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Don’t miss the digital launch of Afterland, the new novel by Lauren Beukes, with Fred Strydom (2 July)

Join us for the digital launch of Afterland with Lauren Beukes in discussion with Fred Strydom as part of Exclusive Books’ Homebru celebration of local titles and authors.

Yes To Life in Spite of Everything – a newly discovered classic by worldwide bestseller Viktor E Frankl (PLUS read an excerpt)

Find hope even in dark times with this rediscovered masterpiece by the 16 million copy bestselling author of Man’s Search For Meaning.

A new treasure trove for fynbos fanatics

Pocket Guide: Fynbos features over 300 of the most spectacular and commonly seen species from South Africa’s renowned floral kingdom – all in one handy, easy-to-use guide.

Win a copy of Afterland, the new novel by Lauren Beukes, courtesy of Penguin Random House SA!

Penguin Random House is running a giveaway!

Three lucky winners will each receive a copy of Afterland by Lauren Beukes.

Tiramisini with Coffee Ice Cream – try this delicious recipe from Out of an African Kitchen: Recipes and Stories

This quirky anthology of recipes, reminiscences, anecdotes and stories was compiled and written in honour of the chefs and guests at Angama Mara, the lovely lodge on the edge of Africa’s Rift Valley overlooking Kenya’s Maasai Mara.

A celebration of the diversity of African birds – Peacocks and Picathartes: Reflections on Africa’s Birdlife, out now!

Peacocks and Picathartes: Reflections on Africa’s Birdlife is a celebration of the diversity of African birds, focusing on families that occur only in Africa as well as iconic families and species that, despite having close relatives in other parts of the world, seem to embody something of Africa.

Former US president Bill Clinton and master storyteller James Patterson collaborate on second novel

Penguin Random House SA is proud to announce the publication of The President’s Daughter by Bill Clinton and James Patterson.

Video: Fynskrif-aktrise Lea Vivier lees voor uit Wilken Calitz se debuutroman, Swart swaan

Fynskrif-aktrise Lea Vivier het onlangs ’n gedeelte uit Wilken Calitz se debuutroman Swart swaan voorgelees. Kyk na die video.

[Video] ‘H staan vir hel. Joune begin nou’: Leon van Nierop lees voor uit sy jongste sielkundige riller, Bloedsuier

Die gewilde skrywer, joernalis en akteur Leon van Nierop het ’n voorlesing gedoen uit sy jongste roman, Bloedsuier. Kyk na die video.

Don’t miss the virtual launch of the explosive new book The Accidental Mayor: Herman Mashaba and the Battle for Johannesburg (11 June)

Join Penguin Random House for the virtual book launch of The Accidental Mayor: Herman Mashaba and the Battle for Johannesburg. 

Moenie die virtuele bekendstelling van Wilken Calitz se debuut Swart swaan misloop nie! (16 Junie)

Graffiti Boeke en Penguin Random House SA nooi jou hartlik uit na die virtuele bekendstelling van Wilken Calitz se debuutroman, Swart swaan.

Explosive new book tells all – The Accidental Mayor: Herman Mashaba and the Battle for Johannesburg

The Accidental Mayor: Herman Mashaba and the Battle for Johannesburg by Mashaba’s former chief of staff Michael Beaumont is out now from Penguin Random House!

Watch! Marian Keyes chats to us about her new novel, Grown Ups

Marian Keyes joined us live from Dublin, Ireland, recently, to chat about her latest book, Grown Ups.

Graffiti-aanlynkuier: Moenie die virtuele bekendstelling van Bloedsteen deur Irna van Zyl misloop nie! (11 Junie)

Penguin Random House SA en Graffiti Boeke nooi jou graag na die virtuele bekendstelling van Bloedsteen deur Irna van Zyl. Moenie haar gesprek met Phyllis Green op Donderdag, 11 Junie, misloop nie!

Kevin Kwan, the iconic author of the bestselling phenomenon Crazy Rich Asians, returns with the first novel in his new Cities trilogy

Penguin Random House is excited to be publishing the sensational Sex and Vanity in July — the brand new book from iconic Crazy Rich Asians author Kevin Kwan.

[Video] ‘As jy hierdie brief in jou hande hou, beteken dit ek het nie die oorlog oorleef nie’: Marita van der Vyver lees voor uit Grensgeval

Gewilde skrywer Marita van der Vyver het onlangs ’n gedeelte voorgelees uit haar nuutste roman, Grensgeval, wat ook in Engels verskyn het as Borderline.

Moenie aktrise Lea Vivier se Instagram-voorlesing uit Swart swaan deur Wilken Calitz misloop nie! (30 Mei)

Lea Vivier gaan op Saterdag, 30 Mei, om 10:00 die oggend ‘n uittreksel voorlees uit Wilken Calitz se debuutroman, Swart swaan. Die formidabele aktrise gaan die voorlesing op Instagram Live uitsaai. 

Luister na ’n voorlesing uit Anel Heydenrych se jongste sielkundige riller, Die afloerder

‘Hy ken die roete na die begraafplaas in Kemperstraat baie goed …’ Luister na ’n voorlesing uit Die afloerder deur Anel Heydenrych

Lees ’n uittreksel uit Wilken Calitz se betowerende debuutroman, Swart swaan

Wilken Calitz se Swart swaan is meer as ’n surrealistiese sprokie vir volwassenes. Lees ’n uittreksel.

Bestselling author Sophie Kinsella to release an irresistible new standalone novel in October 2020

Penguin Random House is delighted to announce a new Sophie Kinsella novel for October 2020: Love Your Life.