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Reading Zimbabwe: A new digital platform featuring 1581 books written by 981 authors published in 114 cities

A new website called Reading Zimbabwe is working to put together a digital archive of Zimbabwean literature.

First annual Zakes Mda Book Fair announced!

The inaugural Zakes Mda Book Fair will take place this month.

Writing and photography on gender, human rights and sexuality in Africa: The Gerald Kraak Award reopen for submissions

The Jacana Literary Foundation (JLF) and the Other Foundation have decided to reopen submissions for the second annual Gerald Kraak Award.

Read an excerpt from Bare Ground – the debut novel from award-winning writer Peter Harris

Pan Macmillan SA is proud to present Bare Ground, the debut novel by acclaimed non-fiction writer Peter Harris.

Don’t miss the launch of Bare Ground, award-winning author Peter Harris’s debut novel, at Exclusive Books Hyde Park

Pan Macmillan and Exclusive Books invite you to the launch of Bare Ground, the debut novel by award-winning author Peter Harris.

Don’t miss the launch of Bare Ground, award-winning author Peter Harris’s debut novel, at The Book Lounge

Pan Macmillan and The Book Lounge invite you to the launch of Bare Ground, the debut novel by award-winning author Peter Harris.

Is there a need for Black Consciousness today? A new book investigates

The Black Consciousness Reader, a new book from Jacana Media, will be out in October. 

Video: John Green reads the first chapter of Turtles All the Way Down

John Green, the number-one bestselling author of The Fault in Our Stars, is back with a new book: Turtles All the Way Down.

Join Z Pallo Jordan for the launch of his new book, Letters to my Comrades

Pallo Jordan’s new book, Letters to my Comrades,  will be launched at the University of Johannesburg this month.

George RR Martin hyped up about making Nnedi Okorafor’s ‘extraordinary novel into an extraordinary television series’

Game of Thrones creator George RR Martin is very ‘excited’ about working with Nigerian author Nnedi Okorafor on a television series of her novel Who Fears Death.

Salman Rushdie owns up to the classic book he’s never read

Salman Rushdie admits that there is at least one famous, big book he hasn’t read …

Lisbeth Salander has revenge in her DNA: Author David Lagercrantz on his new novel, The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye

The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye – the fifth book in the series that began with The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo – is out now!

AVBOB funeral services establishes competition for poetry in all official South African languages

It may seem like an unlikely combination, but historically poetry and funerals have a close connection.

Marian Keyes introduces her new novel, The Break

The Break by Marian Keyes: a hilarious and insightful tale about a runaway husband from the internationally bestselling writer of smart, funny fiction.

Podcast: Raymond Suttner discusses his book Inside Apartheid’s Prison

Raymond Suttner is one of a small group of white South Africans who was imprisoned for his efforts to overthrow the apartheid regime.

Launch details revealed for Angela Makholwa’s new book The Blessed Girl

Details for the first launch event for Angela Makholwa’s new book The Blessed Girl have been announced!

Join Redi Tlhabi and Eusebius McKaiser for the launch of Khwezi

Exclusive Books and Jonathan Ball Publishers take great pleasure in inviting you to the launch of Red Tlhabi’s new book Khwezi: The Remarkable Story of Fezekile Ntsukela Kuzwayo.

It’s coming! Pre-order your copy of John Green’s new book Turtles All the Way Down

The wait is over! John Green, the number 1 bestselling author of The Fault in Our Stars, is back!

Jamie Oliver’s Quick Asian fishcakes from his new book 5 Ingredients – Quick and Easy Food

Cooking doesn’t have to be complicated – that’s why Jamie’s 5 Ingredients – Quick & Easy Food is sure to become your new best friend in the kitchen.

Half historic epic, half thriller: The spectacular new book from Ken Follett

The third installment in Ken Follet’s captivating Kingsbridge series will be hitting South African shelves on 21 September!