Fri – 14th Dec 2018
Elegant new editions of Damon Galgut’s novels Small Circle of Beings, The Beautiful Screaming of Pigs, The Quarry and Arctic Summer
Umuzi has released a series of new editions of four of Damon Galgut’s novels.
Read an excerpt from Every Breath, the new novel from Nicholas Sparks, bestselling author of The Notebook
Read an excerpt from bestselling author Nicholas Sparks’s powerful new love story, Every Breath.
Helen Moffett’s novel Charlotte, which will tell the story of Elizabeth Bennet’s friend in Pride and Prejudice, has been acquired by Bonnier Books UK, as part of a two-book deal.
The Friday Night Book Club: Exclusive excerpts from Pan Macmillan every weekend!
Wed – 12th Dec 2018
‘The woman’s voice may have been pulling him, but his own curiosity was propelling him forward …’ Read an extract from The Last Sentence by Tumelo Buthelezi!
BlackBird Books has shared an extract from The Last Sentence by Tumelo Buthelezi!
Tue – 11th Dec 2018
Sometimes the darkest things happen under the sun – Read an excerpt from Fatal Inheritance by Rachel Rhys
Penguin Random House has shared an excerpt from Fatal Inheritance by Rachel Rhys.
Mon – 10th Dec 2018
Pan Macmillan has revealed the cover for Nthikeng Mohlele’s new novel, Illumination!
Fri – 7th Dec 2018
News flash: From now on submissions for the Gerald Kraak Prize will be kept open all year round. Selections for the 2019 anthology will be made by the end of February 2019 – but new submissions are welcome at any time.
An enchanting and darkly comic fable of human greed and nature, from the Man Booker Prize-winning author of Lincoln in the Bardo, exquisitely illustrated by Chelsea Cardinal
Staying in this evening? Settle in with a glass of wine and this extended excerpt from Beauty’s Gift, Sindiwe Magona at her very best.
Thu – 6th Dec 2018
Two lucky winners will each receive a hamper of EIGHT of our favourite books! This hamper includes: Hippie, The Prison Letters of Nelson Mandela, Ottolenghi Simple, And Then Mama Said, Too Many Tsunamis, Diary of Wimpy Kid: The Meltdown, A Map of Days, and Wild Karoo.
20 years ago Helen Franklin did something she cannot forgive herself for, and she has spent every day since barricading herself against its memory. But her sheltered life is about to change.
Beauty’s Gift is a moving tale of how four women decide to change their own fate as well as the lives of those closest to them.
Tue – 4th Dec 2018
An Orchestra of Minorities is the second novel by Chigozie Obioma, the author of The Fishermen, which was shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize.
Of Blood and Bone by Nora Roberts – the gripping sequel to the number one bestseller Year One – an epic story of love, war, family and magic.
Kate Atkinson’s first new Jackson Brodie novel for nine years will be published in June 2019!
Mohale Mashigo chatted to The Reading List about her new book, Intruders.
Mon – 3rd Dec 2018
The Story of Nelson Mandela: The Prisoner who Became a President – A perfect introduction to a fascinating period in history
A biography for children from Faber Short Books – The Story of Nelson Mandela: The Prisoner who Became a President by Adrian Hadland.
BlackBird Books, Abantu Book Festival and The Soweto Hotel invite you to sundowners.
Thu – 29th Nov 2018
Penguin Random House has revealed that Margaret Atwood is writing a sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale! Here’s what you need to know.