Joining The Dots – Unauthorized Biography of Pravin Gordon

Pravin Gordhan has been at the centre of many of the storms that have torn through South Africa’s political landscape. He’s been investigated by the Hawks, fired as finance minister, accused of running a ‘rogue unit’ at SARS and come up against the public protector, to name a few. Seasoned journalists Jonathan Ancer and Chris Whitfield take…

Ougat by Shana Fife

By the time Shana Fife is 25 she has two kids from different fathers. To the Coloured people she grew up around, she is a jintoe, a jezebel, jas, a woman with mileage on the pussy. She is alone, she has no job and, as she is constantly reminded by her community, she is pretty much worthless and…

Sooley by John Grisham

In the summer of his seventeenth year, Sam­uel Sooleymon gets the chance of a lifetime: a trip to the United States with his South Sudanese teammates to play in a showcase basket­ball tournament. He has never been away from home, nor has he ever been on an airplane. The opportunity to be scouted by dozens…

AUTHOR INTERVIEW MONIQUE SNYMAN

Monique Snyman lives in Pretoria, South Africa, with her husband and an adorable Chihuahua. She’s the author of MUTI NATION, a horror novel set in South Africa, and THE NIGHT WEAVER, the first instalment in a dark fantasy series for young adults. Monique and I have run into one another at the occasional writer functions…

10 #Novels that Inspired my Love for Reading – Part 1

By now everyone who follows my Twitter, Facebook or LinkedIn account would have seen that I am undertaking the beautiful journey that reflects on the 10 Novels that has Inspired my love for Reading over time. Today I would like to share the 1st part of my journey. Kringe in ‘n bos being #book1 on my list…

Jonathan Ball Touring Authors

Jonno Proudfoot Venue:  PnP Good Food Studio, corner William Nicol and Republic RoadJohannesburgDate: Wednesday, 6 February2019Time: 17:00 for 17:30 Deon Maas Venue:  La Bottega, 160 Sir Lowry Rd, Woodstock, Cape Town, 7925Date: Tuesday, 12 March 2019Time: 18:00 for 18:30 Venue:  TBC – JohannesburgDate: Thursday, 14 March 2019Time: 18:00 for 18:30 Adam Habib Venue:  Exclusive Books, Hyde Park, JohannesburgDate: Wednesday, 13 March 2019Time: 18:00 for 18:30

Author Interview – Jeffrey Schiller – Second Chances

Jeff Schiller has been a civil litigator in Chicago for over 35 years. He specializes in commercial and intellectual property disputes. He has authored published articles concerning attorney – client relationships, college basketball and appeared at the Toronto Film festival as a panelist where he discussed intellectual property issues that relate to the film industry….