Penguin Random House SA

Penguin Random House is the world's largest English language trade publisher, bringing you the best in fiction, nonfiction, and children's books.

Submitted

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.

Read an excerpt from Miss Benson’s Beetle – a funny, heartwarming and magical read that’ll lift your spirits

Penguin Random House SA has shared an excerpt from Miss Benson’s Beetle, an uplifting and redemptive story of a glorious female friendship against the odds, from Rachel Joyce, the author of The Unlikely Pilgrimage of Harold Fry and The Music Shop.

Cradling life – the wonders of the Cradle-Magaliesberg environs – don’t miss this virtual panel discussion (1 Dec)

The Magaliesberg Biosphere Reserve and Cradle of Humankind comprise an utterly unique region.

Wen ’n geskenkpak vol boeke ter waarde van R1000 in Penguin Random House SA se #WaarInDieHeelal-kompetisie (31 Des)

Waar in die heelal lees jy Anoeschka von Meck se nuwe roman, Die heelal op my tong? Plaas ’n foto op Facebook met #WaarInDieHeelal en wen ’n pak boeke ter waarde van R1000.

[Watch] Dewald van Rensburg discusses his compelling new book VBS: A Dream Defrauded

Dewald van Rensburg chatted to Polity SA recently about his book VBS: A Dream Defrauded.

Listen to a playlist of music selected by Barack Obama, to accompany his memoir A Promised Land

Barack Obama has shared a playlist of music to accompany his new memoir, A Promised Land.

Find out how African wild dogs vote by sneezing – Read an extract from Africa’s Wild Dogs: A Survival Story

Africa’s Wild Dogs: A Survival Story is a large-format photographic celebration of one of the continent’s most charismatic and endangered predators.

[Watch] Barack Obama introduces his presidential memoir A Promised Land!

‘My memoir, A Promised Land, is out today. I hope you’ll read it. My goal was to give you some insight into the events and people that shaped me during the early years of my presidency. Most of all, I hope it inspires you to see yourself playing a role in shaping a better world.’

A missing boy. A small town. A question that needs answering. The Searcher by Tana French

The Searcher by Tana French is out now from Penguin Random House SA.

You are invited to a live broadcast featuring Rebone Tau, author of The Rise and Fall of the ANC Youth League (18 Nov)

Don’t miss Rebone Tau in conversation with Brent Meersman on her book The Rise and Fall of the ANC Youth League and the future role of the organisation.

Find out more about The Penguin Post – the magazine from Penguin Random House – PLUS an incredible giveaway

The Penguin Post is the magazine about books for book lovers! In this month’s edition, you stand the chance to win a hamper of 10 signed books!

Gangster State first exposed Ace Magashule’s alleged role in asbestos saga

In April 2019, investigative journalist Pieter-Louis Myburgh exposed the web of capture that appeared to surround Ace Magashule, the erstwhile premier of the Free State, in his book Gangster State, published by Penguin Random House. In this book, Magashule’s links to alleged corrupt dealings over the Free State’s R255-million asbestos audit contract were uncovered for the first time.

Don’t miss the launch of My Only Story: The Hunt for a Serial Paedophile by Deon Wiggett at Exclusive Books Hyde Park (11 Nov)

Join Deon Wiggett at Exclusive Books Hyde Park for the launch of his book My Only Story: The Hunt for a Serial Paedophile.⁠

Join award-winning author Siphiwe Gloria Ndlovu for the virtual book launch of her new novel The History of Man (17 Nov)

Penguin Random House and Bhala Writers invite you to the virtual launch of The History of Man by Siphiwe Gloria Ndlovu.

New book alert! Nigella Lawson’s Cook, Eat, Repeat: Ingredients, Recipes and Stories

‘More than just a mantra, “cook, eat, repeat” is the story of my life.’

Stephen Fry’s Troy: Our Greatest Story Retold – a tale of love and war, passion and power

Step into Stephen Fry’s bewitching retelling of the legend of Troy – a tale of love and war, passion and power – following his sensational bestsellers Mythos and Heroes.

Four unlikely friends. A shocking murder. Welcome to The Thursday Murder Club.

The Thursday Murder Club – the record-breaking number one bestseller by Richard Osman – is out now from Penguin Random House SA!

‘Voertsek, man! Jy verdraai die storie’: Lees ’n uittreksel uit Die heelal op my tong, Anoeschka von Meck se jongste roman

Elkeen het ’n heelal in hul mond. Keuses wat jou wentelbaan van uur tot uur bepaal. Lees ’n uittreksel uit Anoeschka von Meck se jongste roman, Die heelal op my tong.

Moenie die bekendstelling van Die heelal op my tong deur Anoeschka von Meck misloop nie! (18 Nov)

Penguin Random House SA en Graffiti Boeke nooi jou graag na die aanlynbekendstelling van Die heelal op my tong deur Anoeschka von Meck.