ARTICLES RELATING TO READING

How stories change your child's brain

2016-05-25 14:58

Telling stories is the first step to literacy development.

Best mystery novels to read right now

2016-03-16 11:05

Love getting thrills and chills down your spine? Then these books will be right up your alley.

Holiday reads

2015-12-22 08:00

Most of us like to use the December holidays to catch up on our reading. finweek makes a few recommendations.

Let’s Read apps a boon for SA’s pupils

2015-12-05 10:15

At a time in which ever more publishers are going digital, the next best thing to happen to African literature is here.

Genius 19-month-old can read!

2015-11-23 11:17

Have you ever seen a baby reading at 19 months? This little boy does it over and over again.

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

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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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5 reasons to check out the Open Book Festival this year

2015-09-11 12:08

Are you a book enthusiast and not sure what to do with your weekend? Here’s why you should attend this epic, annual event.

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From the hottest new fantasy fiction, to the latest Harper Lee novel, these are the books that should be added to your to-be-read pile.

From the hottest new fantasy fiction, to the latest Harper Lee novel, these are the books that should be added to your to-be-read pile.

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How to fix SA's alarmingly low reading rates

2015-06-24 21:15

Teachers who are competent to teach reading are essential to achieve the national goals for reading literacy, according to an academic.

 
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These absorbing reads explore what happens when one gets caught up in communities whose beliefs border on the fanatical.

These absorbing reads explore what happens when one gets caught up in communities whose beliefs border on the fanatical.

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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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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 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.

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.

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Loved the books and the TV show? These books may just become your new favourite reads.

Loved the books and the TV show? These books may just become your new favourite reads.

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Good books vs bad behaviour

2015-08-11 12:53

How much does an author’s behaviour influence your decision to read that author’s book?

The 5 stages of going through a book break-up

2015-07-20 13:08

Because life's way too short to read a bad book.

All the sad places

2015-06-08 11:49

Books might not be able to completely cure depression, but they do get you through some of the worst times.

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