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 are available here!)
  • Sun Yat Sen Museum Penang 120 Armenian Street, open daily, 9am-5pm daily
  • E&O Hotel souvenir shop, 10 Farquhar Street
  • 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 Penang, 78 Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling (Pitt Street)
  • Studio Howard, 154 Jalan Masjid Kapitan Keling
  • HS Sam Bookstore, 473 Lebuh Chulia
  • Tropical Spice Garden in the City, 29 Lebuh China
  • Campbell House
  • You Le Yuen Hotel, 7 Love Lane


  • Book Zone
  • MPH Bookstore
    • Gurney Plaza
    • Mydin Bukit Mertajam
  • Entopia
  • The Habitat Penang Hill
  • Leo Books
  • Tropical Spice Garden
  • Penang Pac, Straits Quay
  • WHSmith, Penang International Airport


  • MPH Bookstore
    • Nu Sentral
    • Mid Valley
    • Bangsar Village
    • Publika
    • Subang Parade
    • 1 Utama
  • Kinokuniya KLCC
  • Silverfish Books at 2F-20 2nd Floor Bangsar Village II
  • Kuala Lumpur City Gallery, Dataran Merdeka, selected titles only
  • Islamic Arts Museum, selected titles only
  • CITE Bookstore, book: Traditional Trades of Penang
  • Mentor Bookstore, book: Traditional Trades of Penang


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


  • MPH Bookstore Johor Bahru City Square


  • Kinokuniya Bookstores
  • MPH Bookstores
  • GB Gerak Budaya
  • WH Smith




  • Amazon Books


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