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Listen to an excerpt from Christian Cantrell’s Scorpion – a fast-paced near future thriller that will mess with your head

Scorpion by Christian Cantrell – a gripping international cat-and-mouse thriller with an ending you won’t see coming …

Win a prize hamper containing 8 of Damon Galgut’s books!

One lucky reader will WIN a hamper of 8 books by Damon Galgut, courtesy of Penguin Random House SA!

The President’s Daughter – the new action-packed thriller from James Patterson and former President Bill Clinton

Every detail is accurate because one of the authors is President Bill Clinton. The drama and action never stop because the other author is James Patterson. The President’s Daughter is out now from Penguin Random House!

Jack Reacher is back – read an excerpt from Better Off Dead by Lee Child and Andrew Child

Penguin Random House has shared an excerpt from Lee Child’s upcoming new Jack Reacher novel Better Off Dead.

There are secrets in the wild country they call midlife – Read an extract from Unbecoming by Joanne Fedler

Unbecoming is a funny, heartbreaking and provocative homage to the midlife unravelling as women on the brink of elderhood speak honestly about their lives and wonder what the hell to do with vaginas that are not ready to be put out to pasture just yet.

Burning Questions – from cultural icon Margaret Atwood comes a brilliant collection of essays – funny, erudite, endlessly curious, uncannily prescient

Penguin Random House SA is delighted to announce the publication of Margaret Atwood’s Burning Questions: Essays 2004‒2021 in March 2022.

Don’t miss the virtual book launch of Mad Honey by SJ Naudé, in conversation with Masande Ntshanga (3 Jun)

Penguin Random House and The Reading List invite you to the virtual book launch of Mad Honey by SJ Naudé!

Don’t miss the virtual book launch of The Promise by Damon Galgut, in conversation with Mark Gevisser (2 Jun)

Penguin Random House and The Reading List invite you to the virtual book launch of The Promise by Damon Galgut!

Moenie die bekendstelling van Vier susters deur Gerda Taljaard by die Pretoria Kunsvereniging misloop nie! (18 Junie)

Penguin Random House SA nooi jou graag na die bekendstelling van Vier susters deur Gerda Taljaard, in gesprek met prof. Willie Burger.

Read an excerpt from The Ends of the Earth – Abbie Greaves’s captivating new novel about a woman who can’t let go of her greatest love

Penguin Random House has shared an extract from The Ends of the Earth by Abbie Greaves, the bestselling author of The Silent Treatment.

New book alert! Another Life by Jodie Chapman – a dazzling, devastating coming-of-age novel

Another Life by Jodie Chapman is out now from Penguin Random House!

Five lovely ex-girlfriends; one sweet-talking scoundrel – Limerence by Vincent Pienaar

Set in vibrant, ever-changing Joburg, Limerence tracks Scout’s relationships with five remarkable women, from his bygone days of first dates to a life of higher and higher tightropes – and no safety net in sight. Warm-hearted and funny, this is a tale guaranteed to lift the spirits of even the sourest of exes.

The Bomber Mafia – internationally bestselling author Malcolm Gladwell returns with an exploration of one of the grandest obsessions of the twentieth century

The Bomber Mafia: A Story Set in War by Malcolm Gladwell – a riveting tale of persistence, innovation, and the incalculable wages of war, from the international bestselling author of Talking to Strangers.

Don’t miss the launch of Justin Fox’s new novel The Cape Raider at Liberty Books in Elgin (24 Jun)

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

‘Ek sal eerder gif drink as Engelse tee oor my lippe neem’ – Lees ’n uittreksel uit Vier susters deur Gerda Taljaard

Penguin Random House SA het onlangs ’n uittreksel uit Vier susters deur Gerda Taljaard op The Waddle gedeel. Lees dit nou!

New book alert! Robert Muponde’s The Scandalous Times of a Book Louse – a magical coming-of-age tale in rural Zimbabwe

The Scandalous Times of a Book Louse: A Memoir of a Childhood by Robert Muponde is out now from Penguin Random House!

New book alert! Blues for the White Man: Hearing Black Voices in South Africa and the Deep South by Fred de Vries

A fascinating, insightful journey through time and space, Blues for the White Man is a celebration of multiculturalism and a plea for white people to do some ‘second line dancing’ for a change.

‘This murder is something different, something out of the ordinary’ – Read an extract from Harlan Coben’s new thriller, Win

Read an excerpt from Win, the new book from bestselling author Harlan Coben, courtesy of Penguin Random House!

Graffiti-aanlynkuier: Moenie die bekendstelling van Vier susters deur Gerda Taljaard mis nie! (27 Mei)

Penguin Random House SA en Graffiti Boeke nooi jou graag na die virtuele bekendstelling van Vier susters deur Gerda Taljaard.

Graffiti-aanlynkuier: Moenie die bekendstelling van Dol heuning deur SJ Naudé mis nie! (18 Mei)

Penguin Random House SA en Graffiti Boeke nooi jou graag na die virtuele bekendstelling van Dol heuning deur SJ Naudé.