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Don’t miss the launch of Whatever, the frank and hilariously dark memoir of 19-year-old Saskia Bailey, at Love Books (4 April)

MFBooks Joburg invites you to the launch of Saskia Bailey’s debut book, Whatever: A 21st-century Memoir.

Don’t miss the launch of Carsten Rasch’s memoir Between Rock and a Hard Place at Love Books (28 Mar)

MFBooks Joburg and Love Books invite you to the launch of Between a Rock and a Hard Place by Carsten Rasch, ‘a survivor from the South African punk and new wave scene of the eighties’.

Don’t miss the launch of Charles Abrahams’s new book Class Action: In Pursuit of a Larger Life at Love Books (6 Mar)

Penguin Random House invite you to the launch of Charles Abrahams’s memoir Class Action: In Pursuit of a Larger Life.

Don’t miss Adam Habib in conversation with Achille Mbembe at the launch of Rebels and Rage: Reflecting on #FeesMustFall (12 Mar)

Jonathan Ball Publishers and Love Books are thrilled to invite you to the launch of Rebels and Rage: Reflecting on #FeesMustFall by Adam Habib.

Join Gail Schimmel at Love Books for the launch of her new novel The Accident (7 Mar)

Pan Macmillan and Love Books invite you to the Johannesburg launch of The Accident by Gail Schimmel.

Join Eva Mazza for the launch of her debut novel Sex, Lies and Stellenbosch at Love Books

MFBooks Joburg and Eva Mazza invite you to the launch of the sizzling Sex, Lies and Stellenbosch, a novel that peeks into the lives of the privileged men and women of the winelands. 

Join Fourthwall Books for the launch of Terry Kurgan’s Everyone is Present at Love Books

Fourthwall Books and Love Books invite you to the launch of Everyone is Present: Essays on Photography, Memory and Family by Terry Kurgan.

Don’t miss the Joburg launch of Vanessa Raphaely’s debut novel Plus One at Love Books

Pan Macmillan and Love Books invite you to the Johannesburg launch of Vanessa Raphaely’s debut novel Plus One.

Join Jane Griffiths for a Delicious Morning at Love Books – including a talk on growing and using herbs

Launch of Jane’s Delicious Product Range at Love Books, Friday 2 November @ 10 am

Don’t miss the launch of Sihle Khumalo’s new book Rainbow Nation My Zulu Arse at Love Books

Voyaging from the northernmost part of South Africa right to the south, Sihle Khumalo noses his car down freeways and back roads into small towns, townships, and villages, some of which you’ll have trouble finding on a map.

Don’t miss the launch of Richard Steyn’s new book Louis Botha: A Man Apart at Love Books

Jonathan Ball Publishers and Love Books are thrilled to invite you to the launch of Louis Botha: A Man Apart by Richard Steyn.

Don’t miss the launch of Garden Style: Creating Beautiful Gardens in South Africa at Love Books

Jonathan Ball Publishers and Love Books are thrilled to invite you to the launch of Garden Style by Melanie Walker and Connall Oosterbroek.

Join Mohale Mashigo for coffee at Love Books to chat about her new book, Intruders

Mohale Mashigo will be at Love Books this week to launch her new book Intruders!

Don’t miss the launch of Landa Mabenge’s trans memoir ‘Becoming Him’ at Love Books

‘Brilliantly written. Fiercely brave. Effortlessly inspiring. His story is one of never allowing circumstances to dictate your destiny.’

Join Stephan Hofstatter for the launch of Licence to Loot with Mzukisi Qobo at Love Books

Penguin Random House and Love Books invite you to the launch of Licence to Loot: How the Plunder of Eskom and Other Parastatals Almost Sank South Africa. 

Don’t miss Máire Fisher at Love Books for the launch of The Enumerations, with Fiona Snyckers

Penguin Random House and Love Books invite you to the launch of The Enumerations by Máire Fisher, the author of Birdseye.

Don’t miss the launch of Rebecca Davis’s new book Self-Helpless at Love Books

Pan Macmillan and Love Books invite you to the Johannesburg launch of Self-Helpless: A Cynic’s Search for Sanity by Rebecca Davis.

Save the date for the launch of Beaten but not Broken by Vanessa Govender – the story of a true survivor

In Beaten but not Broken, Vanessa Govender tells a graphic story of extreme abuse, living with the pain and ultimately how she was saved by her own relentless fighting spirit to find purpose and love.

Don’t miss the Johannesburg launch of Turning and Turning by Judith February

Pan Macmillan and Love Books invite you to the Johannesburg launch of Turning and Turning: Exploring the Complexities of South Africa’s Democracy by Judith February.

Why write? Why publish? Why read? Find out at the launch of This Is How It Is: True Stories from South Africa

The Life Righting Collective and Love Books invite you to the launch of This Is How It Is: True Stories from South Africa.