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Find out how parents can manage teens’ aversion to lockdown – join Megan de Beyer, author of How to Raise a Man, in an online event (29 April)

Join Megan de Beyer, author of How to Raise a Man: The Modern Mother’s Guide to Parenting her Teenage Son, in discussion with Pippa Hudson live on Cape Talk as they discuss how parents can manage their teens during lockdown.

Beyers de Vos gekies vir die Jakes Gerwel Stigting en PEN Afrikaans Skrywersresidensie 2020: ‘Al wat ek kan doen is om die boek te skryf wat ek wil skryf’

Beyers de Vos is vandeesmaand aangewys as een van ses skrywers wat gekies is vir die Jakes Gerwel Stigting en PEN Afrikaans Skrywersresidensie 2020. Sy debuutroman Wrok (in Engels: Talion) is tans beskikbaar as e-boeke op Amazon en Kobo.

Jack Reacher is back! Read an excerpt from The Sentinel by Lee Child and Andrew Child

Penguin Random House has shared a first-look excerpt from The Sentinel by Lee Child and Andrew Child!

Don’t miss a webcast with Douglas Kruger, author of Virus-Proof Your Small Business: 50 Ways to Survive the Covid-19 Crisis

Exclusive Books and Penguin Random House invite you to a webcast with Douglas Kruger, author of Virus-Proof Your Small Business: 50 Ways to Survive the Covid-19 Crisis. 

‘Toe die vyfde yssomer aanbreek en die son steeds nie skyn nie, het die uittog begin’ – Lees ’n uittreksel uit In ’n land sonder voëls deur Harry Kalmer

Lees ’n uittreksel uit die wyle skrywer Harry Kalmer se roman In ’n land sonder voëls, wat onlangs benoem is vir die Universiteit van Johannesburg-pryse vir 2020.

Dearly – Margaret Atwood’s first poetry collection in over a decade – out in November

Before she became one of the world’s most important and loved novelists, Margaret Atwood was a poet. Dearly is her first collection in over a decade.

9 South African fiction e-books to travel away with during lockdown

All dressed up and nowhere to go? Hitch a ride with Penguin Random House SA!

Virus-Proof Your Small Business – South African business coach Douglas Kruger guides small business owners to survive Covid-19

South African business author and coach Douglas Kruger has written Virus-Proof Your Small Business: 50 Ways to Survive the Covid-19 Crisis.

Jan Tuisbly se wiele pap? Sit ’n huppel in jou stap met 8 heerlike Afrikaanse e-boeke, net vir jou

Jan Tuisbly se wiele pap? Sit ’n huppel in jou stap met agt van die beste Afrikaans boeke, nou in e-boekformaat beskikbaar! Laai hierdie heerlike Afrikaanse e-boeke hier af: bit.ly/3dYR35n

A roadtrip through an imagined post-pandemic America – watch a video of Lauren Beukes talking about the research for her new novel Afterland

Lauren Beukes’s new novel Afterland – a high-concept feminist dystopian thriller – is out now from Umuzi!

‘Sy val onomkeerbaar langs die trein in’: Lees en luister na ’n uittreksel uit Bloedsteen deur Irna van Zyl

Lees ’n uittreksel uit Bloedsteen deur Irna van Zyl en luister na ’n stukkie uit die audioboek, voorgelees deur Chris van Niekerk.

Acclaimed author Lauren Beukes returns with Afterland – a striking feminist dystopian thriller (PLUS Virtual Book Launch details)

A brilliant blend of psychological suspense, American noir, and trenchant science-fiction, Afterland is the high-concept feminist thriller that Lauren Beukes’s fans have been waiting for!

Benoem vir die UJ-pryse vir 2020: In ’n land sonder voëls deur Harry Kalmer, Strafjaart deur Theo Kemp en Zola deur Johan Smith

Goeie nuus! Penguin Random House SA het nie minder nie as drié boeke wat ingesluit is vir die Universiteit van Johannesburg-pryse vir 2020.

Marguerite Poland’s A Sin of Omission shortlisted for the 2020 Walter Scott Prize

A Sin of Omission by Marguerite Poland has been shortlisted for the 2020 Walter Scott Prize for Historical Fiction!

How the book community can stay connected without leaving the house – some advice and ideas from Penguin Random House!

During these deeply challenging times, books can be a source of comfort and escape. Crucially, they are also a way for us to remain connected even while we’re physically apart.

Are you new to reading ebooks? Here’s a South African guide from Penguin Random House

Looking for something great to read during this lockdown period? Browse Penguin Random House’s ebooks from the comfort of your phone.

Escape to afternoons in tiny Parisian apartment in the 1970s with an excerpt from Isabelle in the Afternoon

Penguin Random House has shared an excerpt from Isabelle in the Afternoon, a moving story of passion and heartbreak from Douglas Kennedy, the internationally bestselling author of The Pursuit of Happiness.

Wen 1 van 3 kopieë van Bloedsteen of Blood Stone deur Irna van Zyl! (Kompetisie sluit 31 Maart 2020)

Drie gelukkige wenners kan elk ’n kopie van óf Bloedsteen óf Blood Stone deur Irna van Zyl wen!

Financial Freedom Through Property – how anyone can make money in property, regardless of the resources available to them

Financial Freedom Through Property – a step-by-step, practical guide on how to purchase your first investment property, written in easy-to-understand, conversational language that explains complex concepts simply.

‘Something terrible has happened … She ended up under a train.’ – Read an excerpt from Irna van Zyl’s heart-stopping new thriller, Blood Stone

Detective Warrant Officer Storm van der Merwe’s mother did not fall under the train on Paddington Station by accident. No, she’d been pushed.