Lifestyle

Thu – 17th Sep 2020

Jamie Oliver’s 7 Ways: Easy Ideas for Every Day of the Week – new achievable, exciting and tasty recipes (Plus: Win a copy and a R1000 Yuppiechef voucher)

Completing the family of solution-based cookbooks, Jamie Oliver is back with 7 Ways: Easy Ideas for Every Day of the Week – new achievable, exciting and tasty recipes.

Wed – 16th Sep 2020

Nou beskikbaar! Die eerste Afrikaanse kriptiese blokraaiboek saamgestel deur Willem Swanepoel

Die wonderlike woordwêreld van kriptiese blokraaisels wag in Die eerste Afrikaanse kriptiese blokraaiboek, saamgestel deur Willem Swanepoel.

First Field Guide to Mushrooms of Southern Africa – the perfect pocket-sized book, suitable for both adult and younger enthusiasts

First Field Guide to Mushrooms of Southern Africa by Margo Branch is out now from Struik Nature, an imprint of Penguin Random House SA.

Tue – 1st Sep 2020

Welcome to My Table by Siba Mtongana – the Queen of Convenience!

Welcome to My Table by Siba Mtongana is out now from Penguin Random House SA!

Mon – 31st Aug 2020

‘The risk of another betrayal cannot be tolerated’

Read the explosive interview with the author of Money, Blood and Conscience that made this European newspaper ask, ‘Could a new historical novel about Ethiopia’s former dictatorship be the final straw that forces the World Health Organization’s beleaguered Director-General Tedros Adhanom Gebhreyesus to resign?’

Calling all conservationists and nature lovers! Don’t miss the online launch of Field Guide to the Renosterveld of the Overberg (31 Aug)

The Botanical Society of South Africa, Struik Nature Club and Penguin Random House SA invite you to the online launch of Field Guide to the Renosterveld of the Overberg.

Don’t miss the online launch of Sasol Birds of Southern Africa and your chance to WIN the Sasol eBirds Southern Africa App (18 Aug)

Penguin Random House SA and Exclusive Books invite you to the online book launch of the 5th revised edition of Sasol Birds of Southern Africa.

Fri – 7th Aug 2020

Friday Feast! The Yoga Kitchen: 100 Easy Superfood Recipes – a celebration of nourishing whole foods that will boost your immune system

Not sure what to cook for dinner? Don’t worry, we’ve got you covered. It’s Friday Feast and this week Jacana Media is bringing you delicious recipes from Marlien Wright’s The Yoga Kitchen: 100 Easy Superfood Recipes.

Wed – 5th Aug 2020

15 tips for happy, healthy sex, from Tiffany Kagure Mugo’s new book Quirky Quick Guide to Having Great Sex

Kwela Books has shared an excerpt from Quirky Quick Guide to Having Great Sex by Tiffany Kagure Mugo!

Mon – 3rd Aug 2020

Field Guide to Renosterveld of the Overberg – a vital addition to any nature lover’s bookshelf

Field Guide to Renosterveld of the Overberg is out now from Penguin Random House SA.

Fri – 31st Jul 2020

Friday Feast: Try these free recipes from SuzelleDIY’s cookbook!

It’s Friday Feast, and today Jacana Media is sharing a few mouthwatering recipes from SuzelleDIY’s Recipes.

Mon – 27th Jul 2020

It’s chocolate time! Try these Low-GI Brownies, from Delicious, Modern, Healthy Recipes for Diabetes

Are you living with diabetes or insulin resistance? Looking for some healthy, tasty, family-friendly meals to tempt your taste buds? 

Thu – 23rd Jul 2020

Sign up for the Penguin Post – the magazine about books for book lovers from Penguin Random House SA!

Penguin Random House South Africa is delighted to introduce its brand new magazine, The Penguin Post!

Mon – 20th Jul 2020

Smullekker blatjanghoender om die koue mee te stuit – probeer hierdie gratis resep uit Isolasie-inspirasie: Trooskos

Opsoek na idees vir aandete? Probeer gerus hierdie smullekker resep vir blatjanghoender uit Isolasie-inspirasie: Trooskos.

Tue – 14th Jul 2020

Jacana Media staff picks – find out publisher Nadia Goetham’s best books

Nadia Goetham is a publisher at Jacana Media. She has many things that she loves about her job, but she says, ‘Nothing beats that feeling you get when I see a first-time author’s face light up when they see and hold their book for the first time. I literally have the chance to help make people’s dreams come true.’

Mon – 13th Jul 2020

Free recipe! Low-GI Chocolate Brownies from the new cookbook Delicious, Modern, Healthy Recipes for Diabetes

Are you living with diabetes or insulin resistance? Looking for some healthy, tasty, family-friendly meals to tempt your taste buds? 

Fri – 10th Jul 2020

Mon – 22nd Jun 2020

Tiramisini with Coffee Ice Cream – try this delicious recipe from Out of an African Kitchen: Recipes and Stories

This quirky anthology of recipes, reminiscences, anecdotes and stories was compiled and written in honour of the chefs and guests at Angama Mara, the lovely lodge on the edge of Africa’s Rift Valley overlooking Kenya’s Maasai Mara.

Cheesy pea quinoa risotto – for you and the baby, from Joe Wicks’s Wean in 15

‘Risottos are awesome for adding in any veg you fancy. This one tastes yummy with the cheese. I think you and your baby will enjoy it!’