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Hoe vergewe jy as daar nie om vergifnis gevra word nie? Vind uit in Die vyfde slag deur Johann Grobbelaar

Afgetrede prokureur Johann Grobbelaar se jongste roman, Die vyfde slag, is binnekort beskikbaar by LAPA Uitgewers.

Footnotes, May 2021: Book links from around the web

At The Reading List, we’re trainspotters when it comes to interesting book links, and here are a number that caught our eye.

Graffiti-aanlynkuier: Moenie die virtuele bekendstelling van Fortuine deur Ebbe Dommisse misloop nie! (11 Mei)

Jonathan Ball Uitgewers en Graffiti Boeke nooi jou graag na die virtuele bekendstelling van Fortuine: Die wel en wee van Afrikaner-magnate deur Ebbe Dommisse.

Gangster State book provided information that led to Ace Magashule’s suspension

In November 2020, Ace Magashule and 15 co-accused were charged with fraud, theft, corruption and money laundering in relation to the Free State’s controversial R255-million asbestos audit contract.

Friday Night Book Club: Some houses have their secrets. But so do some people … Read an excerpt from The Hiding Place by Jenny Quintana

Treat yourself to a glass of wine this evening and this excerpt from The Hiding Place – the spellbinding new novel from bestselling author Jenny Quintana.

Thu – 6th May 2021

Het jy al Arendsvlerke vir Siebert deur Elsa Winckler probeer? Lees ’n kort uittreksel

‘’n Hartaanval?’ vra Talia vir die derde keer. ‘Maar Pappa was nooit siek nie, dit maak nie sin nie.’ Lees ‘n kort uittreksel uit Arendsvlerke vir Siebert deur Elsa Winckler.

Buried secrets. Lost hopes. A love reborn. The latest Danielle Steel novel Finding Ashley is here!

Finding Ashley is a deeply moving story of love, loss and redemption by the international number one bestselling author Danielle Steel.

From bestselling author Harlan Coben comes Win, a riveting thriller starring a great new hero …

Win, the new book from bestselling author Harlan Coben, is out now from Penguin Random House!

Just A Moment: A Memoir by Schalk Burger Snr – a glimpse into the life and times of one of the country’s most recognised figures

Just A Moment: A Memoir by Schalk Burger Snr with Michael Vlismas is out this month from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Wed – 5th May 2021

WEN al 3 boeke in Irma Joubert se oorlogstrilogie, insluitend haar jongste roman, Na ’n plaas in Afrika (Plus: Video)

Dis kompetisietyd! Een gelukkige leser kan wegstap met al drie boeke in Irma Joubert se oorlogstrilogie: Immer wes, Mentje, kind van Pas-opkamp en haar jongste, Na ’n plaas in Afrika.

Don’t miss the launch of Justin Fox’s new novel The Cape Raider (19 May)

Penguin Random House and Exclusive Books invite you to the virtual launch of The Cape Raider by Justin Fox.

The Committed by Viet Thanh Nguyen – ‘A white hot literary thriller disguised as a searing novel of ideas’

Both literary thriller and brilliant novel of ideas, The Committed is a blistering portrayal of commitment and betrayal that will cement Viet Thanh Nguyen’s position in the firmament of American letters.

‘I started writing and let me tell you I could not stop’ – Jeremy Maggs introduces his new book, My Final Answer

Pan Macmillan has shared a video of Jeremy Maggs introducing his new memoir, My Final Answer.

Tue – 4th May 2021

Karlien kan nie kook nie – maar sy kan Joe se filet met sampioensous en groenboontjies maak! Probeer die resep

Probeer die resep vir Joe se filet met sampioensous en groenboontjies uit Karlien kan nie kook nie.

New book alert! Fortunes: The Rise and Rise of Afrikaner Tycoons by Ebbe Dommisse

The past three decades have seen a remarkable rise of Afrikaners in business. Fortunes describes how these business leaders built their empires. It looks at their life and business philosophies and what makes them such successful entrepreneurs.

Don’t miss the launch of Liziwe Matloha’s new cookbook Dinner at Matloha’s at Exclusive Books Rosebank Mall (6 May)

Penguin Random House and Exclusive Books Rosebank Mall invite you to the book launch of Dinner at Matloha’s by Liziwe Matloha!

Join bestselling author Richard Sutton for a conversation about his game-changing book Stressproof: The Game Plan (4 May)

UCT Graduate School of Business invite you to join an online discussion with bestselling author Richard Sutton about the game-changing action plans that can help combat stress-related challenges.

Mon – 3rd May 2021

Nuut! Vier vurige nuwe Romanzas – watter een sal jy kies?

Nuut by LAPA in Mei 2021 – vier nuwe liefdesverhale deur Marilé Cloete, Rina Cilliers, Nellie Alberts en Alma Carstens.

Probeer Armand Aucamp se resepte vir Keto-kraakbeskuitjies, Murgpampoentjie-rösti’s en Wortelkoek-fudge

In die April-uitgawe van The Penguin Post deel Armand Aucamp sy resepte vir Keto-kraakbeskuitjies, Murgpampoentjie-rösti’s en Wortelkoek-fudge uit Armand Kook Kaal Volume 2.

The a Wind Blew by Kay Powell

Then a Wind Blew is set in the final months of the war in Rhodesia, before it became Zimbabwe, and the story unfolds through the voices of three women.