Welcome to Capital Books - Practical and technical Book specialists.

Located in the centre of Wellington at the heart of NZ we specialize in practical information books across a range of subjects

We are a family business owned by Tim and Glenda Skinner, who, despite their "youthful" appearance have over 50 years bookselling experience between them.

Support staff include Maureen (who also has many years bookselling experience), Tim (yes thats right, another one! Confusing isn't it!) and Michael. Oh and our kids help out occasionally as well. We are personal enthusiasts in several areas inc:

Embroidery, Formula 1, Yachting, Railways, Aviation, Classic cars, Ships, Astronomy.

Where we are:

110 Featherston Street, New Zealand

next to Cycle Science

Our opening hours are:

Mon-Thu 8.30-5.30
Fri 8.30-7.30
Sat 10.00-4.00
Sun 12.00-4.00.

except Christmas, Easter and other public holidays when we have short breaks. Outside these hours please browse this website or email/phone/fax us (details below) if you want to order a book, seek more information or suggest improvements to our site. This is a new website and we hope to improve and extend our web services as business allows.

Our contact details are:

Capital Books Ltd
110 Featherston Street
PO Box 5534
Phone: (04) 473 9358
Fax: (04) 472 3163

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