Book and Tea Shop

Welcome to Chapter! The book and tea shop located in Mt Eden Village, Auckland.

At Chapter we understand that there’s something perfectly relaxing about the combination of a good book and a cup of steaming tea. Our welcoming store will have you feel immediately at ease as you browse our selection of gourmet loose leaf teas and shelves full of novels to lose yourself in.

At Chapter, we believe in the expression
“read books, drink tea, be happy!”

Trading Hours

Chapter is open Tuesday-Friday 9am-5pm, weekends 9am-4pm and public holidays (except Mondays) 10am-4pm. Chapter is closed on Mondays. After hours, email info@chapter.co.nz or contact 021-635 027.

Our Books

We are an independent bookshop specialising in the romance fiction genre. We have a great
selection, and receive new titles every month.

Our Teas

We have a range of the finest loose leaf teas available, as well as teapots and other tea

Tea Tastings

We hold tea tastings (three teas each week) on Sundays from 10.30am - 11.30am (EXCEPT in December and the first half of January).


Chapter's café serves a range of teas, espresso coffee, delicious cakes, savoury treats and yummy cookies.

Buy our Books and Teas Online

We provide a full mail order service (further details are provided). However, for your convenience, we offer a selection of our teas on TradeMe.

Upcoming Author Event: Meet Karen Rose

The Chapter Book and Tea Shop is delighted to host an event featuring KAREN ROSE, the internationally bestselling, RITA-award winning, author. Her debut suspense novel, DON'T TELL, was released in July 2003. Since then, she has published fourteen more novels and two novellas. We also hope to have early copies available of her sixteenth novel, CLOSER THAN YOU THINK.

Karen's books have appeared on the bestseller lists of the New York Times, USA Today, London's Sunday Times, Germany's der Spiegel (#1), and the Irish Times, as well as lists in South Africa (#1) and Australia! Her novels, I'M WATCHING YOU and SILENT SCREAM received the Romance Writers of America's RITA award for Best Romantic Suspense for 2005 and 2011. Five of her other books have been RITA finalists. To date, her books have been translated into twenty-four languages.

Our KAREN ROSE titles will be specially priced for the event. Book prizes to be won. Light refreshments provided. This is a free event. However, bookings are essential. 

For more information, visit www.facebook.com/events/1572320202996087/. To RSVP, please contact Chapter E info@chapter.co.nz T 09-6232319.


'Like' Us on Facebook and 'Love' Us on Localist

'Like' us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/ChapterBookAndTeaShop, and enter the draw for a great prize. And, if you enjoyed your experience with us, please 'Love' us on Localist at www.localist.co.nz/l/chapterbookteashop.

Useful Links

We've included a few links that might be useful to visitors to Mt Eden (or residents) or Auckland.

Buy Our Teas on TradeMe

  • We provide a full mail order service. However, for your convenience, we offer a selection of teas on TradeMe.


Contemporary Romance & Romantic Suspense

  • Robyn Carr – The Homecoming – Thunder Point Series
  • Janet Chapman – The Highlander Next Door – Spellbound Falls Series
  • Lori Foster – No Limits – No Limits Series
  • Rachel Gibson – What I Love About You – Truly, Idaho Series

Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

  • Jayne Castle – The Hot Zone – Rainshadow Series
  • Kresley Cole – Dark Skye – Immortals After Dark Series - Hardcover
  • Christine Feehan – Dark Blood – Dark Series – UK Trade Paperback
  • Sherrilyn Kenyon – Son of No One – Dark-Hunter Series – UK Trade Paperback
  • Seanan McGuire – The Winter Long – October Daye Series

Historical Romance

  • Sabrina Jeffries – How the Scoundrel Seduces – Duke’s Men Series
  • Monica McCarty – The Arrow – Highland Guard Series
  • MaryJo Putney – Not Quite a Wife – Lost Lords Series


Coming Soon

  • Lara Adrian – Crave the Night – UK Trade Paperback
  • Jennifer Ashley – Rules for a Proper Governess
  • Karen Hawkins – The Prince Who Loved Me
  • Lorraine Heath – Once More, My Darling Rogue
  • Kristan Higgins – In Your Dreams
  • Susan Elizabeth Phillips – Heroes Are My Weakness – USA Trade Paperback
  • J.D. Robb – Festive in Death – UK Trade Paperback
  • Jill Shalvis – He’s So Fine
  • Alexander McCall Smith – Handsome Man’s De Luxe Café – Hardcover
  • J.R. Ward – Immortal – UK Trade Paperback


Please contact us if you wish to check availability or would like to reserve a book.

Web site updated 3 September 2014.