REVIEWED A Platteland Pilgrimage
Wed, 28 Nov 2012 (20 months ago)
Anyone interested in South Africa’s ecclesiastical architecture and church history will find A Platteland Pilgrimage fascinating. Book review by Rose Willis. more...
NEW SA BOOK - The Mall by SL Grey
Thu, 9 Jun 2011 (3 years ago)
Gone are the days when the only books South African writers ever wrote were heavy with politics and angst. We have chick lit, we have crime, we have comedy - and we have horror, like this brand new book from SL Grey... more...
Franschhoek Literary Festival 2010
Mon, 3 May 2010 (4 years ago)
Local and international literati will converge on the Winelands once again this month for the 4th annual Franschhoek Literary Festival. more...
NOT the London Book Fair
Mon, 19 Apr 2010 (4 years ago)
It's always great to see people turning around a trying situation. We love what The Book Lounge is doing in the face of the volcanic ash's affect on local literary types who can't get to this year's London Book Fair. more...
BOOK REVIEW Kitchen Casualties
Fri, 12 Mar 2010 (4 years ago)
As previously mentioned, one of my New Year's resolutions for 2010 is to read at least 5 South African books this year. Here's a review of the first... more...