Food24 introduces Table Magic

2011-07-13 16:01

We've made it as easy as pie to book your favourite table.

Full Frontal Feminism

2015-04-20 15:23

So, you think feminism is a dirty word? This reader tells us why Full Frontal Feminism is a book that’s specifically aimed at you.

New Cinderella Movie is Downton Abbey meets GoT - and it's beautiful!

2015-04-10 15:50

Who doesn't want to experience a bit of romance and magic once in a while? The new Cinderella movie is all that. And more.

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2015-04-01 15:31

Would you download an app that allows you to clean a book's "offensive"content? Tammy February takes issue with the Clean Reader app.

Book review: The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins

2015-03-31 13:51

Brand new suspense, Gone Girl style, by a slick, competent author.

Book review: The Mime Order by Samantha Shannon

2015-03-31 11:52

“ Samantha Shannon has created an intricate world, and as readers we get the sense that she’s only showing us the tip of the iceberg.”

Book review: The Doll Collection edited by Ellen Datlow

2015-03-31 11:37

The problem with dolls, basically, is it that they’re “too human and still not human enough”.

Book review: The Evolution of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin

2015-03-31 10:47

The follow up to The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer, Hodkin’s Evolution of Mara Dyer is a story filled with nail-biting tension, intense creepiness and spine-chilling moments.

Book review: Lost & Found by Brooke Davis

2015-03-31 10:10

This quirky debut novel does not quite fit any mould, which is what makes it so touching and real.

South African author on the list of finalists for this year’s Man Booker Prize

2015-03-24 16:58

Award-winning poet and novelist Marlene van Niekerk is on the hand-picked list of finalists for this year’s Man Booker Prize.


Every day is #WorldBookDay

2015-04-23 15:06

In honour of World Book Day, here are 10 of our favourite quotes about books, reading and the power of stories.

When movies get a pornographic makeover

2015-04-14 15:27

Because where there’s a blockbuster movie, you’ll be sure to find its pornographic doppelganger, says Paige Nick.


In the mood for a binge-reading session over this long weekend? Check out our top 10 reviews and recommendations.

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Book review: More Fool Me by Stephen Fry

2015-03-31 15:52

Yet another Stephen Fry memoir, but is this one as good as his last?

Dead Cows for Piranhas: an exposé of the South African drug trade

2015-03-31 12:01

In a brilliant exposé of the South African drug trade, investigative journalist Hazel Friedman dissects all cogs in the clandestine machine, called international drug syndicates.

An old tale draped in new skin: Beastkeeper by Cat Hellisen

2015-03-31 11:46

A beautiful, bittersweet and delightfully subverted reimagining of a classic story that has been (and still is) enchanting both young and old since the age when fairy tales first began.

Book review: Big Little Lies by Liane Moriarty

2015-03-31 11:31

Big Little Lies: Think catty mothers, social snubs, schoolyard skandaal, little lies, big hatred and more twists than an aerial yoga class

Book review: Motive by Jonathan Kellerman

2015-03-31 10:25

“A fellow reviewer pointed out that, having read so many Kellermans, he thought he could outsmart the author with Motive. So did I. But we were both wrong.”

Why some people are racist

2015-03-27 10:46

In his book, Black Brain, White Brain, Gavin Evans examines and challenges the myths being perpetuated about the relations between genetics, race, IQ and general intelligence.

South African Indies Rock Book Festival is becoming a thing and you need to know about it.

2015-03-24 15:30

A talented young writer is launching her own independent book festival in Johannesburg and we have the details.

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