Book Events

Teko Modise’s new book The Curse of Teko Modise will reveal ‘shocking stuff’ – including how he consulted ‘a powerful medicine man’ from the Congo

The book reveals how Teko Modise consulted with ‘a powerful medicine man – a king from the Congo’ to help break the curse that prevented him from winning a trophy.

Reading to Write: Don’t miss this Abantu Book Festival warm-up event with Athambile Masola and Sihle Khumalo

Kaya FM and the Abantu Book Festival bring you their first book club meeting of the summer!

Join Zapiro at Wits Education Campus for the presentation of his new book, Hasta la Gupta, Baby!

Jacana Media are thrilled to invite you to the Johannesburg launch of Zapiro’s new book Hasta la Gupta, Baby!

Hasta la Gupta, Baby! Don’t miss Zapiro’s Cape Town book launch with Pravin Gordhan

Join Zapiro and special guest Pravin Gordhan in Cape Town for the launch of his latest annual Hasta la Gupta, Baby!

Don’t miss the launch of Enemy of the People at The Book Lounge

Jonathan Ball Publishers and The Book Lounge are thrilled to invite you to the launch of Enemy of the People by Adriaan Basson and Pieter du Toit.

Join Anya Schiffrin, George Lugalambi and Anton Harber for a discussion of investigative journalism written by Africans in Africa

Africa Muckraking is the first collection of investigative and campaigning journalism written by Africans and about Africa.

Jacob Zuma’s power has consumed the ANC like a cancer – Ronnie Kasrils at the launch of his new book A Simple Man: Kasrils and the Zuma Enigma

Ronnie Kasrils in conversation with Karima Brown at the launch of A Simple Man – Kasrils and the Zuma enigma. The launch is at the Wits Club. #ASimpleMan

Join Adriaan Basson, Pieter du Toit and Redi Tlhabi at the launch of Enemy of the People in Johannesburg

Jonathan Ball Publishers and Exclusive Books are thrilled to invite you to the launch of Enemy of the People by Adriaan Basson and Pieter du Toit.

Don’t miss the Joburg and Cape Town launches of Bantu Holomisa: The Gamechanger

Join Pan Macmillan SA for the Joburg and Cape Town launches of the much-anticipated new book Bantu Holomisa: The Game Changer by Eric Naki.

[Sold out] Join Crispian Olver, author of How to Steal A City, and Antony Altbeker‏ at La Tête Restaurant

Jonathan Ball Publishers invite you to an evening with Crispian Olver, author of How to Steal A City, and Antony Altbeker‏ at La Tête Restaurant in Cape Town.

Sign up for the Abantu Book Festival Creative Writing Masterclass with Nthikeng Mohlele and Zukiswa Wanner

Nthikeng Mohlele and Zukiswa Wanner will be leading a Creative Writing Masterclass at this year’s Abantu Book Festival!

Don’t miss the launch of Dion Leonard’s inspirational book Finding Gobi in Cape Town

Jonathan Ball Publishers and Bargain Books are thrilled to invite you to the launch of Finding Gobi by Dion Leonard.

Don’t miss the launch of Olami: Simple Nourishing Fresh by Nirit Saban

Jacana Media invites you to the launch of Olami: Simple Nourishing Fresh by Nirit Saban.

Love Books to host the launch of Ronnie Kasrils’s new book A Simple Man, with Nomboniso Gasa

Jacana Media and Love Books invite you to the launch of A Simple Man: Kasrils and the Zuma Enigma by Ronnie Kasrils, the gripping page-turner that courageously exposes the threats to our young democracy.

Don’t miss the launch of How To Steal a City: The Battle for Nelson Mandela Bay by Crispian Olver at Fogarty’s Bookshop

Fogarty’s Bookshop and Jonathan Ball Publishers invite you to the launch of How To Steal a City by Crispian Olver.

Join Bantu Holomisa, Eric Naki and Songezo Zibi for the launch of Bantu Holomisa: The Game Changer

Exclusive Books and Pan Macmillan invite you to celebrate the launch of Bantu Holomisa: The Game Changer by Eric Naki.

Tim Noakes’s new book Lore of Nutrition, co-authored with Marika Sboros, to be launched at Love Books

The King of Comrades Bruce Fordyce will be talking to that quiet maverick Prof Tim Noakes and co-author and veteran journalist Marika Sboros about their critical new book, Lore of Nutrition.

Angela Makholwa chats to The Cheeky Natives at the launch of The Blessed Girl

Angela Makholwa’s new novel The Blessed Girl was launched at Exclusive Books Rosebank recently.

A blessing in disguise? Join Angela Makholwa for the launch of The Blessed Girl at Skoobs

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Join James Clarke for a talk on his new book, Overkill: The Race to Save Africa’s Wildlife

Has Africa’s wildlife reached its lowest ebb or are we about to witness the turn of the tide?