Under GST guideline, all types of reading materials and newspapers including student workbooks, encyclopedia, story books, novel, recipe books, reference book in all fields, books related to religion, religious texts and newspapers (except magazines and books that are not reading materials such as diaries, notebooks, log book and accounting books such as journals and ledgers) are determined as Zero-Rated supply.

Therefore, all books in are GST exempted. Except the shipping cost are subject to GST 6%.