27 thought-provoking books make the long-list for the Alan Paton Award

Alan paton longlist

The 27 books which have been long-listed for the Alan Paton Award in this year’s Sunday Times Literary Awards. Photo: BooksLive

Estelle Sinkins takes a look at the books on the long-list for the Alan Paton Award for non-fiction. Continue reading

Author, Nadia Hashimi, visits ‘Maritzburg and Durban


Nadia Hashimi. PHOTO: Chris Carter Photography

NADIA Hashimi, the international best-selling author of The Pearl That Broke Its Shell and When The Moon Is Low, will be in Pietermaritzburg on Monday, September 12 to launch her latest novel, A House Without Windows.

The event, during which Hashimi will be in discussion with Margaret von Klemperer, former books editor of The Witness, at Exclusive Books in the Liberty Midlands Mall, at 5.30 pm for 6 pm.

If you are interested in attending the launch, please RSVP to 033 342 2074 or midlands@exclusivebooks.co.za. Continue reading