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Kom vier die elfde Tuin van Digters met Antjie Krog by die Breytenbach Sentrum in Wellington! (7-8 Okt)

Die bekroonde digter Antjie Krog vier op 23 Oktober 2022 haar 70ste verjaarsdag – en vanjaar word vele geleenthede by die tuin van digters aan haar opgedra …

Career opportunity at Penguin Random House SA: Non-Trade Sales Coordinator (Export, Curio and Other)

Penguin Random House is looking for a dynamic, target-driven Sales Coordinator to generate and exceed sales targets for export markets in Sub Saharan Africa.

Kom kuier saam met bekroonde skrywers by die Vrystaatfees! (2-8 Okt)

Die Vrystaatkunstefees vind vanjaar plaas vanaf 2 tot 8 Oktober 2022! Hier ‘n paar van die skrywers en geleenthede om na uit te sien …

Filling in the missing years of naturalist William Burchell’s southern African Journey

Uncovering the events and finds of the missing years of famous naturalist William Burchell’s return journey across the southern African veld 200 years ago was the mission authors Roger Stewart and Marion Whitehead set themselves in Burchell’s African Odyssey: Revealing the Return Journey 1812–1815.

‘Leaving a legacy of recipes for memorable meals brings me so much joy.’ – Zola Nene

Media personality, chef and cookbook author Zola Nene is cooking up a storm with her latest cookbook, Simply Seven Colours. Zola chatted to Lauren McDiarmid about the joys of cooking, her most favourite kitchen appliance and her biggest food combo fail.

Small Miracles – a novel about nuns and miracles that’s big on love

Small Miracles will take you on a joyful and uplifting journey as three nuns learn more about life, love and friendship than they could ever have imagined – and it all began with the seed of an idea planted in the mind of author Anne Booth.

Try this recipe from Zola Nene’s brand new cookbook, Simply Seven Colours!

Zola Nene is back with a third book, this time celebrating the diverse cultural heritage of South Africans through the wonderful tradition of sharing meals!

Elizabeth Strout chats about her Booker Prize-shortlisted novel Oh William!

Elizabeth Strout is the Pulitzer Prize-winning, bestselling author of My Name is Lucy Barton. She chatted with Lauren McDiarmid about her novel, the 2022 Booker Prize-shortlisted Oh William!, which sees the much-anticipated return of her beloved character, Lucy, what made her continue with the series, and the person who inspired her to become a writer.

Dubbele wenslag vir Gerda Taljaard! Vier susters wen kykNET-Rapportprys vir Fiksie 2022 plus ATKV-Prosaprys 2022

Vier susters deur Gerda Taljaard is pas bekroon met die kykNET-Rapportprys vir Fiksie 2022! Die priemende roman het ook onlangs die ATKV-Prosaprys 2022 ontvang.

‘It doesn’t get bigger than Naspers and the billions Koos Bekker made from it’ – TJ Strydom

There is plenty to learn from South Africa’s most interesting entrepreneur, says TJ Strydom, financial journalist, game-show enthusiast and author of Koos Bekker’s Billions.

Five minutes with author Siphiwe Gloria Ndlovu

Siphiwe Gloria Ndlovu’s debut novel turned out to be the first in a trilogy. Not that she planned it that way. But now, she’s just written the last, The Quality of Mercy.

‘It was a big surprise to me when I found my voice in novels.’ – Taylor Jenkins Reid

Taylor Jenkins Reid on chasing ideas, writing badly and her next project.

‘My entire life’s work rests on the outcome of this match.’ Read an excerpt from Taylor Jenkins Reid’s new novel Carrie Soto is Back!

Penguin Random House SA has shared an excerpt from Carrie Soto is Back, the new novel by Taylor Jenkins Reid – the bestselling author of Malibu Rising, Daisy Jones & the Six and The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo.

At My Desk with author Johan Vlok Louw

How many times must a cannon ball fly? Many, many times, it seems … before one sentence ‘pops’, tumbles down, and glues itself onto a page, writes Johan Vlok Louw.

Ideaal vir enigeen wat elke dag goeie kos op die tafel wil sit – Low Carb is Lekker Drie deur Inè Reynierse is nou beskikbaar!

Met Low Carb is Lekker Drie sit Inè Reynierse die reis voort wat sy in 2015 begin het toe haar bekroonde kookboek, Low Carb is Lekker, die land stormenderhand verower het.

Homegrown Honeys – a selection of proudly South African reads to celebrate Heritage Day

To celebrate Heritage Day this year, Penguin Random House SA has rounded up a list of some of our favourite books written by proudly South African authors.

Spotted the imaginary beings among your succulents yet? Join the launch of Vetplant Fairies in Cape Town! (13-14 Sep)

Penguin Random House SA invites you to the launch of Vetplant Fairies by Fiona Moodie, Antjie Krog and Ingrid de Kok in Cape Town!

Perfect gift alert! Vetplant Fairies – also in Afrikaans as Vetplantfeetjies – by Antjie Krog, Ingrid de Kok and Fiona Moodie

An enchanting new classic – Vetplant Fairies is a collection of verse for children about indigenous succulents and the imaginary beings who live among them!

Vier susters deur Gerda Taljaard benoem vir ’n ATKV-Woordveertjie 2022!

Aandag! Die finaliste vir die ATKV-Woordveertjies 2022 is pas bekendgemaak met Vier susters deur Gerda Taljaard op die kortlys vir die ATKV-Prosaprys!

Kom vier die bekendstelling van Die drie lewens van Hannli Human deur Connie Luyt by die Pretoria Kunsvereniging (10 Sep)

Het jy die Pretoria-bekendstelling van Die drie lewens van Hannli Human deur Connie Luyt misgeloop? Kom ontmoet die skrywer by die Pretoria Kunsvereniging!