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    had By all.

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    Magazine Makeshift is a field guide to hidden creativity from the farthest corners of the world. We feature the unregistered businesses and under-the-table transactions, the roadside making and Internet collaborating that fuel the world’s underground economies. We believe ingenuity can be found anywhere if you know where to look.

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    Magazine Afterall, a journal of contemporary art, provides a forum for analysis of art’s context and seeks to inspire artists to see art as an agency for change. Each issue contains in-depth considerations of the work of contemporary artists, along with essays that discuss the work from various perspectives. The journal also features essays on art...

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    Magazine Inspiration from the rising trend of multi-disciplinary creative practice amongst contemporary street artists, the issue presents a cross-section of some 38 artists with diverse styles and unique artistic approaches to making work that seamlessly blends street art, image-making and illustration.

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  • Author: Castle-Farmer Barbara

    South Afrcia A personal look at the author's coming to terms with being gay, this book answers many questions you might never dare ask, it is a witty,  moving and insightful story.

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    Magazine Back in 1991, 23 year old journalist lay on his bed and dreamed of starting a magazine called The Idler. Tom was fortunately sacked from his job. He wandered across the road to where his old friend, designer and writer Gavin Pretor-Pinney lived. Gavin could get things done. In August 1993, the pair produced issue one of the Idler. It had the...

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  • Author: Various

    Magazine Each issue is handcrafted, delivered inside a silk screened brown bag which is designed and curated by some of the world's leading innovators of photography, illustration and urban and skateboard art and design. 

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    Magazine Adbusters Issue #126 examines our moment in history, pondering whether or not our species has the stuff to survive the coming extinction crisis. In the face of rising global temperatures and creeping fascist movements, there is a sense that something is changing in the way the world has been ordered.

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  • Author: Madondo Bongani

    South African Music This is a fascinating collection on the life and times of Brenda Fassie, which includes a Foreword by Hugh Masekela and contributions from people who knew Brenda in both professional and personal capacities. It is being published in the year of the tenth anniversary of her death and is intended as both a tribute and to give fresh...

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    A boutique bookshop in Woodstock with a design-orientated collection of new and collectible books

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    Our new store in the heart of old Observatory is returning books to the 'reading' suburb with the welcome option of drinking a coffee while browsing our large collection. A shared effort between Blank Books, Bibliophilia and 'That Place' coffeeshop.

  • Blank Books Woodstock 021 447 5741

    A general second hand and collectible bookshop in Albert Rd (Lower Main Rd.) in the Salt Circle Arcade - opposite the Biscuit Mill. Open Mon-Fri 10-16:30 and Saturdays 9am-3:30pm.

That Place Coffee Shop

A vibrant yet relaxing space for you to enjoy coffee, cakes, muffins, fresh juices and schwarmas, all while browsing books!

Come spend some time in a wonderfully comfortable space with free wi-fi, refreshments and lots and lots of reading material.