in Karen is also home to a bookshop café where you can enjoy your reading along with a hot cup of coffee. Check it out anytime during the week except Sunday’s and public holidays. For more information go to visit their site here.
EbooK: If you still can’t get the time to visit a bookstore. Kwani Trust has a website where you can buy books by different Kenyan authors from Binyavanga Wainaina to Enock Ondego.
List of other Bookshops in Nairobi
- Text Book Centre
- Prestige Bookshop
- Savini’s Book Centre Limited
- Keswick Bookshop
- Wakestar Christian Books
- Chaka Bookshop
- Chania Bookshop
- Tonkams Bookshop
- Himan Bookshop]
- Challenge Ent Ltd
- Educate Yourself
- Camson Bookshop
- Express Communications Ltd
- Laxmi Booksellers & Stationers Ltd
- Reach out Printers & Booksellers
- AIC Maisha Mapya Bookshop
Christian Bookshops in Nairobi
Christian Bookshops in Nairobi are Regional leading Christian bookshop devoted to spreading the word of God through Bibles, Christian Literature and Gift Items. Their mission is to motivate, nurture, teach and proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ as well as strengthen the church of Christ globally.
Christian bookshops are one of the very few organizations that specifically distributes affordable Christian literature on a multinational basis throughout English-speaking Africa. They accomplish this by bringing together key partners from around the world.
They provide affordable books and Bibles on a sustainable basis in Africa, where economic poverty is pervasive and the Church is thirsty for truth.
Some of the Christian bookshops in Nairobi include:
List of Christian Bookshops in Nairobi
Wakestar Christian Books
Nairobi Dam Estate
Nairobi City, Kenya
God is Able Christian Bookshop
Enjoy Christian Bookshop
Church House, Ground Floor, P. O. Box 59115
Upper Parklands Estate
World Outreach Christian Ministries
Gill House 209/926, Tom Mboya St
P.O.Box: 5367 -00100 Nairobi GPO
Bethel Christian Bookshop
Tom Mboya St, Nairobi, Kenya
Scripture Union Christian Book Centre
Tom Mboya St
Clc Christian Booklink Kenya
Ngong Road, off Kamburu Drive, opposite Ngong Hills Hotel,
The Sarit Centre
Wakestar Christian Books, Nairobi
Langata Shopping Centre Shop 50C P.O. Box 59412, Nairobi 00200
List of Christian and Bible Books in Nairobi
- Prayer for my daughter
- Word of God for girls
- The young man after God’s own Heart
- Teen to Teen 365 daily devotional
- The biggest and the toughest: The short story of David’s big faith
- True friend
- Adventures with God
- David and Goliath
- Because God is awesome
- My first handy Bible
- God loves me
- Food for a fish: The whopping story of Jonah and the whale