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The Quiet Violence of Dreams (2nd edition) | General Fiction

K. Sello Duiker

Herman Charles Bosman-prys (2002) Tshepo, a young student at Rhodes, has a difficult time keeping up with his own strange mind. He is absorbed in making sense of a traumatic past in a violent country and so when he finds himself at the Valkenberg mental facility it is perhaps not entirely due to “cannabis-induced psychosis”.   How is he to bring together the shattered pieces of his life? In the shady subculture of male prostitution Tshepo...

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Afrika, My Music | Autobiography: Historical, Political & Military

Es'kia Mphahlele

In this, Es’kia Mphahlele’s second autobiography – published originally in 1984 – he recounts his return to South Africa after twenty years in exile and the...

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Owning the Future: Lindiwe Mazibuko and the Changing Face of the DA | Biography

Donwald Pressly

An unauthorised biography of Lindiwe Mazibuko, the first black person to lead the parliamentary opposition in South Africa: a crucial overview of the Democratic...

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London – Cape Town – Joburg | General Fiction

Zukiswa Wanner

“I would’ve been able to live like this if Zuko hadn’t been born . . . London was good. Is good. I love London. But . . .”   1994   The world is about to...

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When the Bough Breaks | General Fiction

Casey B. Dolan

Amber Whittington-Jones is dying of cancer. In her last days she writes a series of letters to her son and husband, explaining her actions and begging for...

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Oliver Tambo Speaks | Politics: General & Reference

Oliver Tambo

This unique collection of speeches, writings and rare interviews, with a foreword by Nelson Mandela, gives a coherent and comprehensive view of the ANC’s...

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Paradise | General Fiction

Greg Lazarus

 

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Love Tastes Like Strawberries | General Fiction

Rosamund Haden

Ivan Woodall is dead. At 48. His untimely death touches the lives of all of those who knew him, especially the members of his last life drawing class. In Love...

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Rustum Kozain

Born 10 August 1966 in Paarl, Kozain studied at the University of Cape Town. He spent ten months in the United States in 1994 on a Fulbright Scholarship. He...

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