Easter Trading Hours 2014

Chapter is open on Good Friday, 18 April from 10am-4pm.
Chapter is open on Easter Saturday, 19 April from 9am-4pm.
Chapter is open on Easter Sunday, 20 April from 9am-4pm.
Chapter is CLOSED on Easter Monday, 21 April.


Book Cafe and Tea Shop

Welcome to Chapter - a book café and tea shop located at 442 Mt Eden Rd in the Mt Eden Village, Auckland. The shop had a name change (from the Tea Time Café) in mid 2005.

Trading Hours

Chapter is closed on Mondays (EXCEPT in December). The shop and cafe is open Tuesday - Friday 9am-5pm, weekends 9am-4pm and public holidays (excluding Mondays) 10am-4pm. For after hours service, please email info@chapter.co.nz  or phone/text 021-635 027.

tea-books-homeRomance Fiction

Chapter is an independent book shop specialising in the romance fiction genre, which includes contemporary, fantasy (including futuristic, magic, paranormal, time travel, vampire, witch, werewolf, etc), historical, hot, humorous, regency and suspenseful romance books. The shop also sells selections of mainstream, chick lit and crime & mystery fiction. The books are imported directly from the USA to provide you with the latest releases as well as classic titles from your favourite writers.

Book Searches and Hard to Find Books

We would be happy to search for any romance fiction titles that you are seeking and order these in for you.

Loose Leaf Teas

Chapter is the location of Auckland's original tea shop. The shop has a wide range of loose leaf teas (black, green, oolong, white, flavoured, herbal, fruit, organic and decaffeinated), tagalong teas and tea accessories. Chapter's café serves the full range of teas, espresso coffee, delicious cakes, savoury treats and yummy cookies.

Tea Tastings

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

'Like' Us on Facebook

Chapter has a Facebook page called ChapterBookAndTeaShop. 'Like' our Facebook page, and enter the draw for a great prize.

Useful Links

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

Contemporary Romance & Romantic Suspense

  • Lori Foster – Dash of Peril – Love Undercover Series
  • Kristan Higgins – Waiting On You – Blue Heron Series
  • Nora Roberts – Shadow Spell – Cousins O’Dwyer Trilogy – USA Trade Paperback

Crime & Mystery & Thrillers

  • Laura Childs – Sweet Tea Revenge – Tea Shop Mysteries Series – Paperback Release

Fantasy & Paranormal Romance

  • Jennifer Ashley – Wild Wolf – Shifters Unbound Series
  • Patricia Briggs – Night Broken – Mercedes Thompson Series – UK Trade Paperback
  • J.R. Ward – The King – Black Dagger Brotherhood Series – UK Trade Paperback

Historical Romance

  • Anne Gracie – The Winter Bride – Chance Sisters Series
  • Eloisa James – Three Weeks With Lady X – Desperate Duchesses Series

Hot Romance

  • Shelly Laurenston – Bite Me – Pride Series – USA Trade Paperback


Coming Soon

  • Maya Banks – Giving In – USA Trade Paperback
  • Meredith Duran – Fool Me Twice
  • Julie James – It Happened One Wedding
  • Stephanie Laurens – The Masterful Mr. Montague
  • Julie Anne Long – Between the Devil and Ian Eversea
  • Susan Mallery – When We Met
  • Amanda Quick – Otherwise Engaged – UK Trade Paperback
  • Nora Roberts – The Collector – UK Trade Paperback
  • Maya Rodale – Wallflower Gone Wild
  • Gena Showalter – Burning Dawn


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

Web site updated 15 April 2014.