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Authors & Events

Coffee Morning with Gareth Crocker at Exclusive Books
29 October 2013
Join us for a coffee morning with Gareth Crocker, author of Finding Jack, Journey from Darkness, Never Let Go and King.   Date: Wednesday, 30 October 2013   Time: 10.30am for 11.00am   Venue: Exclusive Books Hyde Park, Shop U30, Hyde Park Corner, Jan Smuts Avenue, Craighall   RSVP: hydepark@...
Join us for the launch of Jerm Warfare
09 October 2013
Penguin Books and The Book Lounge take pleasure in inviting you to the launch of Jerm Warfare, a contagious collection of cartoons by award-winning Jerm.   Date: Tuesday, 15 October 2013 Time: 17h30 for 18h00 Venue: The Book Lounge, 71 Roeland Street, Cape Town RSVP: or 021 462 2425 by Sunday...
Ons raadpleeg Koos Kombuis se i-Tjieng oor e-tolhekke, stakings en die simboliek agter “Huisie by die See”
01 October 2013
Die I Ching, of “Boek van veranderings”, word al vir meer as 21 eeue in die Ooste gebruik, en is sedert die 19de eeu tot vandag toe ook in die Weste 'n wyd geraadpleegde bron. In Koos Kombuis se i-Tjieng praat hierdie wysheid jou taal: ligvoets en humoristies, maar doodernstig oor die feit dat baie mense vandag verlore voel en...
An evening with Karen Jayes, winner of the 2013 Sunday Times Fiction Prize
19 September 2013
Penguin Books and Kalk Bay Books take pleasure in inviting you to an evening with Karen Jayes, author of For the Mercy of Water.    In a country long gripped and devastated by drought, water has become the priceless commodity over which a deadly war is being waged. In remote towns and villages, far from the safety of the city,...
Patrick Flanery chats to us about the past, privacy and what's next
12 September 2013
Following the critical acclaim for his debut novel Absolution, Patrick Flanery's Fallen Land is his astonishing break-out novel; a nail-biting story powered by a fierce anger at the utter failure of the American dream, and the greatest fears that lurk in every one of us.   Both of your novels address the way history affects...