Top SA author Andre P Brink has died, reports say

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Reports have emerged that Andre Brink has died. (Twitter)

Reports have emerged that Andre Brink has died. (Twitter)

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Cape Town - Social media reports have emerged that author Andre P Brink died on Friday night.

Tweets from multiple sources indicate that the author of Lobola vir die lewe (published in 1962) died while on a flight from Europe to SA.

The author's last book Philida was published in 2012 and beyond an extensive career, also won a number of literary awards.

In 2005, he played himself in the TV soap, 7de Laan.

Here are a few of the tweets:

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