In the absence of a credible opposition party to challenge the ANC, perhaps the IMF is best placed to help the party, writes Ayabulela Dlakavu.
The short list for the annual Caine Prize awarded for a short story by an African writer was announced this week and South Africa’s Magogodi oaMphela Makhene is in with a shot to pocket the R175 000 prize money, writes Charl Blignaut.
Chessboards, DVDs, a coffee shop and iPad lounge form part of Cape Town's most popular library.
No matter how old these books are, we just cannot stop talking about or reading them.
Award-winning poet and novelist Marlene van Niekerk is on the hand-picked list of finalists for this year’s Man Booker Prize.
Nick Cannon has made a deal for a book of children's poems, coming in March of next year.
Almost 25 000 books will be donated to libraries around South Africa as part of the 2013 Open Book Festival programme.
The Open Book Festival is thrilled to announce that Tope Folarin will be featured and attending the fest.
Adele Hamilton chats to South African born author, Rosie Fiore about her latest book, Babies in Waiting.
An upcoming piece of uplifting nonfiction called The Book of Joy will have Archbishop Desmond Tutu and His Holiness the 14th Dalai Lama as its subjects.
Our readers share the scariest books they've ever read.
American girl starts inspiring (and very necessary) book drive.
A talented young writer is launching her own independent book festival in Johannesburg and we have the details.
Diane Awerbuck has been shortlisted to receive the Caine Prize for African writing. She tells us about her short story, Phosphorescence, and talks us through her journey as an author.
Yes, you heard right. The Open Book Festival has included this exciting new additional program.
An extract from My First Time, a new book that features a collection of stories from remarkable women sharing some of their most memorable and significant life-changing moments.
One stupid night with Brian. Just one, stupid, drunken shag, and now this… read an exclusive extract from South African author Rosie Fiore’s book, Babies in Waiting.
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