New books

Give Us More Guns – how millions of rands’ worth of guns got into the hands of South Africa’s crime bosses, and the bloodbath that ensued

Give Us More Guns: How South Africa’s Gangs were Armed by Mark Shaw is out in March from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Pre-order Shubnum Khan’s new memoir How I Accidentally Became a Global Stock Photo: And Other Strange And Wonderful Stories now!

How I Accidentally Became a Global Stock Photo: And Other Strange And Wonderful Stories is part memoir, part travelogue and part love letter. Shubnum Khan takes the reader on a journey around the world.

Find out more about The Flexitarian Foodie by Jax Moorcroft – PLUS try these juicy and flavoursome kudu burgers

The Flexitarian Foodie: Real Food – Conscious Living by Jax Moorcroft is out now from Penguin Random House!

Banish bad habits for good with Dr Gabija Toleikyte’s groundbreaking new book, Why the F*ck Can’t I Change?

Inspiring and enlightening, Why the F*ck Can’t I Change? by Dr Gabija Toleikyte uses neuroscience and behavioural analysis to show you how you can train your brain to make change last.

Wat doen jy as jou man se jong seun waarvan jy nie geweet het nie aan jou deur kom klop? Vind uit in Mieke deur Mariël le Roux

Liefde vra soms van jou om onmoontlik dapper te wees. Mariël le Roux se jongste roman Mieke is nou beskikbaar!

New book alert! Revolt: The Worldwide Uprising Against Globalization – penetrating and original analysis by Nadav Eyal

Revolt: The Worldwide Uprising Against Globalization by Nadav Eyal is out now from Pan Macmillan!

Nuwe patrone en boeiende stories: Hekel en word heel 2 is ’n viering van 21 mense se oorwinnings!

Nuut by LAPA! Hekel en word heel 2 bevat nuwe patrone en stories oor hoe hekel 21 mense deur moeilike en donker tye gehelp het.

Chinese Takeaway in 5 by Kwoklyn Wan – 80 of your favourite dishes using only five ingredients

Chinese Takeaway in 5 by Kwoklyn Wan is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers!

Lig jou Wenkbrou vir Kroonwild, Henk Breytenbach se jongste spanningsroman

Kroonwild, Henk Breytenbach se spekulatiewe spanningsroman, is nou beskikbaar by jou naaste boekwinkel en as e-boek.

Years of Fire and Ash – 50 years of protest poetry brought together in one volume, edited by Wamuwi Mbao

Years of Fire and Ash: South African Poems of Decolonisation, edited by literary critic and lecturer Dr Wamuwi Mbao, is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers!

New book alert! The Profiler Diaries: From the Case Files of a Police Psychologist by Gérard Labuschagne

The Profiler Diaries: From the Case Files of a Police Psychologist by Gérard Labuschagne is a fascinating – and often hair-raising – glimpse into what it was like to be a profiler in the world’s busiest profiling unit.

Drie vroue kry die kans om oor te begin, die keer vir altyd, in Cecilia Nortjé se jongste roman, ’n Kans op vir altyd

Drie suksesvolle vroue met vervulde lewens, of só wil dit voorkom. ’n Kans op vir altyd, die opvolg van ’n Huis vir altyd deur Cecilia Nortjé, is nou beskikbaar by LAPA Uitgewers.

Finding Freedom: Harry and Meghan and the Making of a Modern Royal Family – the first, epic and true story of the Sussexes’ life together

Finding Freedom: Harry and Meghan and the Making of a Modern Royal Family by Omid Scobie and Carolyn Durand is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Watch author Joanna Nadin reading an excerpt from her new book The Talk of Pram Town, a story about mothers, daughters and second chances …

Written in Joanna Nadin’s trademark dazzling prose, The Talk of Pram Town tells the story of three generations of Earnshaws and asks whether it always has to be like mother, like daughter …

What If We Stopped Pretending? Jonathan Franzen’s controversial climate crisis essay, published as a single volume

What If We Stopped Pretending? by Jonathan Franzen is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Watch Emmanuel Taban introducing his new book The Boy Who Never Gave Up: A Refugee’s Epic Journey to Triumph

The Boy Who Never Gave Up: A Refugee’s Epic Journey to Triumph by Emmanuel Taban and Andrew Crofts is out in March from Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Full of surprises, Seven and a Half Lessons About the Brain by Lisa Feldman Barrett will blow your mind

Seven and a Half Lessons About the Brain by Lisa Feldman Barrett is out now from Pan Macmillan.

His Only Wife, the sparkling debut novel from Ghanaian author Peace Adzo Medie

His Only Wife by Peace Adzo Medie is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers!

New book alert! The Rabbit Hole – Mike Nicol’s new Fish Pescado and Vicki Kahn thriller

The Rabbit Hole by Mike Nicol is now available from Penguin Random House.