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Penguin Random House is proud to present Our Fathers, the…

Award-winning author Karin Brynard's bestselling Afrikaans novel Onse Vaders now available in English

Penguin Random House is proud to present Our Fathers, the new novel by Karin Brynard:

In one of Stellenbosch’s most affluent areas an apparent house break-in …



Human and Rousseau is proud to present For Friends and…

A culinary love song - For Friends and Family by Nicky Stubbs

Human and Rousseau is proud to present For Friends and Family by Nicky Stubbs:

For Friends and Family is a love song - to the family …



Struik Nature is proud to present Field Guide to Birds…

Field Guide to Birds of the Kruger National Park - featuring over 500 species

Struik Nature is proud to present Field Guide to Birds of the Kruger National Park by Warwick Tarboton and Peter Ryan:

The Kruger National Park, one …


Pan Macmillan is proud to present The Mayor of Mogadishu…

An insider's account of Somalia's unravelling: The Mayor of Mogadishu by Andrew Harding

Pan Macmillan is proud to present The Mayor of Mogadishu: A Story of Chaos and Redemption in the Ruins of Somalia by Andrew Harding - …

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Books for the higher-brow selfie, by Jennifer Platt

null Published in the Sunday Times   It’s cool to be seen reading again. The trendy folks are putting down their smartphones and picking up a book. It’s hip to be square, to

Slicing through the curtain: Bron Sibree talks to Madeliene Thien about her Man Booker-shortlisted novel Do Not Say We Have Nothing

Madeleine Thien marries expression and experience in her new novel, writes Bron Sibree for the Sunday Times Do Not Say We Have Nothing Madeleine Thien (Granta Books) ***** Madeleine Thien was barely 15 when

Stories of a very great grandad: Kate Sidley talks to Daniel Browde about his book The Relatively Public Life of Jules Browde

Stories of a very great grandad: Kate Sidley talks to Daniel Browde about his book The Relatively Public Life of Jules Browde Published in the Sunday Times   The Relatively Public Life of Jules Browde Daniel Browde (Jonathan Ball Publishers) **** Daniel Browde is a patient man. Or perhaps, a persistent one. The Relatively Public Life

Inaugural Kimberley Book Fair kicks off

null The first annual Kimberley Book Fair will take place at Sol Plaatje University from Friday, 30 September 30 to Saturday, 1 October. Confirmed guests include publishers Rose Francis and Duduzile Mabaso,

Kom gesels met die skrywer van Dirk Mudge: Enduit vir ’n onafhanklike Namibië in Pretoria

Uitnodiging na 'n gesprek met Dirk Mudge   Protea Boekhuis nooi jou graag na ’n gesprek met Dirk Mudge. Marinus Wiechers en Riaan Eksteen gesels op Woensdag, 28 September met die skrywer oor sy boek, Dirk Mudge: Enduit vir

Don't miss the launch of Hitler, Verwoerd, Mandela And Me: A Memoir of Sorts by Marianne Thamm at Love Books

Invitation to the launch of Hitler, Verwoerd, Mandela And Me: A Memoir of Sorts   Tafelberg Publishers and Love Books invite you to the launch of Hitler, Verwoerd, Mandela And Me: A Memoir of Sorts by Marianne Thamm. Thamm will be delving deeply into her unconventional

Kom gesels met die skrywer van Dirk Mudge: Enduit vir ’n onafhanklike Namibië in Pretoria

Uitnodiging na 'n gesprek met Dirk Mudge   Protea Boekhuis nooi jou graag na ’n gesprek met Dirk Mudge. Marinus Wiechers en Riaan Eksteen gesels op Woensdag, 28 September met die skrywer oor sy boek, Dirk Mudge: Enduit vir

Potgooi: Kees van Dijkhorst gesels oor Kroniek van Donkerhoek (Plus: ’n Resensie)

Kroniek van Donkerhoek Oudregter Kees van Dijkhorst se roman Kroniek van Donkerhoek het vanjaar by Naledi verskyn en vertel die verhaal van die Vorsters en hul erfplaas oor meer as twee dekades met

Skryf nou in vir Nuwe Stemme 6

  Charl-Pierre Naudé en Bibi Slippers stel Nuwe Stemme 6 saam. Dit sal die nuutste versameling in hierdie opwindende poësiereeks wees. Alle aspirantdigters word genooi om werk voor te lê vir

'I'm absolutely a white African' - An excerpt from Green in Black-and-White Times: Conversations with Douglas Livingstone

Green in Black-and-White Times UKZN Press has shared an excerpt from the newly released Green in Black-and-White Times: Conversations with Douglas Livingstone by Michael Chapman. The book recollects conversations over a period of almost 20

A lively and wide-ranging analysis of postapartheid South African writing: Losing the Plot by Leon de Kock

Losing the Plot De Kock has a strong story to tell about writing in the postapartheid era and, more especially, the ‘post-postapartheid’ era, the period in which the high expectations of 1994 and

Don't miss Thiven Reddy discussing nationalism and the geography of power after apartheid at WiSER

Invitation to the launch of South Africa, Settler Colonialism and the Failures of Liberal Democracy   WiSER and Wits University Press invite you to a book launch and discussion of nationalism and the geography of power after apartheid. In 2000, Thiven Reddy published Hegemony and

Travel and Nature

Field Guide to Birds of the Kruger National Park - featuring over 500 species

Field Guide to Birds of the Kruger National Park Struik Nature is proud to present Field Guide to Birds of the Kruger National Park by Warwick Tarboton and Peter Ryan: The Kruger National Park, one of the largest and best-known

The new Roberts Bird Guide: A valuable addition to any birder's library

Robert's Bird Guide Jacana Media is proud to present Roberts Bird Guide: 2nd Edition by Hugh Chittenden, Greg Davies and Ingrid Weiersbye: Published by The John Voelcker Bird Book Fund Covering nearly 1 000 species

Rob Little's definitive monograph: Terrestrial Gamebirds and Snipes of Africa

Terrestrial Gamebirds and Snipes of Africa Jacana Media is proud to present Terrestrial Gamebirds and Snipes of Africa by Rob Little: Terrestrial Gamebirds and Snipes of Africa is a detailed full-colour hand book. It includes everything needed

Green and Lifestyle

A culinary love song - For Friends and Family by Nicky Stubbs

For Friends and Family Human and Rousseau is proud to present For Friends and Family by Nicky Stubbs: For Friends and Family is a love song - to the family and friends who have fed

Riette Rust ondersoek die narsisme-epidemie in EK! EK! EK! Herken en hanteer narsiste

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Tshidzimba, dikgoba and morogo wa thepe - eat South African, eat healthy with Eat Ting

Eat Ting Eat Ting: Lose Weight, Gain Health, Find Yourself, by dietitian Mpho Tshukudu and food anthropologist Anna Trapido, was recently featured in the City Press. According to the article, the book is