ARTICLES RELATING TO BOOKS

Win 1 of 2 signed copies of Death by Carbs

2016-02-02 10:36

We’re giving you the chance to win 1 of 2 copies of Death by Carbs by SA author, Paige Nick. Enter now!

When Banting leads to murder

2016-02-01 13:31

A hilarious, satirical novel investigating the infamous Banting Professor Tim Noakes's mysterious (fictional) death.

Things your mama never told you

2016-01-11 00:00

"You will want to be angry. If you are angry, you will be called An Angry Young Woman, or worse, An Angry Old Woman, or even worse, An Angry Feminist."

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We highlight the must-reads we loved this year.

We highlight the must-reads we loved this year.

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Browse through this list of books and make sure to add it to your Christmas wishlist this year.

Browse through this list of books and make sure to add it to your Christmas wishlist this year.

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The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - Part 2: what we thought

2015-11-20 11:38

The rebellion is out in full force, but does the final instalment end with a blazing inferno or just a warm fizzle? You decide.

So, when last were you able to afford a book?

2015-11-12 12:54

Have you noticed how expensive books are becoming lately? Tammy February has decided to ask a bookseller and publisher for an explanation.

Why books in SA are expensive

2015-11-12 09:29

To understand book pricing one has to understand how books are sold in the South African market, says Lood du Plessis, bookseller and Marketing Director of TFS Book Services

6 ways to afford books

2015-11-06 13:25

With the Rand plummeting, it’s no surprise that the prices of books have increased. We share 6 of the best ways save on costs.

Why women are still blamed for their own rapes

2015-10-28 14:28

Emma O’Donovan wakes up in pain. She’s not wearing any underwear and has absolutely no idea what happened to her the previous night. Is it still rape if you can’t remember?

 

Book review: My Brilliant Friend by Elena Ferrante

2016-02-01 13:32

Set in Naples in the '50s, My Brilliant Friend is a story about the beginning of a life long friendship and the romantic Italian city of Naples.

Books that made you ugly cry

2016-01-15 12:27

There’s always that one book that goes out of its way to break your heart.

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They may be fictional, but our book hero husbands are just the best.

They may be fictional, but our book hero husbands are just the best.

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Haven’t joined the adult colouring craze that’s been taking the world by storm? These books will have you addicted in no time.

Haven’t joined the adult colouring craze that’s been taking the world by storm? These books will have you addicted in no time.

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What if there were No Whites in South Africa?

2015-12-01 08:10

The Editor-in-Chief of City Press examines what it means to be South African in a country with our unique racial history.

The Diary of Anne Frank has a co-author. Huh?

2015-11-17 20:30

The Anne Frank Fonds foundation has named Anne Frank’s dad as co-author of her diary – possibly to get around copyright laws.

The price of books in South Africa

2015-11-12 09:29

Why are books in South Africa so expensive at the moment? Jeremy Boraine, publishing director of Jonathan Ball publishers responds.

Authors we’d love to have dinner with

2015-11-10 10:48

Which author would you love to share an evening meal with? We asked. You answered.

What will happen in the event of a blackout?

2015-11-05 13:23

The government was first warned about the electricity crisis back in 1998. It’s 2015 and we’ve reached crisis point. Is the worst still to come?

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From Stephen King to Dean Koontz, these books will send chills down your spine.

From Stephen King to Dean Koontz, these books will send chills down your spine.

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