Lifestyle

Fri – 30th Sep 2022

‘Leaving a legacy of recipes for memorable meals brings me so much joy.’ – Zola Nene

Media personality, chef and cookbook author Zola Nene is cooking up a storm with her latest cookbook, Simply Seven Colours. Zola chatted to Lauren McDiarmid about the joys of cooking, her most favourite kitchen appliance and her biggest food combo fail.

Tue – 27th Sep 2022

Try this recipe from Zola Nene’s brand new cookbook, Simply Seven Colours!

Zola Nene is back with a third book, this time celebrating the diverse cultural heritage of South Africans through the wonderful tradition of sharing meals!

Mon – 5th Sep 2022

Perfect gift alert! Vetplant Fairies – also in Afrikaans as Vetplantfeetjies – by Antjie Krog, Ingrid de Kok and Fiona Moodie

An enchanting new classic – Vetplant Fairies is a collection of verse for children about indigenous succulents and the imaginary beings who live among them!

Tue – 30th Aug 2022

Career opportunity! Penguin Random House is looking for a dynamic, target-driven Sales Representative

Penguin Random House is looking for a dynamic, target-driven Sales Representative to maximise sales and market share for the company in the Gauteng area.

Mon – 29th Aug 2022

New book alert! Indulge your South African food nostalgia with Simply Seven Colours by Zola Nene

Zola Nene is back with a third book, this time celebrating the diverse cultural heritage of South Africans through the wonderful tradition of sharing meals!

Thu – 25th Aug 2022

Don’t miss the launch of An African Bite by Daniel Mbonani Mbombi at Exclusive Books Mall of Africa! (25 Aug)

Penguin Random House and Exclusive Books invite you to the launch of An African Bite by Daniel Mbonani Mbombi.

Don’t miss the launch of the new book Africa Fashion at Merchants on Long in Cape Town (25 Aug)

Jonathan Ball Publishers and Merchants on Long invite you to the launch of Africa Fashion, featuring South African designers Sindiso Khumalo, Lukhanyo Mdingi, Maxhosa Africa and Nao Serati.

Tue – 2nd Aug 2022

New book alert! Veld Birds of Southern Africa: The Complete Photographic Guide (PLUS: Win a pair of binos!)

Veld Birds of Southern Africa: The Complete Photographic Guide is out now from Sunbird Publishers. 

Fri – 22nd Jul 2022

Don’t Upset ooMalume! A Guide to Stepping Up Your Xhosa Game by Hombakazi Mercy Nqandeka

Don’t Upset ooMalume! A Guide to Stepping Up Your Xhosa Game by Hombakazi Mercy Nqandeka is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

A Recipe for the Ultimate Mulled Wine, from Temptations by Niranj Pather and Prim Reddy

There are few more tasty pleasures during the chilly winter months than a mulled wine, and this one from Temptations: Exquisite Tastes With an Exotic Touch by Niranj Pather and Prim Reddy hits the spot just right.

Thu – 21st Jul 2022

Lief vir naaldwerk? Gee jou kreatiwiteit vrye teuels met 20 Hekeltegnieke deur Christa Swanepoel!

Nou beskikbaar by LAPA Uitgewers! 20 Hekeltegnieke met kreatiewe projekte en moderne patrone deur Christa Swanepoel.

Fri – 8th Jul 2022

Online event: Adventures of a Field Biologist – Fishes of the Okavango Delta and Chobe River, Botswana by Mike Bruton

Penguin Random House SA and the Struik Nature Club invite you to a Kirstenbosch talk titled ‘Adventures of a Field Biologist: Fishes of the Okavango Delta and Chobe River, Botswana’ by Mike Bruton.

Thu – 7th Jul 2022

Book signing: Sifo: The Cooking Husband will be at Exclusive Books Gateway (9 Jul)

Join Sinoyolo Sifo at Exclusive Books Gateway and get your copy of Sifo: The Cooking Husband signed! Sifo is a husband that …

Tue – 28th Jun 2022

‘Jy verkoop ’n probleem wat jy oplos, nie ’n produk nie’ – lees ’n uittreksel uit Leandie du Randt: My Hacks vir die Lewe

Hoe begin jy ’n suksesvolle besigheid? Wat beteken dit regtig om na jou liggaam en siel om te sien? En hoe bestuur jy jou denke sodat jy jou drome kan bewaarheid?

Wed – 8th Jun 2022

Get cooking with Dad this Father’s Day! (PLUS! Win a cookbook hamper)

Penguin Random House SA has rounded up four fabulous cookbooks to give Dad this Father’s Day!

Thu – 26th May 2022

Going Beyond Limitations: Saray Khumalo, the first black African woman to summit Mount Everest, on her book My Journey to the Top of the World

Saray Khumalo was the first black African woman to summit Mount Everest, in a feat that took her four attempts. Many would have called it quits, but for Saray, this was about more than climbing a mountain; this was her purpose, and she would do whatever it took to see it fulfilled.

Tue – 17th May 2022

Make the food that makes your day! Find out more about Joe Wicks’s new book Feel Good Food

Feel Good Food: Over 100 Healthy Family Recipes – the new book by Joe Wicks – is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers. 

Thu – 14th Apr 2022

Hoe dien ’n hedendaagse gesin God? Vind uit in Gesinstyd met God deur Louise Viljoen

In Gesinstyd met God deel Louise Viljoen praktiese wenke oor hoe om gesinstyd met God spesiaal te maak. Nou beskikbaar by LUCA!

Mon – 28th Mar 2022

Win a stunning My Station Street Kitchen hamper worth R1,880! Enter online before 31 March 2022

Foodies, listen up! One lucky reader will win a stunning hamper from Penguin Random House SA and Chef Mynhardt Joubert valued at R1,880!

Thu – 17th Mar 2022

‘From modest beginnings, our work has taken us to the four corners of the earth’

Chris and Mathilde Stuart are renowned for their work in wildlife research. Having spent the past 40 years travelling the globe, they’ve captured their findings in a host of beautiful and bestselling nature guides. In their own words, the couple shares with us some of the highlights from their journey.