25 years of offering
our listeners audio pleasure
The Listeners’ Library opened its doors to
business on 1 May, 1985. It boasted 27 titles and
two copies of each on its shelves!
“I always knew it was a volume business but that
we had to start somewhere, so what better place than
at home with no overheads?” says Kirston Hoets, founder
of The Listeners’ Library.
The Listeners’ Library has its flag-ship store in
Hyde Square, Sandton, and 3outlets: Pretoria, Cape
It has over 1 000 titles on its CD and Playaway catalogue,
with multiple copies of each, and a membership list
of over 15 000. New titles are added on a regular
Besides call-in customers, we have
mail-order customers in far-flung corners of the country.
Embracing Technology: Audiobook
In meeting changing technological trends,
we have established relationships with established,
reliable download companies to offer our listeners
portals through which to download MP3's to their computer
for convenient listening. Ourt partners include NAXOS
Audiobooks, Classics Online and
This facility has been available for some time at
Hyde Square and is a growing part of the business.
It’s been fun developing The Listeners’ Library, and
hard-work too. Our CD shop is growing rapidly with
over 2 000 titles available for purchase.
It’s a business that keeps growing and
developing and who knows where it will lead?
Rental Library offers an exciting catalogue
of over 1 000 top titles - mainly complete and
unabridged - on CD and a growing catalogue of
over 70 titles on Playaway.
no membership fees, choose between casual hiring
or a set units contract.
proud to introduce an exciting catalogue of
titles for download via secure, well-established
partner download sites which we are confident
will offer you top-quality products. Our download
- NAXOS AUDIOBOOKS
- CLASSICS ONLINE
Library retail shop offers you an extensive
library of titles on CD, tape or Playaway for
makes a fantastic gift for friend or family
- all latest book titles are available as audiobooks
as well as a timeless selection of classics
and non-fiction titles.