New books

Pan Macmillan announces surprise new Ken Follett novel in 2021

A new Ken Follett novel is being rush-released by publishers worldwide in November this year.

Gamebirds of Africa by Rob Little – a must-have book for bird enthusiasts and anyone with an interest in nature and conservation

Gamebirds of Africa: Guineafowls, Francolins, Spurfowls, Quails, Sandgrouse and Snipes by Rob Little is out in March from Jacana Media.

Explore the devastating beauty of an ancient landscape in Hidden Karoo by Alain Proust and Patricia Kramer

Hidden Karoo presents a snapshot of the region, offering a glimpse into towns and villages, farms and churches, public buildings and private homes, all against a backdrop of awe-inspiring landscapes.

New book alert! Future Tense by Tony Leon – ‘The hope for a better country remains an improbable, but not an impossible, dream’

Future Tense: Reflections on my Troubled Land by Tony Leon is out in March from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Hillary Rodham Clinton and Canadian novelist Louise Penny team up to write political thriller

Hillary Rodham Clinton will team up with award-winning Canadian mystery writer Louise Penny to co-write a ‘international political thriller’.

All Sorts of Tapas – the freshest and most fun way to eat with friends and family

All Sorts of Tapas by Chantal Lascaris is out now from Penguin Random House. 

Dol heuning – SJ Naudé se tweede bundel kortverhale – ontstel, verras en bekoor

Die verhale in SJ Naudé se jongste bundel Dol heuning kring soos breedtegrade om ’n aardbol uit – van Suid-Afrika na Ysland, die Belgiese platteland en die Italiaanse Alpe. Ook in Engels beskikbaar as Mad Honey.

New fiction loading … Join the #ByTheFadingLight Early Adopters Club and get 30% off Ashraf Kagee’s stunning new novel

By the Fading Light, Ashraf Kagee’s stunning follow-up to the award-winning Khalil’s Journey, will be published by Jacana Media in April 2021!

The Unicorn Baby by Roxanne Atkinson – an honest and hilarious account of parenting

The Unicorn Baby: Debunking 10 Myths of Modern Parenting by Roxanne Atkinson is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Klara and the Sun – the magnificent new novel from Nobel laureate Kazuo Ishiguro

Klara and the Sun is the first novel by Kazuo Ishiguro since he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature 2017.

‘Slabbert was always different’ – Albert Grundlingh offers new insights into the enigma that was Frederik van Zyl Slabbert

Slabbert: Man on a Mission, Albert Grundlingh’s penetrating biographical study of Frederik van Zyl Slabbert, offers sharp insights into the thinking and motivation of this most unlikely politician.

Armand kook alweer kaal in sy jongste resepteboek met 50 nuwe banting- en keto-vriendelike disse

Armand Kook Kaal Volume 2 bestaan uit 50 banting- en keto-vriendelike disse. Stap-vir-stap, en met pragfoto’s daarby, wys Armand hoe om heerlike disse te skep uit vars bestanddele sonder om die skaal of beursie te laat ly.

New book alert! Elsewhere – an epic novel of wonder and terror by bestselling author Dean Koontz

In Elsewhere, master storyteller Dean Koontz has created a brilliant and terrifying speculative thriller with hat-tips to George Orwell, Ray Bradbury and HG Wells.

Historiese fiksie gebaseer op die Groot Trek: Diep spoor deur Jeanette Stals is nou beskikbaar by alle boekwinkels!

Diep spoor deur Jeanette Stals het verlede jaar as e-boek by Penguin Random House SA verskyn. En nou kan lesers haar jongste historiese roman in papiervorm ook geniet! 

New book by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie announced – a timely and deeply personal memoir about her father’s death titled Notes on Grief

Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie has written a memoir titled Notes on Grief, to be published in May 2021.

Die sesde boek in die Romanza Nostalgie-reeks is hier! Lees Tussen jazz en rock en Sonder bagasie deur Elsa Winckler

Die Romanza Nostalgie-reeks sluit af met twee verhale deur die bekroonde skrywer, Elsa Winckler. Kry al ses versamelbundels vandag nog!

New book alert! The Battle of Bangui: The Inside Story of South Africa’s Worst Military Scandal Since Apartheid

The Battle of Bangui: The Inside Story of South Africa’s Worst Military Scandal Since Apartheid by Warren Thompson, Stephan Hofstatter and James Oatway is out in February from Penguin Random House.

Die liefde kook by LAPA! Hier is vier nuwe Romanzas om die maand van liefde mee af te skop

Nuut by LAPA Uitgewers in Februarie 2021: Vier nuwe Romanzas deur Salma Swanepoel, Elsa Winckler, Didi Potgieter en Marilé Cloete.

Untamed power. Untamed passion. A Court of Silver Flames, the highly anticipated new book by Sarah J Maas

A Court of Silver Flames by Sarah J Maas is out next week from Jonathan Ball Publishers!