The Botshabelo Writers’ Club, in partnership with the Botshabelo Public Library, will host the launch of the newly published book of poetry Dikeledi tsa Ntu a Sepedi on 19 February. The book, written by David Marosa, is aimed at promoting literature and encouraging authors to write in their home language.The launch will start at 11:00 at the Botshabelo Public Library, which is next to the magistrate’s court. The event will coincide with the recently celebrated Read Aloud Day and upcoming International Mother Language Day. It is aimed at promoting local authors and publishers and encouraging members of the public to read. Call Thabo Mosole on 073-200-8713 and David Marisa on 071-028-2625 for bookings.