Fiction

Sat – 26th Nov 2022

Footnotes, November 2022: Book links from around the web

At The Reading List, we’re trainspotters when it comes to interesting book links, and here are a number that caught our eye. …

Wed – 23rd Nov 2022

Woon jy in die Wes-Kaap? Moenie die bekendstellings van Murasie deur Chanette Paul misloop nie! (28 Nov-1 Dec)

LAPA Uitgewers nooi jou graag na die bekendstellings van Murasie deur Chanette Paul in Bredasdorp, Wellington en Tygervallei!

Tue – 22nd Nov 2022

Best of Friends – the new novel from Kamila Shamsie, winner of the Women’s Prize for Fiction

Best of Friends by Kamila Shamsie is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Mon – 21st Nov 2022

The new episode of Pagecast is out now! Arlene Prinsloo interviews the legend that is Jeffrey Archer about his new book Next in Line

In this week’s episode of Pagecast, the podcast from Jonathan Ball Publishers, veteran journalist and author Arlene Prinsloo chats to international bestseller Jeffrey Archer about his latest novel Next in Line.

Thu – 17th Nov 2022

Bloemfonteiners, hier kom Antjie Krog! Moenie haar voorlesing uit Vetplantfeetjies en Plunder misloop nie (25 Nov)

Penguin Random House SA en Human & Rousseau nooi jou graag na nog ’n uitstekende voorlesing uit Vetplantfeetjies en Plunder deur Antjie Krog!

Tue – 15th Nov 2022

‘I swear you can’t make stuff like this up’ – Read an excerpt from Tshidiso Moletsane’s Sunday Times Fiction Prize-winning novel Junx

Penguin Random House has shared an excerpt from Junx, the debut novel from Tshidiso Moletsane, winner of the 2022 Sunday Times Fiction Prize!

Listen to the new episode of Pagecast! Featuring Jodi Picoult and Jennifer Finney Boylan, authors of Mad Honey

The new episode of Pagecast, the podcast from Jonathan Ball Publishers, is out now!

Fri – 11th Nov 2022

Read an excerpt from No Plan B – the unputdownable new Jack Reacher thriller from bestselling authors Lee Child and Andrew Child

Jack Reacher, ‘the coolest continuing series character’ (Stephen King), returns in No Plan B – the brand new, pulse-pounding read from Lee and Andrew Child.

Wed – 9th Nov 2022

Wil jy ’n nuwe uitdaging in die boekbedryf aanpak? Kom werk in Penguin Random House SA se fiksiespan!

Penguin Random House SA is op soek na ’n gekwalifiseerde en gedrewe persoon om by hul fiksiespan aan te sluit!

Nog ’n SALA vir Andre Trantraal! Keegan en Samier 3: Die strokiesprent-kompetisie wen die 2022 kinderboektoekenning

Baie geluk aan André Trantraal! Die bekroonde skrywer wen ’n Suid-Afrikaanse Literêre Toekenning (SALA) vir die derde boek in die Keegan en Samier-reeks, Die strokiesprent-kompetisie. 

Tue – 8th Nov 2022

Het jy al Murasie deur Chanette Paul in die hande gekry? Lees nou die eerste hoofstuk!

Na ’n Twittergeveg wat haar lewe bedreig vlug Georgie Rabie vanuit Kaapstad na Verlatenfontein … maar die plaas is alles behalwe veilig. Lees ’n uittreksel uit Murasie deur Chanette Paul!

Career opportunity at Penguin Random House SA: Marketing and Publicity Assistant

Penguin Random House is looking for a qualified and dynamic individual to assist the Marketing division with general administration, compiling reports as well as planning, implementing and managing marketing and publicity activities for titles assigned.

Mon – 7th Nov 2022

Is jy ook op TikTok? Volg LAPA Uitgewers vir die nuutste en beste boeke!

Dit is amptelik, Boektokkers … LAPA Uitgewers is nou op TikTok!

Listen to an excerpt from the audiobook of The Bullet That Missed – the new Thursday Murder Club novel by record-breaking author Richard Osman

A new mystery is afoot in the third book in the Thursday Murder Club series from million-copy bestselling author Richard Osman.

Fri – 4th Nov 2022

Aan wie behoort die grond? Kom gesels saam oor Inkommers deur Hans du Plessis in Pretoria! (16-19 Nov)

LAPA Uitgewers nooi jou graag na die bekendstelling van Inkommers deur Hans du Plessis by verskeie geleenthede in Pretoria!

Thu – 3rd Nov 2022

Waar vind jy altyd liefde? In LAPA Uitgewers se jongste Romanzas!

Nou beskikbaar by LAPA Uitgewers … vier lekkerlees liefdesverhale deur Rina Cilliers, Wilreza Smit-Theron, Elize Davis en Lizelle von Wielligh.

New releases from BookTok authors Alice Oseman and Adam Silvera

BookTok has taken the publishing world by storm and both Alice Oseman and Adam Silvera’s books have played a role in its success. Now both of them are back, enticing fans with new stories, familiar characters, and emotions to tug at your heartstrings.

Wed – 2nd Nov 2022

Out now! Our Missing Hearts by Celeste Ng, the bestselling author of Little Fires Everywhere

Our Missing Hearts by Celeste Ng is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers!

Tue – 1st Nov 2022

Join author Bronwyn Law-Viljoen for a conversation about art, photography and her new novel Notes on Falling (8 Nov)

Creative Connect, in partnership with David Krut Bookstore and Workshop 17, invite you to a conversation between writer Bronwyn Law-Viljoen and artist Mikhael Subotzky.

Mon – 31st Oct 2022

Ontmoet die skrywer Cecilia Nortje! Kom gesels saam op Zoom (2 Nov)

LAPA Uitgewers nooi jou graag na ’n Romanza-webinaar met Cecilia Nortjé!