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 Russell Eldridge’s own family and history inspired his novel, Harry Mac

Harry Mac by Russell Eldridge.

Harry Mac by Russell Eldridge.

AWARD-winning journalist and former newspaper editor, Russell Eldridge, has penned the book, Harry Mac, inspired by his father, Stan, who edited The Witness newspaper in Pietermaritzburg from 1961 until his death in 1974. Continue reading