New books

The Private Joys of Nnenna Maloney by Okechukwu Nzelu – a funny and tender tribute to growing up and growing into ourselves

The Private Joys of Nnenna Maloney, the debut novel by Okechukwu Nzelu, is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

The Guardians – John Grisham delivers a classic legal thriller – with a twist

The Guardians, the new novel by John Grisham, is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

New book alert! South Africa’s Greatest Bowlers by Ali Bacher and journalist David Williams

South Africa’s Greatest Bowlers – written by cricket legend Ali Bacher and top journalist David Williams, this is a book that no cricket fan can be without.

Beïndruk jou gesin met 50 maklike huiskosresepte uit Karlien kan nie kook nie deur Karlien van Jaarsveld en Izelle Hoffman

Karlien kan nie kook nie deur sangeres Karlien van Jaarsveld en leefstylsjef Izelle Hoffman: resepte so maklik, enigeen kan dit maak!

Unfollow – Megan Phelps-Roper’s memoir of growing up in the Westboro Baptist Church, the most hated family in America

Unfollow: A Journey from Hatred to Hope by Megan Phelps-Roper is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

The past will hunt you down … Criss Cross, the new Alex Cross thriller by James Patterson, is out now

Bestselling author James Patterson brings us another thrilling read featuring one-of-a-kind hero Dr Alex Cross – a brilliant detective and forensic psychologist who is able to analyse a murder scene like no other.

Eragon author Christopher Paolini announces his first science fiction novel, To Sleep in a Sea of Stars – out in 2020

Fans of Christopher Paolini will be excited to hear that Pan Macmillan is publishing his first science fiction novel, To Sleep in a Sea of Stars, next year!

Nuut deur top-spioenasieskrywer André Krüger: ’n Redelike hoeveelheid moeilikheid

Maak gereed vir ‘n plaaslike spioenasie wipplankrit in ’n Redelike hoeveelheid moeilikheid deur André Krüger.

Ninth House by Leigh Bardugo – the instant Sunday Times and New York Times bestseller that Stephen King calls ‘impossible to put down’

Ninth House is the mesmerising adult debut from Leigh Bardugo – a tale of power, privilege, dark magic and murder set among the Ivy League elite.

Watch David Baldacci introduce A Minute to Midnight – the new Special Agent Atlee Pine thriller

A Minute to Midnight is the next gripping instalment in Special Agent Atlee Pine’s search for the truth, from one of the world’s best thriller writers, David Baldacci!

The Night Fire – the brand new Ballard and Bosch thriller from Michael Connelly

Crime doesn’t come better than Michael Connelly! The Night Fire is the brand new blockbuster from the crime-thriller powerhouse.

The Butterfly Girl by Rene Denfeld – a novel Margaret Atwood calls ‘heartbreaking, finger-gnawing, and yet ultimately hopeful’

From the highly praised author of The Child Finder and The Enchanted comes The Butterfly Girl, a riveting novel that ripples with truth, exploring the depths of love and sacrifice in the face of a past that cannot be left dead and buried.

New book alert! The Murder of Ahmed Timol: My Search for the Truth by Imtiaz A Cajee

The Murder of Ahmed Timol: My Search for the Truth by Imtiaz A Cajee will be out in March 2020 from Jacana Media.

Seks, leuens en die internet deur Erla-Mari Diedericks: ’n eerlike, skreeusnaakse memoir en nuttige gids oor aanlyn-afsprake

Seks, leuens en die internet deur Erla-Mari Diedericks is beskikbaar by Wênkbrou – ’n druknaam van LAPA Uitgewers.

New book alert! That Will Never Work: The Birth of Netflix and the Amazing Life of an Idea by co-founder and first CEO Marc Randolph

In the tradition of Phil Knight’s Shoe Dog comes the incredible untold story of how Netflix went from concept to company – all revealed by co-founder and first CEO Marc Randolph.

Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas by bestselling author Adam Kay – ‘The perfect surgical stocking filler’

Twas The Nightshift Before Christmas – a short gift book of festive hospital diaries from multi-award-winning author Adam Kay.

The World That We Knew by Alice Hoffman – an extraordinary, magical, heartbreaking read

The World That We Knew, the new novel from Alice Hoffman, the bestselling author of The Dovekeepers and The Marriage of Opposites, is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

‘A powerful, vital gut-punch’ – The Places I’ve Cried in Public, the new novel from award-winning, bestselling author Holly Bourne

Holly Bourne’s latest novel, The Places I’ve Cried in Public, is a powerful and thought-provoking exploration of toxic relationships and what love is and isn’t.

Geloof en mag sorg vir ’n dodelike kat-en-muis speletjie in Die Alfadokument deur René van Zyl

René van Zyl se jongste samesweringsriller Die Alfadokument is nou by LAPA Uitgewers beskikbaar.