Dibuka Library: Hundreds of New Books For All Ages



What an astonishing thing a book is. It's a flat object made from a tree with flexible parts on which are imprinted lots of funny dark squiggles. But one glance at it and you're inside the mind of another person, maybe somebody dead for thousands of years. Across the millennia, an author is speaking clearly and silently inside your head, directly to you. Writing is perhaps the greatest of human inventions, binding together people who never knew each other, citizens of distant epochs. Books break the shackles of time. A book is proof that humans are capable of working magic.

- Carl Sagan



     If you're looking to transport yourself into a world of adventure, intrigue, suspense, dystopia or horror then come on down to Dibuka the gateway to Francophone knowledge and culture, at the Alliance Francaise of Johannesburg. Don't miss out on the latest arrival of hundreds of new books and DVD's in French. From crime novels to comics, to children's books, take your pick, Dibuka has plenty to quench your literary appetite weather it is mall or gargantuan. We've got books for all ages.



About Dibuka Library

Dibuka is a multi-media library focusing on France and contemporary francophone culture, the result of a partnership between the French Embassy in South Africa, the French Institute of South Africa and the Alliance fran├žaise of Johannesburg.


17 Lower Park Drive - Parkview - Johannesburg


Opening hours:
Monday to Friday: 9h30 to 12h30 & 14h00 to 18h00
Saturdays: 9h30 to 13h30
Tel. (+27) 11 646 1115
Fax. (+27) 11 646 1128
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