Flat White by Ted Botha

SA Author exposes drugs, drama & racism in New York memoir

When Pretoria boy Ted Botha moved to New York City, he was not so much an immigrant as someone on the make – a...

Meerkats in Life of Pi

South Africans featured in "Life of Pi" by Yann Martel (winner of The Man Booker Prize 2002) OK, so they're not exactly South African people,...

7-Year-Old South African becomes 1 of World’s Youngest Authors & Shares...

South African seven-year-old, Michelle Nkamankeng - who recently made history as the youngest author from Africa to be included in the list of Top...
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Karoo eBooks Launch

The next best thing to actually being in the Karoo, South Africa’s semi-desert Heartland, is to have access to the just-launched Karoo Space eBookstore. Download...

Review of Zelda La Grange’s “Good Morning, Mr Mandela”

Good Morning, Mr Mandela is a memoir verging on a romance of sorts between Zelda la Grange and her boss, Nelson Mandela, a man...

London Launch of Book on the ‘Rise and Fall of the...

The author of 'Bridge Over Blood River: The Rise and Fall of the Afrikaners', Kajsa Norman, will be in conversation with John Battersby at...

KAROO DIARY: In Search of a Keepsake

As a travel journalist, you can wander the world, see all its peoples, taste 105 different kinds of ice cream and stomp through a...

Trevor Noah Launches New Book: “Born A Crime”

Here's the first look at South African comedian Trevor Noah's new book "Born a Crime", out November 15th. Noah announced back in January that he...

Children in the Platteland, South Africa

In summer, the familiar rushing sound of the Great Fish River pumping through our home town of Cradock in the Eastern Cape is often...
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Zapiro to Smuts to a Rare Bird Adventure – Last-Minute Ideas...

Rhodes Rage, by Zapiro "In Zapiro's 20th annual he skewers another momentous year including the drama over Rhodes and other statues, Nkandla pay back the...

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