About Us

Sam-Woode Limited (SWL.GH) is a Ghana-based company active within the publishing industry. It is principally involved in the publishing of educational textbooks, story books, as well as non-book materials for different levels. The Company's products portfolio includes pre-school and primary school levels, among others. In its offer, Sam-Woode Limited has books from such categories as: agency books, agricultural science, basic design and technology, citizenship education, handwriting, information and communication technology, integrated science, social studies, mathematics and religious and moral education, among others. Products from the Company's catalogue can also be purchased online. It holds exclusive distribution rights for the territory of West Africa for titles by foreign publishers listed on the Company's Agency Lists. The Company was founded in November 1984 by Kwesi Sam-Woode initially as a entiry and listed on the Ghana Stock Exchange in 2002 having converted into a public company in 1998.
Our Business
Sam-Woode Ltd. engages in educational publishing of textbooks, supplementary readers (story books) and other educational book and non-book materials. The Sam-Woode list is an exciting range of books, which currently covers pre-school, primary, and JHS.
Agency List
Our Agency lists are titles by foreign publishers for which Sam-Woode holds exclusive distribution rights in West Africa.
Rights & Co-publishing
Sam-Woode is interested in co-publishing deals with foreign publishers and also makes its own publishing rights available to foreign publishers for license.
Our catalogue showcases an interesting list of titles on various subjects for different levels. Our existing ranges of readers have been converted into full colour to captivate our readers and engage their attention in the world of books. While we continue to develop our own list and also source agency titles to meet the wide and varied needs of our esteemed customer at the pre-school and primary levels, we are also paying close attention to the growing needs of our second and third cycle institutions.
SWL Ministry Of Education Science & Sports Selected Titles
Sam-Woode is therefore delighted to offer our range of Primary and JHS titles in ICT,
Citizenship Education, Integrated Science and Social Studies which passed a competitive tender by the MOESS and achieved selected status for school use.
Outlook For The 2012 Catalogue
There are in preparation titles for the higher levels, which we hope, will grace our next catalogue. Sam-Woode will in the coming year continue to multiply its list of readers for your reading pleasure. We also hope to delight our customers with a lot more non-book materials to enrich their educational experience. It is against this background that we trust our new and existing customers to stick with us as we increase, diversify our list and enhance the quality of our books to meet the ever-changing needs of our world today.
Thank you for choosing SAM-WOODE LTD.