The Book Lounge

Don’t miss the launch of Between a Rock and a Hard Place by Carsten Rasch (5 March)

MFBooks Joburg and The Book Lounge invite you to the launch of Between a Rock and a Hard Place by Carsten Rasch.

Don’t miss the launch of Charles Abrahams’s new book Class Action: In Search of a Larger Life at The Book Lounge (13 Feb)

‘A beautifully told, heartfelt story about hunger, sex, identity and legal idealism and creativity. When it ended I wanted more.’ – Albie Sachs

Don’t miss Sihle Khumalo at The Book Lounge for the launch of Rainbow Nation My Zulu Arse (24 Jan)

Join Penguin Random House and The Book Lounge for the launch of Rainbow Nation My Zulu Arse, the new book by Sihle Khumalo, the bestselling author of Dark Continent My Black Arse and Almost Sleeping My Way to Timbuktu.

Don’t miss the Cape Town launch of Southern African Muckraking, edited by Anton Harber (26 Nov)

Jacana Media and The Book Lounge invite you to the launch of Southern African Muckraking: 150 Years Of Investigative Journalism Which Has Shaped The Region, edited by Anton Harber.

Don’t miss the Cape Town launch of Terry Kurgan’s new book Everyone is Present (22 Nov)

Fourthwall Books and The Book Lounge invite you to the launch of Everyone is Present: Essays on Photography, Memory and Family by Terry Kurgan.

Don’t miss the launch of Set a Table by Karen Dudley at The Book Lounge (20 Nov)

Set a Table is Karen’s latest offering, following in the footsteps of her groundbreaking and much-loved Week in the Kitchen books.

Don’t miss the launch of John Dugard’s memoir Confronting Apartheid at The Book Lounge

Jacana Media and The Book Lounge invite you to the discussion of John Dugard’s Confronting Apartheid: A Personal History of South Africa, Namibia and Palestine.

Join Mark Winkler for the launch of his new novel Theo and Flora at The Book Lounge, with Rachel Zadok

Umuzi and The Book Lounge invite you to the launch of Theo and Flora, the delightful new novel from Mark Winkler!

Join Vanessa Raphaely for the launch of her debut novel Plus One at The Book Lounge

Pan Macmillan and The Book Lounge invite you to the launch of Plus One by Vanessa Raphaely.

Join Craig Higginson in conversation with Karina Szczurek for the launch of The White Room at The Book Lounge

Pan Macmillan and The Book Lounge invite you to the Cape Town launch of The White Room by Craig Higginson.

Don’t miss the launch of Born to Kwaito by Esinako Ndabeni and Sihle Mthembu with Mohale Mashigo at The Book Lounge

Join authors Esinako Ndabeni and Sihle Mthembu as they take us on a trip down Kwaito lane at The Book Lounge.

Join Mark Winkler for the launch of Theo and Flora, with Rahla Xenopoulos at The Book Lounge

Umuzi and The Book Lounge invite you to the launch of Theo and Flora, the new novel from Mark Winkler!

Join Máire Fisher for the launch of The Enumerations at The Book Lounge

Penguin Random House and The Book Lounge invite you to the launch of The Enumerations by Máire Fisher, the author of Birdseye.

Don’t miss the launch of Illuminating Lives: Biographies of Fascinating People from South African History at The Book Lounge

Join The Book Lounge and Penguin Random House for the launch of Illuminating Lives: Biographies of Fascinating People from South African History.

Don’t miss the launch of Mohale Mashigo’s new book Intruders at The Book Lounge

The Book Lounge and Pan Macmillan invite you to the launch of Intruders by Mohale Mashigo.

Don’t miss the launch of A Person My Colour: Love, Adoption and Parenting While White by Martina Dahlmanns

Modjaji Books and The Book Lounge are thrilled to invite you to the launch of Modjaji’s latest memoir, A Person My Colour: Love, Adoption and Parenting While White by Martina Dahlmanns with contributions by Tumi Jonas-Mpofu.

There Goes English Teacher: Forthcoming memoir from Modjaji Books launching twice in Cape Town

Searingly honest, heartachingly funny and deeply sad, Karin Cronje’s powerful memoir There Goes English Teacher spans three years of adventures and misadventures as an English teacher in a small Korean village and later at a university.

Join Rebecca Davis at the launch of her new book Self-Helpless at The Book Lounge

Pan Macmillan and The Book Lounge invite you to the Cape Town launch of Self-Helpless: A Cynic’s Search for Sanity by Rebecca Davis.

Don’t miss the launch of Becoming Him: A Trans Memoir of Triumph by Landa Mabenge at The Book Lounge

Landa Mabenge will launch his new book Becoming Him: A Trans Memoir of Triumph at The Book Lounge in August.

Don’t miss the Cape Town launch of Turning and Turning by Judith February

Pan Macmillan and The Book Lounge invite you to the Cape Town launch of Turning and Turning: Exploring the Complexities of South Africa’s Democracy by Judith February.