Thu – 26th Nov 2020
How to Survive a Pandemic – a vital, timely text on the viruses that cause pandemics and how to face them, by Michael Greger, the bestselling author of How Not to Die
How to Survive a Pandemic by Michael Greger is out now from Pan Macmillan SA.
Mon – 23rd Nov 2020
Boekuittreksel: Wat in jou lewe is nie afgehandel nie? Dis die kernvraag in Die Boek van Twee Weë deur Jodi Picoult
Lees ’n uittreksel uit Die Boek van Twee Weë deur Jodi Picoult – ’n aangrypende roman oor lewe en dood, en verspeelde kanse.
Barack Obama has shared a playlist of music to accompany his new memoir, A Promised Land.
From the bestselling author Ken Follett, The Evening and the Morning is a historical epic that will end where The Pillars of the Earth begins.
Wed – 18th Nov 2020
Find out how African wild dogs vote by sneezing – Read an extract from Africa’s Wild Dogs: A Survival Story
Africa’s Wild Dogs: A Survival Story is a large-format photographic celebration of one of the continent’s most charismatic and endangered predators.
My Life in Red and White – There is only one Arsène Wenger, and for the very first time, in his own words, this is his story
My Life in Red and White: My Autobiography by Arsène Wenger is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.
Tue – 17th Nov 2020
‘My memoir, A Promised Land, is out today. I hope you’ll read it. My goal was to give you some insight into the events and people that shaped me during the early years of my presidency. Most of all, I hope it inspires you to see yourself playing a role in shaping a better world.’
Mon – 16th Nov 2020
‘Hm-hm. Hierso doen jy dit anders.’ Lees ’n skreeusnaakse uittreksel uit Amper Frans deur Louis Jansen van Vuuren
In sy jongste boek, Amper Frans, beskryf Louis Jansen van Vuuren hoe hy destyds tydens formele Franse onthale amper die hasepad gekies het. Lees ’n uittreksel.
The Searcher by Tana French is out now from Penguin Random House SA.
‘I’m thrilled to be back writing again and just delighted to have the opportunity to work with Wayne Brookes at Pan Macmillan. Big, big thank you to my agent, Kate Shaw, for bringing us together.’
Fri – 13th Nov 2020
Mantel Pieces – a stunning collection of essays and memoir from twice Booker Prize winner and international bestseller Hilary Mantel, author of The Wolf Hall Trilogy
Mantel Pieces by Hilary Mantel is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.
Thu – 12th Nov 2020
Time Magazine has released its 100 Must-read Books of 2020 – including Mark Gevisser’s The Pink Line: Journeys Across the World’s Queer Frontiers!
Land. Race. Murder. Betrayal. These Are Not Gentle People is the true story of a case that broke a South African town – by BBC Africa Correspondent Andrew Harding.
Wed – 11th Nov 2020
Former NFL linebacker Emmanuel Acho started an online series to give white people a non-judgmental space to ask questions about race and racism.
New book alert! Joe Biden: American Dreamer – everything you need to know about the United States President-elect, by National Book Award winner Evan Osnos
Joe Biden: American Dreamer – the new biography of United States President-elect Joe Biden by National Book Award winner and New Yorker staff writer Evan Osnos.
Tue – 10th Nov 2020
A mythical monster, a kingdom in peril, an adventure that will test two children’s bravery to the limit – The Ickabog by JK Rowling is out now from Pan Macmillan SA!
Sat – 7th Nov 2020
At The Reading List, we’re trainspotters when it comes to interesting book links, and here are a number that caught our eye. …
Fri – 6th Nov 2020
‘More than just a mantra, “cook, eat, repeat” is the story of my life.’
Thu – 5th Nov 2020
Step into Stephen Fry’s bewitching retelling of the legend of Troy – a tale of love and war, passion and power – following his sensational bestsellers Mythos and Heroes.
Beautifully written about prejudice, loneliness and fighting spirit, House of Correction by Nicci French is shocking, twisty and utterly compelling
House of Correction by Nicci French – the new thriller from the master of psychological suspense!