These are extraordinary times and many of us are spending most of our time indoors. Even though you may be avoiding shops, you can can still purchase books by Maltese authors and publishers online.

Here we have compiled information on the websites of Malta’s publishers and booksellers from where you can order all the books you desire, from novels to academic works, poetry, children’s books and more.

Visit the sites below to learn more about special offers many publishers currently have in place and how their books can be delivered to your home.

Take care of yourselves and those around you – #oqgħodġewwa u #aqraktieb


AVC Publishers

Audio Visual Centre is the leading provider of education products in Malta. Their product portfolio includes books, audiovisual equipment, interactive software solutions and quality furniture for schools, academies, colleges and universities.

T +356 21330886  | E                               

BDL Publishing & OCTAVO

BDL Publishing specialises in quality books ranging from children’s literature to prestigious books of Melitensia. OCTAVO is a digital reading platform developed to elevate the experience of reading.

T +356 2138 0351  |  E         


ĊAK are the publishers of more than 280 religious titles and have lately became the official publisher of Church and Papal documents thanks to a mutual agreement with the Maltese Episcopal Conference and Libreria Editrice Vaticana.

T +356 2149 8343  | E                                                

Deer Publications

Deer Publications focus on books for children and adults on religious and local traditional themes. Its flagship publication is Colours of Maltese Festas, a photographic encyclopaedia of traditional Maltese feasts.

T +356 9938 5496 / +356 7905 8691   |  E    

EDE Books

Ede Books specialises in producing ‘art books’ – books of predominantly visual, rich content, which touch upon architecture, photography, design and urban culture.

T +356 2133 4224 / +356 7982 7522  |  E              

Faraxa Publishing

Faraxa was established  in 2011, with the aim of publishing literary and non-literary translations into Maltese, while not excluding other genres of writing.

T +356 9982 0157  | E                                


Horizons is one of the leading book publishers on the island. Its titles have been awarded the National Book Prize in various categories and has published established as well as introducing upcoming authors.

T +356 2144 1604  |  E                                     

Infinity Books Ltd.

Infinity Books was founded in 2018 and publishes Christian books, academic works, novels, comics, and classics from English and Italian literature.

T +356 99532366  |  E                        

Kite Group

Kite Group has become synonymous with high-quality content of excellent presentation, which includes biographies, art and culture books, architecture, history, academic books, novels and children’s books.

T +356  9993 2592  |  E                                    

Malta Online Bookshop

Malta Online Bookshop sells different kinds of Maltese and English books and specialises in antique works of Melitensia


Merlin Publishers

Home to most of Malta’s key authors, Merlin prides itself on its back list of Maltese literature, as well as on its nurturing of new authors with innovative styles and expression. 

T +356 2124 6472  |  E                              

Midsea Books & Klabb Kotba Maltin

Over the past 45 years, Midsea Books and Klabb Kotba Maltins have become a household name in Maltese publications and a hallmark for quality books about anything that represents Malta. A number of their books are award winners or have been short-listed for awards both in Malta and overseas.

T +356 2149 7046 / +356 2123 9039  |  E

Milan Haluska

Milan Haluska represents two publishing houses from the Czech Republic that have large collections of books for children from the age of 3 to 12 in the English language.

T +356 99346247  |  E

Miller Publishers

Miller represent a large number of foreign and local publishers at all publishing levels, from children’s books to university texts and beyond.

T +356 21 66 4488   |  E                                     

SKS Publishers

SKS specialises in a few, but significant, literary genres, such as literature, political theory, liberal democracy, current affairs, biographies, and culture.

T +356 2124 9900  |  E                               

Wise Owl Publications

Wise Owl is an award-winning independent publishing house with a history that goes back to 1934. Their publications include colourful books for children of all ages, books on Maltese history, culture and folklore, natural history, novels, health, recipe books and workbooks.

T +356 21453303  |  E                                      

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