Ordering


Business Accounts

If you are interested in setting up a business account with us, contact the Accounts Manager at sales@glendorabooks.com.

How to Order

Orders and enquiries can be placed at the bookshop, on the website, by email to sales@glendorabooks.com, or by call or whatsApp to 07056559201. We can source virtually any local book in print or foreign import in stock by the following day.

Order Notes, Comments & Special Instructions

If you have any special instructions or comments that you would like us to consider while processing your order, please include them in the Order Notes section. For example, if this order is a gift and you would like us to include a note, please include the text and signature of the note here. Let us know if you would prefer that the invoice be left out of the package and sent to the buyer instead.

Special Discounts

Free shipping is available for libraries. Please specify your request in the Order Notes section during checkout. If you are a librarian and this is your first time placing an order with us, please contact our Library Services Manager, Oluwatoyin Tejuoso, at 08033047091 or sales@glendorabooks.com.

Terms of Sale

All prices quoted are in Naira and are net to all. All books are shipped on a first ordered basis and are subject to prior sale.

Ordering FAQ

Was my order successfully placed?

You will receive a confirmation on your screen that your order has been placed successfully as well as an automated email confirmation including your order number and details. This is not a confirmation of availability; this confirms only that your order was successfully placed online. You will receive a email when your order has been processed and shipped.

How long do book orders take to be delivered?

Orders for local books in print or foreign imports in stock are delivered within 24 hours in Lagos and between 1 to 2 days for locations in states outside Lagos. Orders for books not found in our database, or not in stock and have in be imported take 5 - 8 day by DHL Special Delivery Service and 8 - 14 days by Air Freight.

What is the delivery cost?

Delivery cost for shipments in Lagos range from N500 to a maximum of N1500. We ship to most major cities in Nigeria, please call 0705659201 for delivery costs.

How do I save this billing address for future use?

We can save a number of billing addresses in your account to save you time. If you do not want this information saved, you can go to your account and delete the address after checkout. You can manage your billing and shipping addresses in your account.

What happens when I order a book that is currently out of stock?

The book will be placed on "back  order" for 60 days. You will be contacted via email if we receive a copy during this time. No books will be charged or shipped without your express permission.

What is the Back Order?

When an item is unavailable at the time you place your order, a standing order is placed for that item for 60 days. If we receive a copy during this time, you will be notified and you may choose to purchase the book. No Back ordered items will be charged to you without your express permission. If we do not receive a copy within this period, the order will be canceled. 

When will my books come "back in stock?"

Although we provide no guarantee that out of stock items will come back in stock, our stock is continually replenished as we buy books every day.

Why can I order more books than are available?

Our stock is constantly replenished as we buy books from distributors and publishers every day. Your order request may exceed our stock quantity as we may receive more of your item in the future. The out of stock quantity will be placed on a standing order for 60 days and you will be notified if and when your book becomes available. No back in stock items will be charged to you without your express permission.