Mathematics professor scoops bad sex award with "quirky" and "wildly experimental" scenes of lust.
The novel, Five Lives at Noon provides a detailed account of the events that led to the demise of legislated apartheid.
Max du Preez's new book "A Rumour of Spring" is an insightful look at where the country is today and how we got here.
The CAR's president has insisted he has been negotiating with Joseph Kony after Washington rubbished claims that Kony was involved in any talks.
Young adult book lovers are in for a great reading summer.
A poignant debut novel reflects on life and love in a conservative farming community in the Free State.
To mark novelist Nadine Gordimer's 90th birthday,Craig MacKenzie celebrates how her work has astutely interpreted the tenor of our times.
Crime fiction continues to soar. Why this is is frequently debated.
Donna Tartt's epic of art and loss is an astonishing achievement, writes Kamila Shamsie.
Biography of Nat Nakasa provides an incomplete picture of the maverick Durban-born writer who killed himself in New York at the tender age of 28.
The oldest winner of the Nobel prize for literature, Doris Lessing was seen as a visionary and pioneer of the feminist movement.
Theories about the death of John F Kennedy are in overdrive as the 50th anniversary of his death approaches — even John Kerry is weighing in.
The biography of Nat Nakasa provides an incomplete picture of the maverick Durban-born writer who killed himself in New York at the tender age of 28.
Jane Rosenthal takes a critic's and a reader's look at Nadine Gordimer's work.
In short stories Nadine Gordimer's pen is at its most lucid, establishing this often-underrated text form as a handsome far-reaching genre.
The Nobel Prize-winning British author Doris Lessing has died at the age of 94.
Over 35 years after Stephen King's "The Shining" was first published, the horror writer has discussed its sequel titled "Doctor Sleep".
A notable debut novel - "The Blacks of Cape Town" - explores how complex issues of race colour South Africa's past, present and future.
Shaman explores the boundaries that divide science fiction imagination and history in order to try and explain who we are.