Back-to-School! Where to Find Cheap Textbooks in Nairobi

Article by Maureen Kasuku
Posted: January 06, 2021  

It’s back-to-school season and parents are struggling with loooooong shopping lists that are not too friendly on their pockets. Textbooks especially, cost a fortune. But there are alternatives out there. Second-hand textbooks can be found all over the city and you can even exchange your kids’ books for others. Here’s where to get them:

Nairobi Second Hand Children’s Books Marketplace 


Kitengela Marketplace


Embakasi Marketplace




About the author

Maureen Kasuku

Maureen is our resident cat lady and Beyoncé stan. She writes about spas, brunch and ballet recitals but has never been to any. Moonlights as a social justice activist in her spare time. She knows things and is obnoxiously opinionated on the internet but not in real life


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