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Margaret Atwood’s new book Dearly – a landmark collection from one of contemporary poetry’s most highly regarded names

The collection of a lifetime from the bestselling novelist, poet – and cultural phenomenon.

’n Kombers van boosheid daal neer wanneer ’n vyfjarige kind verdwyn in Brandmerk deur Christelle van Rooyen-Wessels

‘n Kind verdwyn helder oordag in ‘n plattelandse dorp in die Kalahari – Christelle van Rooyen-Wessels se jongste roman, Brandmerk, is nou beskikbaar.

Read an interview with Barack Obama and win a copy of his memoir A Promised Land in the latest issue of The Penguin Post – the magazine about books for book lovers

In the new issue of The Penguin Post – the magazine from Penguin Random House – former United States president Barack Obama shares his thoughts on how a democracy should work, balancing the roles of president and family man, and the message he hopes to convey with his memoir, A Promised Land.

Paula Hawkins’s scorching new thriller A Slow Fire Burning will be out in August 2021

Paula Hawkins is back! From the author of global phenomenon The Girl on the Train comes a twisty, pacy new novel: A Slow Fire Burning.

Sky Guide Africa South 2021 – the must-have handbook for all night sky enthusiasts

Sky Guide Africa South 2021 is a practical resource for all astronomers, whether novice, amateur or professional. 

Better Off Dead – a brand new Jack Reacher thriller from bestselling authors Lee Child and Andrew Child, coming in October 2021!

Relentless action, a gripping mystery and a host of evil new enemies – Jack Reacher, ‘the coolest continuing series character’ (Stephen King), returns in a brand new, pulse-pounding thriller from Lee and Andrew Child.

Preview the bestselling audiobook of Ready Player Two by Ernest Cline, read by Wil Wheaton

Penguin Random House has shared an excerpt from Ready Player Two by Ernest Cline, read by Wil Wheaton!

Make the most of every corner of your garden with Gardening in the Shade in South Africa by Allan Haschick

Gardening in the Shade in South Africa by Allan Haschick is out now from Penguin Random House SA.

A missing bride. A bloodied dress. NYPD Red’s deadliest case yet – NYPD Red 6, by the world’s bestselling thriller writer James Patterson

In the sixth book in James Patterson’s NYPD Red series, the wedding of the century invites the most brazen kidnapper in New York City to make the bride disappear.

A compelling diary of a very bad year: 1986 by William Dicey – coming in January 2021

1986 was a pivotal year in South African history. It was the year of the vigilante, the year of the necklace – but also the year the talking began. Coming soon in 2021, 1986 by William Dicey.

Lees ’n uittreksel uit Grensgeval deur Marita van der Vyver: ‘Daar is soveel wat sy nooit gehoor het nie … nie wou hoor nie’

Uittreksel: Marita van der Vyver se roman, Grensgeval, bekyk die Suid-Afrikaanse Grensoorlog (1966 tot 1989) van die kant van vriend én sogenoemde vyand.

South African Advent-ure: Win a hamper of 7 local books from Penguin Random House SA

One lucky winner will receive a marvellous hamper of seven local books from Penguin Random House SA in Week Two of the South African Advent-ure competition!

Where will books take you this holiday season? (PLUS: Win a hamper of 8 books!)

From faraway places to back in time, books can transport you just about anywhere!

Annelie Botes gesels met Deborah Steinmair oor Voetstoots: ‘Mens moet oplettend wees oor wat rondom jou gebeur’

Annelie Botes is nie iemand wat doekies omdraai nie. Soos sy self onlangs aan Deborah Steinmair gesê het, ‘ek is nie ’n vrou wie se oggend- en aandpraatjies verskil nie’. Lees die onderhoud:

Win 1 of 3 copies of The Promised Land by Barack Obama

Three lucky winners will each receive a copy of Barack Obama’s powerful and compelling memoir, A Promised Land. Here’s how you can win!

Virtual event invitation: Talking wild dogs – the scientists’ perspective (10 Dec)

Wild Dogs are commanding the spotlight when it comes to passion, curiosity, intrigue and research.

Sophie Kinsella introduces Love Your Life, an irresistible new novel about falling in love with someone – but not with their life …

Number one bestselling author Sophie Kinsella returns with Love Your Life, out now from Penguin Random House SA.

South African Advent-ure: Week 1 – win a hamper of 7 books from Penguin Random House SA

Win an incredible hamper of seven local books from Penguin Random House SA!

The lost art of letter writing – read an interview with John Webb about his novel Nine Letters

Penguin Random House SA chatted to John Webb recently about his new book Nine Letters – an uplifting novel that celebrates the power of letter writing.

New book alert! Claudia Rankine’s most intimate work yet – Just Us: An American Conversation

Citizen changed the conversation. Just Us moves it forward again – and this time, urges all of us to take part.