About Us

Moby Dickens' Bookshop is a locally owned bookshop, specialising in books for children.  We stock a large range of picture books from New Zealand and around the world.  If you have a request for a book that we may not currently stock, we are always happy to try and source it for you.


Book orders can be placed through our website, or by email, phone or fax.  Please supply us with contact details, and we will be in touch with you as soon as possible to finalise details, including delivery costs.  Once payment is received, your order will be despatched. 


In addition to our large range of books, we also offer the following products and services:


Cards – we have an extensive range of cards for all occasions as well as wrapping paper, gift bags, tissue paper, ribbons etc.

Gifts– we stock a range of gifts that can be purchased and given to that someone special, or to treat yourself.  Gifts include fashion accessories, scarves, hand bags, NZ souvenirs, special stationery, candles, mirrors, storage boxes and the Living Light range of products. We also stock an extensive range of Radar porcelain Tealight houses, including the NZ Villa and State House.

Stationery– for your everyday stationery requirements.

Magazines/Newspapers – from weekly magazines to specialty magazines.  We also stock the Dominion Post and NZ Herald newspaper.

Dry Cleaning – Agents for Taylors Dry Cleaning.

NZ Post Centre Plus - we are the Paraparaumu Beach agents for NZ Post, and can attend to your domestic and international postal and courier requirements promptly and efficiently.  We also provide full bill pay services, including car registration and road user charges.


Call in and see us at: 

17 Seaview Road

Paraparaumu Beach

Kapiti Coast


Phone:  (04) 9026667

Fax:  (04) 9026667


Email:  mobysbookshop@gmail.com



Monday-Friday 9:00am-5:00pm

 Saturday 8:30am-12:00noon