Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

Q: Why are there references to both Pambazuka Press and Fahamu Books as the publisher on this website?
A: Fahamu Books is in the process of changing its name to Pambazuka Press. During this transition, Pambazuka Press is incorporating Fahamu Books.


Q: What is your postal address?
A: Fahamu Books postal address is:

Fahamu Books
45 Grove Street
Oxfordshire OX12 7AG



Q: How do I add a product to my cart? How do I delete something from my cart?
A: Once you have added a title to your shopping cart via the 'Click here to buy' link of your choice on any book presentation page, the contents of your shopping basket will then be displayed.
To delete items or change quantities, make the appropriate changes in the quantity field associated with each title (put quantity 0 in order to remove the title), then click the 'update quantity' button. When you are ready to check out, click on the 'Proceed to checkout' button to begin the payment process.



Q: I have a question about my order. How can I contact Fahamu Books?

A: Please direct any queries about orders to


Q: I am a bookstore or distributor. How can I place a bulk order?
A: If you wish to make a bulk order of a particular Fahamu Books title, please contact Mohammed Umar at or on +44 (0)1865 727006.


Q: Do I have to sign in to use the Fahamu Books site?
A: It is not necessary to create a user account to browse the site or sign-up for newsletters. The first time you make a purchase on the site, a user account will automatically be created for you. This allows you to save your shipping, billing addresses and credit card numbers with us, to save time with future orders. All credit card numbers are stored in a 128-bit encrypted server. You may delete any or all of your stored addresses and credit card numbers at any time.


Q: How can I receive information on the latest releases from Fahamu Books?

A: Please feel free to sign up to receive email alerts on any of our subject or book pages, or indeed through our RSS feeder.


Q: I have other questions, who should I contact?
A: Please direct all other queries orders to