Book covers

New book alert! Bassie: My Journey of Hope – out in October 2019 (Plus: Watch Basetsana Kumalo introduce the book!)

The stunning cover has been revealed for Bassie: My Journey of Hope by Basetsana Kumalo!

Cover reveal! Fred Khumalo’s new historical novel The Longest March – based on an incredible event in South African history

The Longest March by Fred Khumalo – a historical novel inspired by a little-known incident from South African history – is out in September 2019 from Umuzi.

Cover reveal! An Image in a Mirror by Ijangolet S Ogwang is the latest novel to receive a BlackBird Books redesign

BlackBird Books has revealed its latest cover redesign – featuring the publisher’s bold new look!

Cover reveal! The Confession, the powerful new novel by Jessie Burton, the bestselling author of The Miniaturist and The Muse

Get excited for The Confession – a sensational new novel from Jessie Burton, the bestselling author of The Miniaturist and The Muse – out in September from Pan Macmillan!

Cover reveal: Gail Schimmel is back with her much-anticipated fourth novel, The Accident

Check out the cover for Gail Schimmel’s new novel The Accident – out in March 2019 from Pan Macmillan!

Cover reveal! Margaret Atwood’s The Testaments, the sequel to The Handmaid’s Tale

Penguin Random House is excited to share the cover for Margaret Atwood’s The Testaments.

Cover reveal! New paperback edition of Angela Makholwa’s The Blessed Girl to celebrate its publication birthday

Angela Makholwa’s novel The Blessed Girl is turning a year old, and Pan Macmillan are celebrating with a new paperback edition!

Cover reveal: The Freedom Artist, the new novel by Booker Prize-winning author Ben Okri

Jonathan Ball Publishers has revealed the cover for the new novel by Booker Prize-winning author Ben Okri!

Cover reveal! Zakes Mda’s new novel The Zulus of New York

Umuzi has revealed the cover for Zakes Mda’s new novel The Zulus of New York!

Cover reveal! Angela Makholwa’s The Blessed Girl is heading for the United Kingdom

The United Kingdom cover for Angela Makholwa’s The Blessed Girl has been revealed! The book has been signed on by publisher Bloomsbury …

Niq Mhlongo reveals cover for his next book, Soweto, Under the Apricot Tree

Niq Mhlongo has revealed the prospective cover for his next book, a collection of short stories to be titled Soweto, Under the Apricot Tree.

Sisonke Msimang reveals the cover for her upcoming memoir, Always Another Country

Sisonke Msimang’s first book, a memoir titled Always Another Country, will be out from Jonathan Ball Publishers in October.

Cover revealed for Unpresidented: A Comedy of Errors, Paige Nick’s new novel

Cover reveal: Have a new novel hitting shelves early next week to mark these crazy times we’re living in. Hard going making fiction stranger than truth right now. Unpresidented is a comedy set in the future, about an ex-president, named Jeremiah Geje