Competitions

Win a copy of Mubanga Kalimamukwento’s debut novel The Mourning Bird – winner of the 2019 Dinaane Debut Fiction Award

You can stand a chance to win a copy of Mubanga Kalimamukwento’s debut novel The Mourning Bird. Here’s how:

Timeless and Trendsetting – Win a spectacular Penguin Classics box set including 80 books!

WIN 1 of 2 hampers with a Little Black Classics box set (80 books in the Little Black Classics series), a Penguin Black Classics canvas tote bag, PLUS a set of limited edition Penguin Classics temporary tattoos!

WIN a hamper including Field Guide to Mushrooms, Field Guide to Insects of South Africa, PLUS an entomology toolkit worth R1170!

WIN 1 of 2 hampers that include a copy of Field Guide to Mushrooms and other Fungi of South Africa, Field Guide to Insects of South Africa, PLUS an entomology toolkit worth R1,170!

Facts stranger than fiction? Enter here to WIN a book hamper of some of the best local non-fiction titles out this month

Three lucky winners will each receive a copy of The 7 Things Every Young Black Entrepreneur Should Know, Invest Your Way To Wealth, and The SABC8!

Competition time! Win a Father’s Day book hamper from Jacana Media

Share your fondest memory of your father and you could win a book hamper from Jacana Media!

WIN 1 of 3 pairs of impeccably written novels by the award-winning authors Masande Ntshanga and Lauri Kubuitsile

Shake up your shelf life! Three lucky winners will each receive a copy of Triangulum AND But Deliver Us From Evil, courtesy of Penguin Random House!

Asymptote Journal announces a new essay writing contest judged by JM Coetzee

Asymptote, a journal dedicated to world literature in translation, has announced a new contest, to be judged by JM Coetzee.

Disruption: Short Story Day Africa Announces 2019 Theme

In 2019, Short Story Day Africa is seeking short fiction exploring disruption, especially but not limited to climate and environ[mental] disruption.

Enter here to WIN 1 of 3 hampers including Gangster State, How to Succeed in the African Market and How to Get a SARS Refund for Small Businesses

Win one of three book hampers including Gangster State, How to Succeed in the African Market and How to Get a SARS Refund for Small Businesses!

Autumn Reading competition – win a hamper of 8 new international reads

Brighten up even the rainiest day with one of these sensational new international books, now available at leading bookstores nationwide and online.

WIN 1 of 3 copies of Zakes Mda’s new novel, The Zulus of New York, his most heartbreaking love story yet

Three lucky readers will win a copy of Zakes Mda’s new novel, The Zulus of New York, courtesy of Penguin Random House!

Purchase a copy of The Accident by Gail Schimmel at Exclusive Books and you could win a R5000 book club voucher

Purchase a copy of The Accident by Gail Schimmel in any Exclusive Books store before 31 March and stand a chance to win a R5000 voucher for your book club!

Win a copy of the audiobook of Tumi Morake’s memoir And Then Mama Said …

Entertaining and thought-provoking, And Then Mama Said … by Tumi Morake is one of the must-read memoirs of the year, and now you can WIN the audiobook!

Outstanding in every way – win a hamper of the best in local fiction

Penguin Random House is proud to bring you a full quartet of incredible local fiction new releases this month.

Win 1 of 2 hampers containing 2000 Family Meals and 2000 Healthy Meals PLUS a R1000 Woolworths voucher

Penguin Random House is giving away two hampers, each containing copies of 2000 Family Meals and 2000 Healthy Meals, PLUS a R1,000 voucher from Woolworths!

Win 1 of 2 book hampers, each with a copy of Youth Revolution and Class Action

Penguin Random House is proud to bring you some of the best local non-fiction this month – and a chance to win!

Struik Nature wishes you an adventurous 2019! Join the club – for free – and win

Join the Struik Nature Club now and stand a chance to WIN 1 of 2 prize hampers!

Calling all African storytellers: Enter the Gama❤Phile Writers’ Competition and stand a chance to be published by Pan Macmillan SA

Attention aspiring storytellers: make your writing dreams a reality with the GamaPhile Writers’ Competition!