All posts tagged books

Petra Mason

WORK/LIFE: Petra Mason — cultural historian

Miami-based cultural historian and creative director Petra Mason discusses the beautiful books she’s been working on.

Marius du Plessis

The new cub on the block

SARAH DUFF chats to Marius du Plessis about his new Cape Town-based publishing house, Fox & Raven.

Ancient Light

Searching the past

ALEXANDER MATTHEWS reviews John Banville’s latest novel.


Lights up in sound

SIMON VAN SCHALKWYK reviews Skinned — the newest collection of poetry by Antjie Krog.

The Humans

Close to home

SARAH LAURENCE reviews The Humans, Matt Haig’s beautifully observed fifth novel.

EXTRACT: The Humans by Matt Haig

“Read poetry.” And 32 other pieces of advice for humans from Matt Haig’s fifth novel.

Gabrielle Guy Books

WORK/LIFE: Gabrielle Guy — book designer

Gabrielle Guy, the designer of an impressive collection of beautiful art books and catalogues, chats to ALEXANDER MATTHEWS about work and life.

Lauren Beukes

Being Lauren Beukes

The bestselling author discusses creativity, time travel and killer concepts with SOPHY KOHLER.