Competitions

Call for submissions: AfroYoungAdult – a talent-search for Young Adult fiction from Africa!

Calling aspiring African writers of all ages interested in writing for Young Adults!

Win a copy of Zola Nene’s new book Simply Zola and jewellery by Pichulik!

Win one of three hampers, each with a copy of Simply Zola PLUS stunning jewellery by Pichulik worth R900, courtesy of Penguin Random House!

Win a hamper of the best new international releases from Penguin Random House SA

Two winners will each receive a hamper of Penguin Random House SA’s favourite international titles!

Review your favourite children’s book and win with the Puku Foundation!

Do you like reading? Puku wants to hear from you!

Win 1 of 3 copies of Simple PLUS a Cooking School Lifetime bundle from Yuppiechef worth over R3,000

Three winners will each receive a copy of Simple PLUS a Cooking School Lifetime bundle from Yuppiechef worth over R3,000!

Call for entries: Asymptote’s Close Approximations international translation contest

Asymptote has announced the fourth edition of the Close Approximations international translation contest.

Win a Jamie Oliver hamper from Penguin Random House – including his new book Jamie Cooks Italy

Win one of two hampers, each with a copy of Jamie Cooks Italy, 5 Ingredients PLUS a Jamie Oliver Vintage 24 Piece Stainless Steel Cutlery Set worth R990! 

Win a pair of page-turning thrillers by Jessica Knoll

Addicted to page-turning, suspense-ridden psychological thrillers? Then you need to enter this Jessica Knoll competition right now!

Win a copy of Beyers de Vos’s gripping debut novel, Talion or Wrok

Three winners will each receive a copy of Beyers de Vos’s gripping literary debut, Talion (English edition) or Wrok (Afrikaans edition)!

Win a copy of Tastes of Durban PLUS a Nomu-filled spice rack!

Three winners will each receive a copy of Tastes of Durban PLUS a Nomu-filled spice rack worth R640!

Win a bundle of books to donate to your library or school from Pan Macmillan to celebrate Mandela Day

Everyone has the ability and the responsibility to change the world for the better. Making every day a Mandela Day celebrates Madiba’s life and legacy in a sustainable way that will bring about enduring change.

Book giveaway! Jacana Media is giving away copies of Nthikeng Mohlele’s Rusty Bell and Small Things

Jacana Media is giving away copies of the new editions of Nthikeng Mohlele’s books Rusty Bell and Small Things!

Win a copy of the inspirational new book The Prison Letters of Nelson Mandela

Poignant, impassioned, gripping, and always inspirational.

Call for entries: City Press Tafelberg Nonfiction Award

The closing date has been moved from 30 June 2018 to 31 July 2018.

An extraordinary tale for extraordinary times: Win a copy of A Spy in Time

Win a copy of Imraan Coovadia’s new book, A Spy in Time, as well as Tales of the Metric System, courtesy of Umuzi!

Win a copy of The President is Missing by Bill Clinton and James Patterson PLUS a T-shirt

The Reading List is giving away two copies of The President is Missing by Bill Clinton and James Patterson PLUS two T-shirts, courtesy of Penguin Random House SA!

Win a copy of John Hunt’s new novel The Boy Who Could Keep a Swan in his Head

The Reading List is giving away two copies of The Boy Who Could Keep a Swan in his Head, the new novel by John Hunt, courtesy of Penguin Random House SA!

Win a copy of Sorry, Not Sorry by Haji Mohamed Dawjee PLUS a T-shirt

The Reading List is giving away two copies of Sorry, Not Sorry, the new book from Haji Mohamed Dawjee, and two T-shirts, courtesy of Penguin Random House SA!

Win a copy of Letters to Iris PLUS a R1000 Write Gear voucher

Win 1 of 3 Letters to Iris hampers, including a copy of the book PLUS a R1000 gift voucher from Write Gear!