As your local independent bookstore, it has been quite the journey from our humble beginnings at Lynnwood Bridge to where we are now: UPPERcase Bookstore in the beautiful ‘Central Square’ shopping centre in the East of Pretoria. Sonja and Marianne and our sales team, led by John King, bring you a personal experience of a handpicked selection of books, stationery, puzzles and a variety of ‘stuff’. We also love to show our support for our South African writers by hosting an array of book launches; see our “Events” page for all upcoming launches. Our latest newsletter always touches on all the newest releases and happenings at UPPERcase. Sign up for our newsletter by sending an e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org. The online store is for delivery orders only. To pick up in store call us on 012 348 1835.
March News - We've made it a full year with our new brand
Jan Newsletter - A New Year is like a blank book, & the pen is in your hands.
December Newsletter - The holiday season is finally here.
November Newsletter - Get ready for black Friday, sidewalk sale in the Central Square shopping centre.
Spring is here.
Time to whip out your Weber & get ready for Braai Day on the 24th of September!
UPPERcase Nuusbrief - AUGUSTUS 2018
En toe breek hierdie nuus in die koerante! Lees die volle verhaal in die boek...
STUFF from UPPERcase - July 2018
To weather the storms this winter, follow our friendly and sure-to-succeed advice: Keep warm by snuggling with a book and hot chocolate, people!
STUFF from UPPERcase - JUNE 2018
Two quotes for Father's Day from a book called Ten Things I've Learnt about Love by Sarah Butler: "I met a man in Singapore who smelt like you - cigarette smoke and suede.
STUFF from UPPERcase - MEI / MAY 2018
Die besondere kleurvolheid van herfs, maak dat mens soms in verwondering eenvoudig gaan stilstaan en asemhaal en tot verhaal kom met hoe vinnig die jaar tot hier gevorder het. Dalk besef jy ook dat jy nog hopeloos te min gelees het.
STUFF from UPPERcase - APRIL 2018
As leaves start drifting down in April, things are also falling into place at UPPERcase. Highlights for this month include Sorry, Not Sorry by Haji Mohamed Dawjee, Coalition Country by Leon Schreiber, White Houses by Amy Bloom and a new releasy by Tony Park.
STUFF from UPPERcase - Our Newsletter for March 2018
Most things are forever changing, like in this instance, our name. Some things however, always stay exactly the same: like our love for books, our passion for stationery, our appreciation of our customers, and our ongoing fundraising scheme for the enormous pothole in Kimberley...