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Boekbekendstelling van Narsiste, Psigopate, Stalkers en Sadiste deur Andre le Roux

Thursday, July 27th 2017 at 5:30 PM

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Boekbekendstelling van Radbraak deur Jolyn Phillips

Wednesday, July 19th 2017 at 5:30 PM

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Launch of Firepool by Hedley Twidle

Tuesday, July 18th 2017 at 5:30 PM

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Launch of Dead Zone by Philip Lymbery

Thursday, July 13th 2017 at 5:30 PM

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Climate change and habitat destruction are not the only culprits behind so many animals facing extinction. The impact of consumer demand for cheap meat is equally devastating and it is vital that we confront this problem if we are to stand a chance of reducing its effect on the world around us.

We are falsely led to believe that squeezing animals into factory farms and cultivating crops in vast, chemical-soaked prairies is a necessary evil, an efficient means of providing for an ever-expanding global population while leaving land free for wildlife

Our planet’s resources are reaching breaking point: awareness is slowly building that the wellbeing of society depends on a thriving natural world.
From the author of the internationally acclaimed Farmageddon, Dead Zone takes us on an eye-opening investigative journey across the globe, focussing on a dozen iconic species one-by-one and looking in each case at the role that industrial farming is playing in their plight. This is a passionate wake-up call for us all, laying bare the myths that prop up factory farming before exploring what we can do to save the planet with healthy food.

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Launch of If I Stay Right Here by Chwayita Ngamlana

Tuesday, July 11th 2017 at 5:30 PM

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‘Chwayita has a fresh, innovative style. This is storytelling at its best; an absolute winner’ – Thabiso Mahlape

Shay a seemingly shy and innocent journalism student, is sent to a female prison to cover a story on an inmate, but falls in love instead. Two months later, Sippy, Shay’s love interest, is out of prison and they move in together. On the outside, Sippy is the haunted one in the relationship, but as their love story unfolds, it turns out that Shay has her own secrets. This immersive and interesting story – written with no small amount of flair and intensity – is sexually charged and filled with moments of lacerating violence, both emotional and physical. At heart, it is the story of a woman’s inability to let go of that which both nourishes and destroys her.

Chwayita Ngamlana was born and raised in Grahamstown. She is an only child who found comfort and companionship in reading and writing from the age of 10. She has a degree in music and has her master’s in Creative Writing. This is her debut novel – and it won’t be the last.

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Storytime and Launch: The Choo Choo Park

Saturday, July 8th 2017 at 11:00 AM

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Launch of A History of the Iziko SA National Gallery

Thursday, July 6th 2017 at 5:30 PM

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Launch of The Third Reel by SJ Naude

Tuesday, July 4th 2017 at 5:30 PM

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