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Buys. ’n Grensroman | General Fiction

Willem Anker

Coenraad de Buys was the most dangerous man around in the Cape of the late seventeen hundreds. He was a giant, a legend, a polygamist, a swindler and a big talker, the bane of government; father to chieftains and a whole Buysvolk of his own. He restlessly walked the uneasy landscape of southern Africa like the wild dogs who were always at his heels, always in his head – especially the earless dog who put Buys on his renegade path. He was...

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Witwatersrand | Crime & Thriller

Wilbur Smith

It is the 1870s and twin brothers Sean and Garrick Courtney are born into the wilds of Natal. They could not be more different, and fate, war and the jealous...

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Papwa: In the Grip of a Champion | Biography: Sport

Maxine Case

Sewsunker "Papwa" Sewgolum (1930–1978) was a South African golfer who carved a niche for himself in golfing folklore when he became the first golfer of colour...

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Pens Behaving Badly | General Fiction

Paige Nick

Paige is best known for “A Million Miles From Normal”, her weekly column in the Sunday Times Life & Style magazine. As one of the anchor columnists of the Life...

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The Fetch | General Fiction

Finuala Dowling

The coastal settlement of Slangkop, near Cape Town, comes alive over weekends when mercurial Chas Fawkes holds court at Midden House. Invited to one of his...

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What Poets Need | General Fiction

Finuala Dowling

Poet John Carson lives in a crumbling seaside house with his sister and niece. Winter is upon him, and he writes feverishly to the woman who has abandoned him...

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Willem Anker

Willem Anker was born in Citrusdal on February 3, 1979. He matriculated at Hugenote High School in Wellington in 1996. He has worked as barman, weaver, security...

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