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8 book heroes we wish we could marry

They may be fictional, but our book hero husbands are just the best. ...read more

Lured into a religious cult

A single mother and daughter is lured into a religious cult by The Followers in a gripping tale of addiction and manipulation. ...read more

Helen Zille is writing a memoir and the internet is trying to name it.

Twitter has come up with the funniest and shadiest names for Helen Zille's upcoming memoir. ...read more

The 5 stages of going through a book break-up

Because life's way too short to read a bad book. ...read more

Book review: The Retribution of Mara Dyer by Michelle Hodkin

The final and mind-bendingly twisty conclusion to a series that proved to be unpredictable right from the start. ...read more

Book review: Fragments by Sarah Foot

Sarah Foot provides none of the glib solutions that romantic fiction traditionally offers. Instead she poses the more tricky question: When love cannot conquer all, what remains? ...read more

Funniest CVs ever

“Good day. My name is Pablo Mustafa. I am a former painting assistant to Jesus Christ and Takashi Murakami.” ...read more

Good books vs bad behaviour

How much does an author’s behaviour influence your decision to read that author’s book? ...read more

10 books to read over the long weekend

From the hottest new fantasy fiction, to the latest Harper Lee novel, these are the books that should be added to your to-be-read pile. ...read more

Book Review: The Doll's House by M.J. Arlidge

The Doll's House is the third anticipated novel and provides new terrifying, detective and investigative work in the Helen Grace series. ...read more

The Black Sash: Women for Justice and Peace

How a group of white South African women used their privilege to combat issues of racism and inequality in an effort to work towards a better South Africa for all. ...read more

Book Review: The Dream House by Craig Higginson

A beautifully poetic narrative that is filled with sad imagery; gloomy mists creep from the pages into the reader’s mind, seemingly to prepare for a dark ending. ...read more

Book Review: Go Set a Watchman by Harper Lee

Jean Louise, aka Scout, visits her hometown 20 years later, only to discover that everyone she’s ever loved and respected, has changed... and not for the better. ...read more

Book review: Primates of Park Avenue by Wednesday Martin

It’s been described as “juicy, sexy and bawdy”; as “deliciously evil”; as a whistle-blowing tell-all. But I didn’t find Primates of Park Avenue to be any of those things. ...read more

Book review: Uprooted by Naomi Novik

A gorgeous and glorious tale of love, darkness, magic, mayhem, and a little bit of mystery. ...read more

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