Salman Rushdie owns up to the classic book he’s never read

Salman Rushdie admits that there is at least one famous, big book he hasn’t read …

Lisbeth Salander has revenge in her DNA: Author David Lagercrantz on his new novel, The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye

The Girl Who Takes an Eye for an Eye – the fifth book in the series that began with The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo – is out now!

Achmat Dangor says he hopes young people will read his new book, Dikeledi

‘For young people there will be resonances – about how young people cope with the heritages of the past but also with the challenges of the future – and with traditions.’

Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀, author of Stay With Me, will be in South Africa in September

Ayọ̀bámi Adébáyọ̀, who was shortlisted for the Baileys Women’s Prize for Fiction for her debut novel Stay With Me, will be in South Africa this month.

Writing has changed my life: SJ Naudé discusses his new novel The Third Reel

SJ Naudé chatted about his new novel The Third Reel with Ayanda-Allie Paine on ENCA Weekend Wakeup recently.

‘I wanted it to be controversial’: Kalim Rajab explains the title of his book on Harry Oppenheimer – A Man of Africa

In A Man of Africa: The Political Thought of Harry Oppenheimer, Kalim Rajab looks at the influential role the prominent businessman played in twentieth century South Africa.

Watch: Sarah Lotz’s ‘terrifying’ trip down a cave to research her new book The White Road

For her latest book, Sarah Lotz ventured down a cave to make sure she got a true feel for the ‘terrifying sense of claustrophobia’.

Writing tips from highly acclaimed, number one bestselling author Peter James

Peter James is the author of the famous DS Roy Grace crime novels, which have sold 18 million copies worldwide.

Listen to Arundhati Roy read from her long-awaited second novel, The Ministry of Utmost Happiness

“How to tell a shattered story? By slowly becoming everybody. No. By slowly becoming everything .”