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From crime and fantasy to romance and human drama there is something for every reader to enjoy in this anthology of contemporary short stories from South Africa. This is Volume 3 in the It Takes Two! series.

 

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A collection of blogs, stories, poems, and articles to get you thinking, talking, laughing – and crying.

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Another collection of blogs, stories, poems, and articles for your reading pleasure!

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Zithembe has to find his knife to rescue his mother from the evil Army of Shadows. His friend Nom and cousin Rosy put their lives at risk to help him. Read this exciting book in the Shadow Chasers series!

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Mondli is captain of Sandview A Under 17 and is doing his best to lead his team. When the competing demands of home and team cause clashes in his life, Mondli realises just what leadership is really about.

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Fordsburg Fighter: Journey of an MK volunteer is the compelling story of Amin Cajee’s experiences in Umkhonto we sizwe.

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News, posts and praise about our publications

We’re hiring! Office Administrator position available

Excellent administrative skills? Friendly and helpful? Looking for a job where you make a difference? Cover2Cover Books, an independent publisher, is seeking an Office Administrator to join our small energetic and fun team. If you love books, this is for you: we want...
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“You are so special that not even you know it yet” — The Shadow Chasers series

Bontle Senne hopes to publish her third book for tweens in the nail-biting Shadow Chasers series before she turns thirty in October this year.  Heather Robertson asked the talented author of Power of the Knife and Lake of Memories about the stories that  shaped the...
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South African kids are hungry for relevant, local literature!

Bontle Senne chats about stampeding children, bullies, academic dissertations and things that go bump in the dark… Her latest deliciously creepy book for tweens is now out – look out for Lake of Memories, Book 2 in the Shadow Chasers series. It’s illustrated...
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Inspiring young South Africans to #LoveReading

(from left) Cebisa Zono, Nandipha Tshabane and Ndibulele Sotondoshe holding copies of the new book. Cover2Cover and FunDza Literacy Trust are delighted to welcome their latest book into the world! #LoveReading is a collection of blogs, articles, poems and stories by...
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Soccer series aims to get young readers hooked on books

Cover2Cover Books was honoured by a visit from prizewinning author Jayne Bauling, who joined us to promote her new book Playmaker. Our partner, FunDza Literacy Trust, cohosted. Playmaker is the first in a trilogy and is set at a fictional local teen soccer club....
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“Mmm a touching, inspiring, motivating and courageous story, wow, impressed.” “Love this story wish there were more like this.” This was such a cool read … the message at the end was awesome. “Wow, interesting story, real situations affecting our lives.”

Fundza Fanz – Praise for It Takes Two Vol 2

Ruth Carneson was in conversation with Justice Albie Sachs in Cape Town on 27 January. He said Girl on the Edge “ … drew me in very powerfully… a highly readable and very moving book…” Like so many struggle kids, she grew up in terror – but this stirring memoir offers far more than anger.