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Two islands. Two women. Read an extract from Claire Robertson’s new novel Isle!

‘She puts herself under a spell of serenity, to be tranquil and swift. Nothing she does can break it. She cuts her finger and curses out loud and she is still between its buffers. The ceaseless hum.’

A conceptual art project goes dangerously wrong … The Artist Vanishes by Terry Westby-Nunn

The Artist Vanishes by Terry Westby-Nunn explores ambition and success, guilt and responsibility, the ethics around animal research, and art’s lasting impact on those it touches.

Meet internationally bestselling author Harlan Coben at the South African exclusive launch of Win! (21 Apr)

Don’t miss your chance to meet Harlan Coben LIVE and answering YOUR questions!

‘This is the most important book of the last ten years’ – Damon Galgut’s The Promise eagerly awaited!

Damon Galgut’s forthcoming novel The Promise is already receiving enthusiastic praise from some big international names!

New book alert! The Cape Raider by Justin Fox – an Allied–Nazi showdown in the icy South Atlantic

The Cape Raider by Justin Fox is out in April 2020 from Penguin Random House SA.

Wen 1 van 3 kopieë van Dol heuning of Mad Honey deur SJ Naude! Skryf in voor 30 April 2021

Drie gelukkige lesers kan hierdie maand elk ’n kopie van óf Dol heuning óf Mad Honey wen – SJ Naudé se tweede bundel kortverhale wat ontstel, verras, en bowenal bekoor. 

Win a book hamper to celebrate the launch of Namina Forna’s debut novel The Gilded Ones!

The Gilded Ones is the must-read new bold and immersive West African-inspired fantasy series, as featured on Cosmo, Bustle and Book Riot.

Op die kortlys vir 2021 se UJ-prys: Die heelal op my tong deur Anoeschka von Meck!

Baie geluk aan Anoeschka von Meck wat die kortlys vir die 2021 UJ-prys gehaal het met haar skitterende nuwe roman, Die heelal op my tong.

There’s only one way out. And no way back … Exit, the new thriller from Belinda Bauer, author of Snap, is out now!

Exit is the page-turning, twisty, and often hilarious new crime novel from bestselling author Belinda Bauer.

Find out more about The Madhouse, the debut novel by TJ Benson – the dazzling story of a Nigerian family

The Madhouse by TJ Benson is now available from bookstores countrywide and online!

Celebrate the launch of Low-Carb Express and treat yourself to a three-course breakfast at Grande Roche Restaurant in Paarl (10 Apr)

Join Vickie de Beer for a delightful low-carb breakfast at the launch of her new book Low-Carb Express at Grande Roche Restaurant in Paarl!

Read an excerpt from The Dare – the new electrifying novel of suspense by bestselling author Lesley Kara

As a child, it was just a game. As an adult, it was a living nightmare.

Graffiti-aanlynkuier: Kom vier die bekendstelling van Kroonwild deur Henk Breytenbach (25 Maart)

LAPA Uitgewers en Graffiti Boeke nooi jou graag na die virtuele bekendstelling van Kroonwild deur Henk Breytenbach.

Don’t miss the virtual book launch of Rogues’ Gallery by Matthew Blackman and Nick Dall, in conversation with Andrew Feinstein (25 Mar)

Penguin Random House invites you to the online launch of Rogues’ Gallery: An Irreverent History of Corruption in South Africa, from the VOC to the ANC by Matthew Blackman and Nick Dall.

Find out more about The Flexitarian Foodie by Jax Moorcroft – PLUS try these juicy and flavoursome kudu burgers

The Flexitarian Foodie: Real Food – Conscious Living by Jax Moorcroft is out now from Penguin Random House!

Graffiti-aanlynkuier: Moenie die bekendstelling van Mieke deur Mariël le Roux mis nie! (23 Maart)

LAPA Uitgewers en Graffiti Boeke nooi jou graag na die aanlynbekendstelling van Mieke deur Mariël le Roux.

Don’t miss a free Daily Maverick live webinar on Going for Gold: A Guide for the South African Precious Metal Investor (17 Mar)

Join Business Maverick journalist Ed Stoddard in conversation with Doctor of Philosophy and founder of Silver-Sphere Trading Pty Ltd Zoltan Erdey as they declutter and contextualise the vast amounts of information available about precious metals.

Graffiti-aanlynkuier: Kom gesels met François Bloemhof oor sy jongste misdaadroman, Die duiwel maak my hart so seer (18 Maart)

François Bloemhof in jou woonkamer? Sowaar! LAPA en Graffiti Boeke nooi jou graag na die aanlynbekendstelling van Die duiwel maak my hart so seer.

Vind hoop, inspirasie en antwoorde deur plaaslike skrywers by LUCA, ’n nuwe druknaam vir die Christenmark

Penguin Random House SA stel met trots bekend: LUCA, ’n Christendruknaam met ’n moderne aanslag.

Watch: Marianne Cronin has a message for her South African readers, and introduces her debut novel The One Hundred Years of Lenni and Margot

The One Hundred Years of Lenni and Margot by Marianne Cronin is out now from Penguin Random House SA!