Where to Buy

Books published and distributed by Areca Books are available from the following outlets. At some outlets, only selected titles are available.


GEORGE TOWN World Heritage Site, Penang

  • Areca Books @ The Star Pitt St, 15 Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling, open daily, 9am-6pm, OUR FULL RANGE OF BOOKS AVAILABLE HERE
  • Sun Yat Sen Museum Penang 120 Armenian Street, open daily, 9am-5pm daily
  • Bombay Shop, E&O Hotel, 10 Farquhar Street
  • Glowing Synergy gift shop, Pinang Peranakan Mansion, 29 Lebuh Gereja (Church Street)
  • Cheong Fatt Tze Mansion, 14 Leith Street
  • Penang Heritage Trust, 26 Lebuh Gereja (Church Street), selected titles only
  • Ren I Tang Heritage Inn, 82-A Penang Street, selected titles only
  • The House of Yeap Chor Ee, 4 Penang Street, selected titles only
  • Gerakbudaya, 78 Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling (Pitt Street)
  • The Camera Museum, 49 Lebuh Muntri, selected titles only
  • Studio Howard, 154 Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling
  • Penang Pac, Straits Quay, selected titles only
  • Ottokedai, 174 Lebuh Victoria
  • HS Sam Bookstore, 473 Lebuh Chulia
  • Tropical Spice Garden in the City, 29 Lebuh China
  • The Esplanade Park (inside Fort Cornwallis)
  • You Le Yuen Hotel, 7 Love Lane
  • Book Zone Sdn Bhd, First Floor, Penang Plaza, 126 Burmah Road
  • MPH Bookstore (Gurney Plaza)
  • Leo Books (Island Plaza, Tanjung Tokong)
  • Borders Bookstore, Queensbay Mall
  • Popular Malaysia Bookstore (Gurney Plaza, Komtar and Queensbay Mall)
  • Tropical Spice Garden, Batu Feringghi
  • Penang Butterfly Farm, selected titles only
  • TanMark Book Centre
  • WHSmith, Penang International Airport


  • Kinokuniya Book Store, Level 4, Suria KLCC, Kuala Lumpur City Centre, most titles
  • Kuala Lumpur City Gallery, Dataran Merdeka, selected titles only
  • Islamic Arts Museum, selected titles only
  • MPH Mid-Valley, selected titles only
  • Silverfish Books, 2F-20 2nd Floor Bangsar Village II, Bangsar Baru, Kuala Lumpur
  • CITE Bookstore, book: Traditional Trades of Penang
  • Mentor Bookstore, book: Traditional Trades of Penang
  • Borders Bookstore
    • The Curve
    • Berjaya Times Square
    • The Gardens Mall
    • Tropicana City Mall
    • 1 Mont Kiara


  • MPH Kinta City, Ipoh
  • Ipoh World @ Han Chin Pet Soo, No. 3 Jalan Bijeh Timah, Ipoh
  • Taiping Heritage Society


  • Kinokuniya Bookstores
  • Borders Bookstores
  • MPH Bookstores
  • Popular Malaysia Bookstores
  • GB Gerak Budaya







  • MarketAsia Books
  • Unifacmanu, Taiwan
  • Global Books Frontier
  • Stallion Press
  • Innowawasan
  • GB Gerakbudaya