Despite a change in rules that sparked fears Americans would dominate the prize, the final Man Booker longlist reflects a 'vintage year' of fiction.
Art provides a rich background against which troubled familial relationships are explored in Ingrid Winterbach's novel "The Road of Excess".
"Amazon has done more to liberate readers and writers than any other entity since Gutenberg," states a petition in the war on book selling.
Breyten Breytenbach's work is celebrated in a study deserving of more context, conviction and heft.
One of the most celebrated poets of World War I was, for a short time, the toast of local society.
A hike through the rough country and the hardscrabble life of western Bosnia shows us the world through Gavrilo Princip's eyes.
The first instalment of our drug edition looks at books that are easy to get hooked on – if you're into misery, redemption and excruciating honesty.
Despite missing dates and facts in the late singer's life, Bongani Madondo's latest collection of essays attempts to make sense of MaBrrr's epic life.
SA has few independent bookshops, almost no worthwhile reviewing and certainly no cult of the reviewer as there is in Britain or the US.
Roxandra Dardagan Britz and Dan Wylie's witty and beautiful collaboration of poetry and printmaking smoulders with the artists' passion.
Jane Rosenthal reviews 'Dark Windows' by Louis Greenberg and 'Half of One Thing' by Zirk van den Berg.
Pat Schwartz reviews 'In Search of Happiness' by Sonwabiso Ngcowa and 'May I Have This Dance' by Connie Manse Ngcaba.
Pirate, merc and telepath – all female, but some less convincingly so than others, writes Gwen Ansell.
Books about Afghanistan tell tales of war, kite-flying, the Taliban and patience stones.
The role and relevance of Marxism to a wide variety of issues – ranging from democracy to the environment – is explored in a new book.
The intricate book covers Dale Halvorsen designs are at once gripping trailers and accurate visual summaries of the stories that lie beneath them.
Along with an exhibition, photographer Reiner Leist’s new book of photographs "Another Country" explores signature portraiture.
Jane Rosenthal on the urban intelligentsia in new novels from Perfect Hlongwane and Thando Mgqolozana.
It took Sarah Lotz just 30 pages to convince Hodder & Stoughton to make her an offer she didn't refuse: a world-rights deal for her novel The Three.