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Pretend You Don't Know Me | Poetry & Poetry Anthologies

Finuala Dowling

Pretend You Don’t Know Me brings together in one volume the best of Finuala Dowling’s funny, poignant and idiosyncratic poetry from four earlier prize-winning collections, with a section devoted to new poems. This new collection contains her iconic poem ‘To the doctor who treated the raped baby and who felt such despair’ as well as her tragi-comic cycle of poems on the theme of her mother’s dementia, and other hugely popular poems like ‘Butter’.

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Talk of the Town | Short Stories & Fiction Anthologies

Fred Khumalo

Talk of the Town by award-winning writer Fred Khumalo comprises short stories he wrote over many years. In this vibrant collection Khumalo explores identity and...

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Die dekonstruksie van Retta Blom | Fiction

Zelda Bezuidenhout

For years Lauretta has been blissfully happy in the role of mother and spouse in her painfully neat white-and-beige dream house. Then one Thursday morning her...

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Die wolkversamelaars | Fiction

Nadia de Kock

The last wish of an old friend sends Talla to Glencoe Valley in Scotland. She meets a vagabond, Mikey, and becomes involved in the search for his missing love,...

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Niq Mhlongo

Niq Mhlongo was born in 1973 in Soweto. He has a BA from the University of the Witwatersrand, with majors in African Literature and Political Studies. His first...

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