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‘Put up your hand, be bold, make things happen, even when it’s not fashionable’ – Nyimpini Mabunda shares his secrets to success

Take Charge: Life Lessons on the Road to CEO by Nyimpini Mabunda is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Fri – 20th May 2022

A Bend in the River: 50% off two uncommonly beautiful stories, courtesy of Jacana Media

When not working on environmental matters, author Vernon RL Head is either designing buildings or travelling the world looking for rare birds. …

Thu – 19th May 2022

[ON MY MIND] Anyone can own a home – and keep it

When it comes to the stressful event of buying a home, one of the ways to make sure it doesn’t end up being a costly mistake is by learning from others who’ve done it before, says property finance specialist Tania Weich.

Don’t miss the launch of Spear: Mandela and the Revolutionaries by Paul S Landau at Love Books (26 May)

Jacana Media, in partnership with the University of Johannesburg and Love Books, invite you to the launch of Spear: Mandela and the Revolutionaries by Paul S Landau.

Join Nyimpini Mabunda for the launch of his new book Take Charge: Life Lessons on the Road to CEO (26 May)

Jonathan Ball Publishers and Exclusive Books invite you to the launch of Take Charge: Life Lessons on the Road to CEO by Nyimpini Mabunda.

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. 

Fri – 13th May 2022

New book alert! Bulelani Ngcuka: The Sting in the Tale by Marion Sparg

Bulelani Ngcuka: The Sting in the Tale by Marion Sparg is out this month from Jonathan Ball Publishers!

Thu – 12th May 2022

Take Charge by Nyimpini Mabunda – the perfect toolkit to take you to the top

Take Charge: Life Lessons on the Road to CEO by Nyimpini Mabunda is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Wed – 11th May 2022

Mark Gevisser’s seminal book Thabo Mbeki: The Dream Deferred back in print and updated with a brilliant new epilogue

An updated edition of Mark Gevisser’s seminal book Thabo Mbeki: The Dream Deferred is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Tue – 10th May 2022

[Video] Probeer Elmarie Berry se smullekker resep vir Malvapoeding met ’n Pinotagesous uit haar debuutkookboek, Kosbaar

‘Ek gaan vir jou wys hoe om mooi kos maklik te maak’: Loer tussen die bladsye van Kosbaar deur Elmarie Berry en probeer haar resep vir Malvapoeding met ’n Pinotagesous.

Liewe Mamma, staan ’n kans om ’n pragtige LAPA-geskenkpak te wen! Neem deel voor 31 Mei 2022

Teken in op LAPA se nuusbrief en jy kan dalk wegstap met ’n pragtige geskenkpak propvol boeke spesiaal vir die moeders!

New book alert! Freezing Order: A True Story of Russian Money Laundering, State-Sponsored Murder, and Surviving Vladimir Putin’s Wrath

Freezing Order: A True Story of Russian Money Laundering, State-Sponsored Murder, and Surviving Vladimir Putin’s Wrath by Bill Browder is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Mon – 9th May 2022

Win a copy of Magda: My Journey by Magda Wierzycka!

Penguin Random House is giving away a copy of Magda Wierzycka’s new biography Magda: My Journey!

History comes alive in Tinus le Roux’s book The Boer War in Colour

The Boer War in Colour by Tinus le Roux is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Thu – 5th May 2022

Join Ebrahim Ebrahim for the launch of his new memoir Beyond Fear: Reflections of a Freedom Fighter (5 May)

Jacana Media and CineCentre Killarney invite you to the launch of Beyond Fear: Reflections of a Freedom Fighter by Ebrahim Ebrahim.

Wed – 4th May 2022

Moenie LAPA se Herfs-uitverkoping misloop nie! Kry tot 40% afslag op jou gunstelingboeke voor 6 Mei 2022

Van spanningsverhale tot historiese romanses, daar is iets vir almal in LAPA Uitgewers se Herfs-uitverkoping! 

‘Smuts was one of the towering figures of South African history, whether one liked him or not’ – an interview with author Richard Steyn

Richard Steyn chatted to Polity recently about his biography Jan Smuts: Unafraid of Greatness.

Tue – 26th Apr 2022

An interview with Robby Kojetin, author of Mind Over Mountain: A Mental and Physical Climb to the Top, in the new episode of Pagecast

In the new episode of Pagecast, the podcast from Jonathan Ball Publishers, Robby Kojetin is in conversation with Pippa Hudson about his new book Mind Over Mountain: A Mental and Physical Climb to the Top. 

Fri – 22nd Apr 2022

Footnotes, April 2022: 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 – 20th Apr 2022

Listen to the new episode of Pagecast! A conversation with Dr Leopold Scholtz, author of Terreur En Bevryding

The new episode of Pagecast, the podcast from Jonathan Ball Publishers, is out now!