Contact Address Details:
Timbooktoo Bookshop Gambia Ltd.
3 Garba Jahumpa Road
PO Box 1056, Banjul
Bakau New Town, Fajara M Section
Kanifing Municipality, Ksmd
The Gambia, West Africa
Tel no: +220 4494345
Ousman Jagne, Katie Paine
Monday - Thur 10am - 1pm & 3pm - 7pm
Friday 10 am - 1pm & 3pm to 7pm
Saturday 10am - 8pm
Bookshop Company is a mega bookstore which was established
in 1998. Apart from being well stocked, it is has a fully computerised
book ordering system via the internet.
There is also a point-of-sale system bookstore integrating ISBNs,
ISSN and bar codes. Books about Gambia an be ordered from Amazon.com
and other stores. They also offer a discount for bulk purchases
of educational books. Any book that is in print can be ordered
with a deposit of half of the price. Average time from ordering
to receipt is 4-6 weeks. Shipping costs are ₤7- each book.
For those who are not able to visit the shop then are able to
mail copies to your postal address in The Gambia.
Items for sale:
Other non-fiction such as biography
Books for learning English
Tertiary textbooks (law, medicine, computing,
management, accountancy, engineering, development)
Local newspapers and magazines
African and world music CD's and DVD's
Second-hand books (mostly novels)
Travel Guides (Bradt travel guide to the Lonely Planet guide
to Gambia and Senegal).
Pens and pencils
Childrens games and puzzles
On the ground floor you can find ASSET.