International

Thu – 22nd Apr 2021

What’s Mine and Yours – Naima Coster explores the unique organism that is every family: what breaks them apart and how they come back together

What’s Mine and Yours by Naima Coster – a sweeping, rich tapestry of familial bond and identity, and a sharp, poignant look at the ways race affects even the closest of relationships. 

New book alert! To Paradise by Hanya Yanagihara, author of the modern classic A Little Life

Hanya Yanagihara’s eagerly awaited new novel, entitled To Paradise, will be published by Picador in January 2022.

Tue – 20th Apr 2021

A visceral, heart-pounding read – watch Ken Follet introducing his new novel Never!

Master storyteller Ken Follett’s new novel will come as a thrilling surprise to his millions of readers.

Mon – 19th Apr 2021

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!

Liftoff – Eric Berger takes readers inside the wild early days that made Elon Musk’s SpaceX

The dramatic inside story of the first four historic flights that launched SpaceX – and Elon Musk – from a shaky startup into the world’s leading edge rocket company.

Fri – 9th Apr 2021

Friday Night Book Club: Read an excerpt from Shalom Auslander’s Mother for Dinner – an outrageously tasty comedy

Treat yourself to a glass of wine this evening with this excerpt from Mother for Dinner by Shalom Auslander, the author of Hope: A Tragedy – ‘the funniest novel of the decade’ (Sunday Times).

Wed – 7th Apr 2021

Brand new Jeffrey Archer out now! The gripping and dramatic Hidden in Plain Sight

Hidden in Plain Sight is the second brilliant and captivating novel featuring William Warwick by the master storyteller and bestselling author of the Clifton Chronicles, Jeffrey Archer.

Tue – 6th Apr 2021

‘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!

Fri – 2nd Apr 2021

Footnotes, April 2021: 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 – 31st Mar 2021

Space Hopper by Helen Fisher – the most extraordinary debut of 2021!

For fans of The Time Traveller’s Wife comes an original and heart-warming story about bittersweet memories, how the past shapes the future, and a love so strong it makes you do things that are slightly bonkers.

Tue – 30th Mar 2021

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.

Fri – 26th Mar 2021

Out now! Legacy of War by Wilbur Smith, the action-packed new book in the Courtney Series and the sequel to Courtney’s War

Legacy of War, the new novel by Wilbur Smith and David Churchill, is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers!

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.

Cover reveal! You Are A Champion – an inspiring, positive and practical guide for teens from Marcus Rashford

Pan Macmillan is thrilled to share the cover of You Are A Champion: Unlock Your Potential, Find Your Voice and Be The BEST You Can Be!

Thu – 25th Mar 2021

Don’t miss the South African launch of The Four Winds by internationally bestselling author Kristin Hannah (25 Mar)

Join Pan Macmillan and Exclusive Books for the South African virtual launch of The Four Winds, the new novel by multi-million copy bestselling author Kristin Hannah!

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!

Wed – 24th Mar 2021

[Online flash forum] Join Jeff Immelt for a conversation around his new book Hot Seat: Hard-won Lessons in Challenging Times (25 Mar)

Jonathan Ball Publishers and the Gordon Institute of Business Science invite you to a flash forum event with former CEO of General Electric Jeff Immelt.

[Free webinar] Marianne Thamm and award-winning journalist Nadav Eyal discuss the root of revolt and reveal that the current uprisings are no passing phenomenon (25 Mar)

Daily Maverick Associate Editor Marianne Thamm will be in conversation with Nadav Eyal as they explore his view that the collapse of the current world order is not so much about the imbalance between technological advances and social progress as it is about a passion to upend and destroy power structures that have become hollow, corrupt, or simply unresponsive to urgent needs.

Tue – 23rd Mar 2021

How to Thrive in the Virtual Workplace – a step-by-step guide on how to stay productive, feel like part of a team and make the most of remote working

Transform your career or your business with these simple tips and tricks to make virtual working easier than ever before – office no longer required.

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.