New releases

Don’t miss events in Joburg and Cape Town celebrating the launch of The Light We Carry by Michelle Obama! (15 Nov)

In an inspiring follow-up to her critically acclaimed, bestselling memoir Becoming, former First Lady Michelle Obama shares practical wisdom and powerful strategies for staying hopeful and balanced in today’s highly uncertain world.

The Presidents: From Mandela to Ramaphosa, Leadership in the Age of Crisis – shining new light on the leaders entrusted with South Africa’s future

The Presidents: From Mandela to Ramaphosa, Leadership in the Age of Crisis by Richard Calland and Mabel Sithole is out now from Penguin Random House.

New releases from BookTok authors Alice Oseman and Adam Silvera

BookTok has taken the publishing world by storm and both Alice Oseman and Adam Silvera’s books have played a role in its success. Now both of them are back, enticing fans with new stories, familiar characters, and emotions to tug at your heartstrings.

Waar vind jy altyd liefde? In LAPA Uitgewers se jongste Romanzas!

Nou beskikbaar by LAPA Uitgewers … vier lekkerlees liefdesverhale deur Rina Cilliers, Wilreza Smit-Theron, Elize Davis en Lizelle von Wielligh.

Out now! Our Missing Hearts by Celeste Ng, the bestselling author of Little Fires Everywhere

Our Missing Hearts by Celeste Ng is out now from Jonathan Ball Publishers!

The Unaccountables: The Powerful Politicians and Corporations who Profit from Impunity – an urgent and passionately argued call to action (Plus: Launch dates 2-9 Nov)

The Unaccountable The Powerful Politicians and Corporations who Profit from Impunity, edited by Michael Marchant, Mamello Mosiana, Ra’eesa Pather and Hennie van Vuuren, is out now from Jacana Media!

Nou beskikbaar by LUCA! Engele om ons: Alles-in-een joernaal deur Wendy Maartens

Laat jou jongspan die wonders van engele verken met Engele om ons – Wendy Maartens se unieke dagboek en joernaal vir kinders!

Corruption, assassination, extinction – Find out more Peter Hain’s new novel The Elephant Conspiracy

The Elephant Conspiracy by Peter Hain will be published in November by Jonathan Ball Publishers.

Find out more about Mad Honey – the heart-pounding and heartbreaking novel by bestselling authors Jodi Picoult and Jennifer Finney Boylan

Mad Honey – from bestselling authors Jodi Picoult and Jennifer Finney Boylan comes a moving and powerful exploration of the secrets we keep and the risks we take in order to become ourselves.

Out now: Sacrifice to the Flies by Fanie Viljoen! Plus, listen to an excerpt

Fanie Viljoen’s multiple award-winning Young Adult novel, Offers vir die vlieë, is now available in English as Sacrifice to the Flies!

Waar lê die lyn tussen inwoner en inkommer? Vind uit in Hans du Plessis se jongste roman, Inkommers!

Inkommers deur Hans du Plessis is ‘n eietydse verhaal, ‘n kroniek van die Afrikaners – die familie, nie die volk nie – wat al van die Groot Trek se dae af wydsbeen oor die vuil Vaal in die Vredefortkoepel boer …

Demon Copperhead by Barbara Kingsolver – an epic tale of love, loss and everything in between (PLUS: Listen to an excerpt)

Barbara Kingsolver’s highly anticipated new novel Demon Copperhead is out in October from Jonathan Ball Publishers!

[Video] Nou beskikbaar by LUCA – Profesie-Bybel Nuwe Testament! Plus, wen jou eie kopie voor 19 Oktober 2022

’n Eerste in Afrikaans! Die Profesie-Bybel Nuwe Testament is die volledige 2020-vertaling van die Bybelgenootskap van Suid-Afrika se Nuwe Testament saam met 50 artikels oor profesie.

Goeie nuus vir Kristel Loots-aanhangers – Die lang papawer is nou beskikbaar!

Is jy ook mal oor Kristel Loots se boeke? Haar jongste roman oor ‘anderste’ vroue, Die lang papawer, is nou beskikbaar!

Wie was dokter James Barry nou eintlik? Vind uit in François Loots se jongste historiese roman, Die kapokdokter

Die kapokdokter deur François Loots, gebaseer op die lewe van hierdie aangrypende historiese figuur, wys hoe diep die spore van randfigure in die geskiedenis lê …

Get ready for the new Colleen Hoover! It Starts With Us will be published this month

It Starts With Us by Colleen Hoover will be published on 18 October!

‘Julle! Ek het nog ’n storie!’ Aleit se glans en geure leef voort in kookboek … binnekort beskikbaar by LAPA Uitgewers

Kom reis en kook vir oulaas saam met Aleit Swanepoel in sy eerste en laaste kookboek, AleitApteit.

Nuut by LAPA vir onderwysers: Praat jy! Idees vir die skep van ’n skryfkultuur in die klas deur Thérèse Hulme

Praat jy! vertel die stories van Thérèse Hulme en die jongmense wat sy oor ’n tydperk van sewentien jaar aan die skryf gekry het in van die mees gemarginaliseerde gemeenskappe in die Wes-Kaap.