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Read an excerpt from Emily Henry’s hilarious new enemies-to-lovers rom-com Book Lovers

Penguin Random House has shared an excerpt from Book Lovers, the new chemistry-filled ‘rivals to lovers’ romcom from bestselling author Emily Henry.

Propel yourself onwards and upwards – to infinity and beyond! Read an excerpt from Bricks for Chicks: Property Investment for Women Who Kick Ass!

Penguin Random House has shared an excerpt from Bricks for Chicks: Property Investment for Women Who Kick Ass! by Tanya Haffern.

Career opportunity: Penguin Random House SA is hiring!

Penguin Random House is looking for an organised and communicative Receptionist to facilitate the receiving of visitors, attend to calls, assist employees and ensure relevant associated administrative needs are met.

Don’t miss the digital launch of How to Get a SARS Refund for Retirees by Daniel Baines (21 Jun)

Penguin Random House and Exclusive Books invite you to the digital launch of How to Get a SARS Refund for Retirees by …

The uplifting and feel-good novel everyone’s falling in love with – The People on Platform 5 by Clare Pooley

The People on Platform 5 – the brand new feel-good novel from Clare Pooley, the bestselling author of The Authenticity Project.

Join Nick Dall and Matthew Blackman for the launch of Spoilt Ballots: The Elections that Shaped South Africa in Cape Town (22 Jun)

Penguin Random House and Exclusive Books invite you to the launch of Spoilt Ballots: The Elections that Shaped South Africa, from Shaka to Cyril, by Nick Dall and Matthew Blackman.

‘I think about Eskom every day. Why don’t you?’

Recognising that Eskom poses a singular threat to South Africa is vital to our country’s future – it leads to the inevitable conclusion that the power utility simply can’t cut it anymore, says Kyle Cowan, investigative journalist at News24 and author of Sabotage: Eskom Under Siege.

Improve your week with this delicious Chocolate Mousse Pie recipe from Sifo: The Cooking Husband

Sifo: The Cooking Husband by Sinoyolo Sifo is now available from your favourite bookshop and online!

Boek en Koek met Pieter Stoffberg: Kom ontmoet die skrywer van Tenk in gesprek met Phyllis Green in Pretoria! (25 Jun)

Penguin Random House SA en Graffiti Boeke nooi jou hartlik uit na die bekendstelling van Tenk deur Pieter Stoffberg.

Don’t miss Onke Mazibuko at Book Circle Capital in Melville chatting about his debut novel The Second Verse (23 Jun)

Penguin Random House and Book Circle Capital invite you to the launch of The Second Verse by Onke Mazibuko.

Get cooking with Dad this Father’s Day! (PLUS! Win a cookbook hamper)

Penguin Random House SA has rounded up four fabulous cookbooks to give Dad this Father’s Day!

‘Everest had taken on huge significance in my life’ – Read an excerpt from My Journey to the Top of the World by Saray Khumalo

Penguin Random House has shared an extract from My Journey to the Top of the World by Saray Khumalo.

‘Die wisselwerking tussen mens en mens fassineer my’: Lees ’n onderhoud met Stella se dogters-outeur, Helene de Kock

Amanda Claassens het onlangs met Helene de Kock gesels oor haar kleurryke skryfloopbaan asook haar jongste roman, Stella se dogters.

A Million Miles Away

The Universe is the one thing that unifies us here on earth, writes astronomer Auke Slotegraaf.

‘Financial stuff I wish my dad had told me’ – read an excerpt from To 100 and Beyond: How to Make Your Money Last as Long as You Do

Penguin Random House has shared an excerpt from To 100 & Beyond: How to Make Your Money Last as Long as You Do by Wynand Gouws.

Andrew Brown on writing and creating real experiences

It’s impossible to develop a character with depth and vulnerability without drawing on your own experiences, thoughts and, yes, moods, says Andrew Brown, of his serial character, Captain Eberard Februarie.

Five minutes with Onke Mazibuko, author of the debut novel The Second Verse

Read an interview with Onke Mazibuko about his debut novel The Second Verse, out now from Penguin Random House.

Moenie die bekendstelling van Om beter te kan moor deur Christelle van Rooyen-Wessels in Pretoria misloop nie! (11 Jun)

Penguin Random House SA en The Book Keeper Shop nooi jou na die bekendstelling van Om beter te kan moor deur Christelle van Rooyen-Wessels in gesprek met Ilse Salzwedel!

Going Beyond Limitations: Saray Khumalo, the first black African woman to summit Mount Everest, on her book My Journey to the Top of the World

Saray Khumalo was the first black African woman to summit Mount Everest, in a feat that took her four attempts. Many would have called it quits, but for Saray, this was about more than climbing a mountain; this was her purpose, and she would do whatever it took to see it fulfilled.

The Unburnable Book: Margaret Atwood aims a flamethrower at an ‘unburnable’ edition of The Handmaid’s Tale to protest book banning

Margaret Atwood has produced a special fireproof edition of her classic, and often banned, novel The Handmaid’s Tale, to protest the banning of books in America and around the world.