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Book Club

Every day is #WorldBookDay

In honour of World Book Day, here are 10 of our favourite quotes about books, reading and the power of stories. more

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Why some people are racist

In his book, Black Brain, White Brain, Gavin Evans examines and challenges the myths being perpetuated about the relations between genetics, race, IQ and general intelligence. more

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Full Frontal Feminism

So, you think feminism is a dirty word? This reader tells us why Full Frontal Feminism is a book that’s specifically aimed at you. more

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So you’ve been publicly shamed

Public shamings are no new thing, except nowadays, we enjoy watching from behind the safety of our computer screens while we gang up mercilessly on someone who has made a mistake. more

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WATCH: Book descriptions that need to stop happening

It’s old, but it’s gold. Whether you’re a reviewer, an avid reader or both, chances are that you’ve come across these overly used descriptors. more

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The ultimate guide to the best Terry Pratchett books

Have you ever wondered which Terry Pratchett to start with, or to recommend to a friend? Here’s a guide. more

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5 things bound to happen when reading erotic fiction

Because who doesn’t dream of having their own fictional bad boy? more

Your astro guide

Searching for answers? Let our astrologers guide you...
Petra du Preez

Petra has been a practicing astrologer for over fifteen years... -Read more...

Hilarious horrorscopes

Taurus? Cancer? Libra? Here's a funny, but insightful guide to your star sign. -Read more...

PICS: We like big book (chains) and we cannot lie!

Plenty of fun was had when people from all over Cape Town gathered to witness and partake in a record breaking attempt.
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A story about a woman who chooses to abuse men instead of lying down and remaining downtrodden and beaten.  Read more

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