Shop Menu

"Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple."

~ Dr. Suess

"I love deadlines. I like the whooshing sound they make as they fly by."

~ Douglas Adams

"Don't tell me the moon is shining; show me the glint of light on broken glass."

~ Anton Chekhov

Author Archive | Justine

Exclusive Books Homebru 2016: Events

Homebru Main Banner

Exclusive Books Homebru celebrates great South African authors and great South African books throughout the month of June. Click here for the full 2016 EB Homebru selection Click here for the complete 2016 Homebru catalogue (PDF download) Fanatics members earn double points on all Homebru titles from 1 – 30 June 2016; click here for […]

Read More

Centenary of Native Life in South Africa by Sol Plaatje

Native Life in South Africa

2016 marks the centenary of Solomon Tshekisho Plaatje’s Native Life in South Africa, a detailed and moving appeal against the Land Act of 1913. The immemorial opening phrase of the book describes the Act’s devastation: “Awaking on Friday morning, June 20, 1913,” Plaatje wrote, “the South African native found himself, not actually a slave, but […]

Read More