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A Sample of Forthcoming and New Books

Here you will find a selection of our favorite books.

book coverFeminist Fathering/Fathering Feminists
Nicole L. Willey and Dan Friedman
Feminist Fathering/Fathering Feminists is a collection that interrogates several things at once.  First, we have had to struggle with basic definitions. What is fathering practice, and who can be a father?  Fathering in all its guises is in the process...
book coverA Pig in a Parachute
Rebecca Tortello
Playtime is adventure time with A Pig in a Parachute. The story brings quirky, colourful, and furry animals like silver snakes and lavender lions, twirling, flying and careening from the pages.  Kids learn new words while exploring dreams and being...
book coverCharlie the Crocodile And Other Ridiculous Rhymes
Theresa C. Givans
Sleepy Crocodiles, yummy Jamaican treats and moon-cows with impeccable table manners, await you in this delightful picture book which features nursery rhymes with a Jamaican twist. Charlie the Crocodile and Other Ridiculous Rhymes, with it’s silly, memorable and utterly fun...
book coverYum Yum Yummy!
Theresa C. Givans
With, colourful, tangy and tasty Caribbean fruits, like sweet sops and star apples, that are oh so juicy and sooo yum, yum, yummy, this wonderful picture book is full of rhythm, rhyme and lots of flavour! It encourages healthy eating...
book coverCatching Tadpoles
Ronnie Kasrils
Ronnie Kasrils’s memoir reflects on compelling questions as to what turned a white youngster from a modest background into a life-long revolutionary of note. A tiny minority who abandoned a life of privilege were the antithesis of conventionality and toeing...
book coverThe Fourth Domestic Revolution
Stephen Francis & Rico
 Outrageously funny with unerring humour and intelligence – Cosmopolitan  A superb mixture of sitcom, satire and South African stuff. – Zapiro  Has won the hearts of millions! – Mail & Guardian    Stephen Francis and Rico are back with the latest Madam and Eve...
book coverWhich Side is Up?
“I do believe that cartoons have a second life in other forms – especially now with the internet – and then they have a third life in books; they become a historical thing.” – Zapiro What would life be like without...
book coverA Dark Iris
Elizabeth J. Jones
It is 1972 and 12-Year-old Rebekah Eve is excited to be on her way to the prestigious Meridian Institute with her best friend, Wanda. But Rebekah’s joy is dampened by her parents’ separation. She misses having her father at home...
book coverB is for Breadfruit
Staysean Daley
B is for Breadfruit is a charming, colourful, vibrant set of alphabet flashcards that bring more than a fun way to learn the ABCs. Along with the alphabet, budding readers are introduced to Jamaica’s rich, diverse culture. From vibrant ferns...
book coverThe Dark of the Sea
Imam Baksh
Obsessed with girls, devoid of muscles and faced with hostile teachers and a reading disability, 15-year-old Danesh has been struggling to survive life in the lower bowels of the Essequibo high school system. In a community wracked by alcoholism, suicide...
book coverAn Unwitting Assassin
Susie Cazenove
The intimate and personal story behind the man who tried to kill Verwoerd but didn’t succeed Release scheduled for anniversary of the assassination attempt Follows the success in 2018 of The Man Who Killed Apartheid “The raucous wail of sirens pierced the quiet...
book coverFlorentius The Gardener
Kęstutis Kasparavičius
Florentius is the best gardener in the Bear Kingdom. His wonderful colourful roses are popular throughout the country. But one day at the Flower Market the Queen asks him to produce a black rose for her. He has never done...
book coverIf I Only Had Time
Evald Flisar
Lost in the imaginary landscapes of novels and film, 22-year old Simon learns that he is terminally ill and has at best a year to live. Now the young student wants to cram everything life has to offer into this...
book coverScary Fairy in Wicked Wood
Jana Bauer
This is highly imaginative and funny book, full of amusing characters and amazing events. Have you ever met a fairy that romps about, disturbs the peace, corrupts the young and swears? Watch out, here comes Scary Fairy! Banished by her grandmother...
book coverA to Z of SA Politics 3rd Ed
Kashiefa Ajam, Kevin Ritchie, Lebogang Seale, Janet Smith, Thabiso Thakali
Puzzled by the difference between a coalition and confidence-and-supply? Confused about how McKinsey, Trillian and a bunch of corrupt individuals at Eskom fleeced the utility? Don’t know your Nhlapo Commission from your Moerane Commission? The third edition of Jacana’s popular...
book coverA Little Horse Called Pancakes
Candice Noakes-Dobson
Meet: A Little Horse Called Pancakes… !  Adapted from real-life characters and events within the Cape Town horse-riding community. Set against the backdrop of an all-important dressage competition, these three stories see a legendary miniature horse taken ill by a life-threatening...
book coverTullula
AUTHOR Refiloe Moahloli ILLUSTRATOR Simon Mahlo
Tullula is a majestic bird born into royalty - the ndunas of the herd.  Being a nduna means having to guard the skies at night (although its not entirely clear what the ndunas are guarding against).  Tullula longs for something different, so...
book coverSkin We Are In
Sindiwe Magona & Nina Jablonski
When we meet someone, one of the things we notice is the colour of their skin. But what can someone’s skin colour tell us about them? Despite what some people say, your skin means very little! Inside we’re all the...
book coverThe President's Keepers
Jacques Pauw
Investigative journalist Jacques Pauw exposes the darkest secret at the heart of Jacob Zuma’s compromised government: a cancerous cabal that eliminates the president’s enemies and purges the law-enforcement agencies of good men and women. As Zuma fights for his political life...
book coverKwezi Comic Book
Loyiso Mkize
Gold city is in for a big surprise! Mr Mpisi and his cohorts have met secretly to devise a plot to undo the rise of Kwezi and the superhero phenomena. They unleash Mamadou, a raging giant from the hidden land...

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