Storytime Saturday

Storytime Saturday

Saterdae is Storietyd op Bargain Books se Facebook-blad! In samewerking met NB-Uitgewers deel ons interessante inhoud oor kinder- en jeugboeke: uittreksels, aktiwiteite, boeklokprente én onderhoude met skrywers, vertalers en illustreerders . . . Tye: 10:00vm en...

2020 South African Book Awards – The Shortlist

2020 South African Book Awards – The Shortlist

Each year, the South African Book Award is given to the book determined to be the favourite of booksellers across the country. In this sense, it’s an award far more accessible than those picked by a small panel of experts – not that there’s anything wrong with that,...

Ken Follett and his New Kingsbridge Epic

Ken Follett and his New Kingsbridge Epic

Ken Follett is widely renowned and hugely respected as a craftsman of historical epics. As a bestselling novelist, he ranks up there with Wilbur Smith, Tom Clancy, Dan Brown and Jeffrey Archer. Though he is arguably best-known for his historical trilogies, he has also...

Interview with Dorothy Koomson

Interview with Dorothy Koomson

  Here we’ll be taking a look at Koomson’s new book, as well as its precursor, and we’ll be sharing her kind responses to the questions that we asked her about her career and All My Lies Are True.   About Dorothy Koomson English author Dorothy Koomson has a...

Storytime Saturday

Storytime Saturday

Saterdae is Storietyd op Bargain Books se Facebook-blad! In samewerking met NB-Uitgewers deel ons interessante inhoud oor kinder- en jeugboeke: uittreksels, aktiwiteite, boeklokprente én onderhoude met skrywers, vertalers en illustreerders . . . Tye: 10:00vm en...

September Book of the Month: Think Like a Monk by Jay Shetty

September Book of the Month: Think Like a Monk by Jay Shetty

Across multiple cultures, and with some longevity, the image of a monk consistently conjures a sense of inner peace, calm, acceptance and devotion to higher principles… things we could all do with achieving a little more fully. As it turns out, it is not as difficult...

Interview with Sam Beckbessinger

Interview with Sam Beckbessinger

Don’t you wish you’d started saving and investing when you were younger? Well, this is the book that aims to get kids thinking about the basics of money, and lay the solid foundation in financial education that most of us never had. Featuring playful illustrations,...

Storytime Saturday

Storytime Saturday

Saterdae is Storietyd op Bargain Books se Facebook-blad! In samewerking met NB-Uitgewers deel ons interessante inhoud oor kinder- en jeugboeke: uittreksels, aktiwiteite, boeklokprente én onderhoude met skrywers, vertalers en illustreerders . . . Tye: 10:00vm en...

The Return of Skulduggery Pleasant

The Return of Skulduggery Pleasant

  The world’s greatest skeleton sorcerer/detective and his feisty protégé are back with another villain-laced, dimension-hopping flight of dangers and thrills.   But first, a note about the two series: Skulduggery made his fiery debut way back in 2007. Since...

Storytime Saturday

Storytime Saturday

Saterdae is Storietyd op Bargain Books se Facebook-blad! In samewerking met NB-Uitgewers deel ons interessante inhoud oor kinder- en jeugboeke: uittreksels, aktiwiteite, boeklokprente én onderhoude met skrywers, vertalers en illustreerders . . . Tye: 10:00vm en...

More from Our Favourite Awesome Friendly Kid

More from Our Favourite Awesome Friendly Kid

    To date, as many, many of us know, not least those of us with kids, there have been thirteen volumes of Greg Heffley’s Diary… The Diary of a Wimpy Kid. The series has been instrumental in encouraging an entire generation of reluctant readers to get stuck into...

Books for Superfans of the Harry Potter World

Books for Superfans of the Harry Potter World

  As with so many sensational, prodigiously adapted series, there’s more or less no reader, movie-goer, quiz-taker or smart phone owner that needs an introduction to the world of the Harry Potter Books. Its inception and meteoric rise to literary and cinematic...

Storytime Saturday

Storytime Saturday

Saterdae is Storietyd op Bargain Books se Facebook-blad! In samewerking met NB-Uitgewers deel ons interessante inhoud oor kinder- en jeugboeke: uittreksels, aktiwiteite, boeklokprente én onderhoude met skrywers, vertalers en illustreerders . . . Tye: 10:00vm en...

Some August Highlights

Some August Highlights

  For the first month in a few, August is really seeing plenty of exciting releases. We’re talking big titles, smash hits and uplifting gems. Here’s a handful of books that you won’t want to miss this month.   Miss Benson’s Beetle by Rachel Joyce It seems...

The Books of Sarah J. Maas: An Overview

The Books of Sarah J. Maas: An Overview

The series for which fantasy author Sarah J. Maas is best known, Throne of Glass, began its life when she was just sixteen years old. It began as a reimagining of Cinderella, positioning the character not as the put-upon and abused servant as which we know her, but as...

Hannes Barnard Q&A

Hannes Barnard Q&A

        Hannes Barnard is die jongste van drie broers en die seun van ’n dominee. Tussen 2002 en 2012 is hy woonagtig in Engeland, waar hy meestal as projekbestuurder vir ’n konstruksiemaatskappy werk. Ná dit het hy vir twee jaar in die Seychelle gewerk. Hy en sy vrou...

Storytime Saturday

Storytime Saturday

Saterdae is Storietyd op Bargain Books se Facebook-blad! In samewerking met NB-Uitgewers deel ons interessante inhoud oor kinder- en jeugboeke: uittreksels, aktiwiteite, boeklokprente én onderhoude met skrywers, vertalers en illustreerders . . . Tye: 10:00vm en...

David Baddiel and His Most Recent Book, The Taylor Turbochaser

David Baddiel and His Most Recent Book, The Taylor Turbochaser

  Comedian, television personality and author David Baddiel has by now made quite the smash with his middle-grade children’s books. And rightly so. His novels are reliably hilarious, invariably exciting and usually quite thoughtful. Like all the best children’s...

Storytime Saturday

Storytime Saturday

Saterdae is Storietyd op Bargain Books se Facebook-blad! In samewerking met NB-Uitgewers deel ons interessante inhoud oor kinder- en jeugboeke: uittreksels, aktiwiteite, boeklokprente én onderhoude met skrywers, vertalers en illustreerders . . . Tye: 10:00vm en...